Announcements for Sunday, June 10

Upcoming Gospel Readings

June 17: Mark 4:26-34
June 24: Mark 4:35-41
July 1: Mark 5:21-43
July 8: Mark 6:1-13

Readings are subject to change.

Haliburton Pastoral Charge

Monday, June 11, 7-9 pm Lochlin United Church presents Gord Kidd & Friend Shawn Chamberlin with their Gospel and Country Music Show by donation, refreshments following. 1050 Lochlin Road (off Gelert Rd.)

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. Scott Woods is a two-time winner of the Canadian Open Fiddle Contest, two-time winner of the Canadian Grand Masters Fiddle Championship, as well as Fiddle Entertainer of the Year. Joining Scott on stage is: his sister, Kendra (Woods) Norris – a multi-instrumentalist and certainly no stranger to old time fiddling, having won the Canadian Duet Fiddle Championship title 3 times with Scott. Also on stage are Canadian County Music Award Winners; Guitar Player Steve Piticco; Bass Player Peter Sisk; Drummer Bill Carruthers and champion step dancer 13 year old Leo Stock. Tickets are available by calling Jim Frost 705-457-9933 or toll free at 1-855-726-8896 to charge by phone.  Tickets also available at Cranberry Cottage and Canoe FM. Proceeds support Canoe FM.

Men’s breakfast and time of fellowship Saturday, June 23, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.  Come and enjoy a hearty breakfast of bacon and eggs.  All men are welcome.

STRAWBERRY SUPPER – ALL YOU CAN EAT – Ingoldsby United Church – 1741 Ingoldsby Road Saturday, June 23rd – 4:00  to 7:00 pm – variety of delicious salads, rolls, roast beef, ham, strawberry shortcake, tea, coffee, juice. Adults – $18.00, Children 6 – 12 – $8.00, Children 5 & Under – Free. Bazaar, craft and bake tables beginning at 9:00 am. Please join us.

VBS VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL 2018 — Where: Fellowship Room at Haliburton United  Date: Monday, July 9 – Friday July 13, 2018  Time: 9 am until noon every day  Ages: 4 to 10  Cost: $5 per child for the week to cover expenses  Needs: Volunteers – please call Jan 705 455 9195 or email Jan. One day, or more – No experience necessary. You just need a love for God and His children. Do you know of any children who would be interested in attending? Pass on the information.


St. George’s Choir presents A Spring Concert Saturday, June 16 at 2 pm and Sunday, June 17 at 2 pm at St. George’s Anglican Church 617 Mountain Street. Tickets $10.00 available at Master’s Book Store and at the door.

Remember to bring your baby bottles back on Father’s day, June 17, in support of the Pregnancy Care Centre.

Haliburton UC

Help is needed with clean up after the Presbytery Dinner June 20 from about 6:30 – 8:30. Speak to Gwen Atkinson, if you have questions or are able to help.

Pot Luck Lunch:  Our next pot luck lunch will be held on Sunday, June 24.  Help is needed with clean up.  Thank you.

There will be a brief congregational meeting after the pot luck lunch on June 24.

Treasurer’s Report: We were blessed with a large donation to replace the roof and the flooring. Another donation upgraded the screen system. Please consider prayerfully donating to the daily operation of the church.

Stewardship and Mission Offering:  The extra monthly Mission for June is School’s Cool (SIRCH).  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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