Announcements for Sunday, May 6

Upcoming Gospel Readings

May 13: John 17:6-19
May 20: John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
May 27: John 3:1-17
June 3: Mark 1:23-3:6

Readings are subject to change.

Haliburton Pastoral Charge

May is Manse Month. The upkeep of the manse is the responsibility of all 3 churches. Please donate to the Manse Fund by writing Manse Fund under SPECIAL DONATIONS on your new envelope. Thank you for your prayerful consideration.

Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods and Band “Fiddling Up A Storm” Tuesday, June 19 at 7 pm at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion, (Haliburton Highlands Secondary School). A Church in Haliburton Event. Tickets Adult $25. / Child $10. To reserve your ticket call Jim Frost 705-457-9933. Proceeds support Canoe FM.

Community

Are you 50+ and interested in meeting new people? Join us for conversation, table games and a chance to connect with others and enlarge your friendship circle. North of 50 is a new drop-in for mature adults which starts May1st in the Library at Lakeside Church, Park Street, Haliburton every Tuesday from 10 am till noon. Accessible entrance and parking are available at the back of the church. For more info call 705-457-2851.

Mother’s Day marks the “official” launch of the Formula for Success baby bottle campaign, which is The Pregnancy Care & Family Support Centre’s largest annual fundraiser.  The formula is easy: your financial support + PC&FSC = Changed Lives. Please take a bottle and fill it with your best donation and then return the bottle on Father’s Day. All donations with attached donor information will be receipted. This year, donations can also be made online by going to www.haliburtonpregnancycentre.ca. We need your support to make a difference in our community. Thank you for caring.

Haliburton UC

Pot Luck Lunch: Our next pot luck lunch will be held on Sunday, May 27. Help is needed with clean up. Thank you.

A service will be held on Sunday, June 3rd 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 May is Yonge Street Mission.  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. To see a video snapshot of life at YSM, CLICK HERE.

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.

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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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