Announcements for Sunday, March 25

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Apr 1: John 20:1-18 or Mark 16:1-8
Apr 8: John 20:19-31
Apr 15: Luke 24:36b-48
Apr 22: John 10:11-18

Readings are subject to change.

Haliburton Pastoral Charge

“Come and Mourn with Me Awhile”: A meditative Good Friday service of scripture, anthems  and hymns, featuring the combined choirs of Highland Hills and Haliburton United under the direction of Melissa Stephens. Friday, March 30, 9 am Zion United and 11:15 am at Haliburton United. All are welcome.

Come join us Saturday, April 21, 9am-1pm at Lochlin United Church for our Spring Maplefest Pancake/Sausage Brunch and Bake Sale. Real Haliburton maple syrup, of course! All you can eat: Adults-$8.00  Children under 12-$4.00  Preschool free. Best deal in town.

Reaping The Harvest – A fundraising banquet for Monarch Summer Ministries Saturday, April 21st 5:30 pm at the Pioneer Baptist Church in Norland. Tickets are $18. or sponsor a table of 8 for $130. Matt Whittaker, former Camp Counsellor and now Vice President of business development Eagle’s Flight, is the speaker. For tickets or information call 705-887-3625 or Reservations are required.

Haliburton UC

Pot Luck Lunch:  Pot luck lunch today after the service.  Help is needed with clean up.  Thank you.

Easter Flowers: Cheryle Russell is away for an extended winter break. Therefore, she is unable to organize the Easter flowers. Cheryle spoke to a couple of people about this and the consensus is: anyone wishing to place a flower or plant in memory of a loved could purchase one for Easter Sunday Service.

Planning is underway for a Sunday service to welcome new members.  Anyone who might be interested in joining Haliburton United Church is asked to contact Rev. Harry Morgan for more information.

Stewardship and Mission Offering:  The extra monthly Mission for April is HASP (Haliburton Assistance for Single Parents).  We thank you for your support and ask that you mark your envelope when giving to this extra mission.  Take note of the Stewardship and Mission bulletin board in the foyer.  Information will be posted as it becomes available.

Bible studies:

For a time of study, prayer and fellowship, please join us:

  • Women to Women Bible Study, Tuesdays in the library 11:30 am until 1 pm. All women are welcome to join us at any time. For info call the office 705-457-1891.
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study in the library 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Library: The library is open during office hours except when being used for meetings. The librarian is available Tuesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. to help in choosing a book, DVD or teaching material (holidays excluded).

Coffee is available every Sunday before church in the foyer outside of the Fellowship Room.  All are welcome to partake and enjoy!

Need a card sent to a church family member of Haliburton United?  Call the office at 705-457-1891 or Jane at 705-457-1715.


Harry’s Sunday messages online: Unable to attend a service? Want to hear a sermon again? Check out video podcasts of Harry’s messages.


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