Announcements – April 17, 2022

Upcoming Events and Notices

Today: Easter Sunday Communion service in church and online. Viewers are invited to join us by having bread and juice or wine on hand.

The Good Friday Cantata “The Rose of Calvary” is available for viewing on YouTube – click here to watch now or click on the Online Services button at haliburtonuc.com at any time. Presented by members of the Highland Hills United Church and Haliburton United Church choirs under the direction of Melissa Stephens.

Until April 18: 2nd Annual Haliburton County Stations of the Cross Tour. Enjoy a drive-by tour of our beautiful region featuring themed local art as a way to reflect on and prepare for Easter. For details, visit the Lakeside Church website at mylakeside.ca/sochaliburton.

Tuesday, April 19: Haliburton Pastoral Charge Official Board Meeting at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held in person at Haliburton United Church and via Zoom by video and phone. Details will be emailed. For more information call the office at 705-457-1891.

Current Events and Notices

Volunteer drivers are needed for the Wheels of Hope program for cancer patients travelling to and from treatments. Contact the Canadian Cancer Society at cancervolunteer.ca or 1-888-939-3333.

Sundays: Service in church and streamed online at 11:15 a.m.

Monthly mission: Our mission for April is World Vision Canada in support of our sponsored child in Cambodia. For details and to learn how to donate, visit the Monthly Missions page.

Tuesdays from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.: Minds in Motion, an Alzheimer’s Society program designed to provide physical activity and mental and social stimulation. $30/couple for 8 weeks. Call Jennifer at 705-748-5131 x225.

Tuesdays from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.: Online Scripture Study. This ecumenical study group meets using the Haliburton UC Zoom feed. Please contact Jean Schlicklin Tyler at 705-457-2214 or email Jean for the meeting link.

Wednesdays from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.: Women to Women Bible Study. Based through Haliburton UC, participants study the Word using a simple study method, currently on Zoom. There’s no need to be on screen or to participate in discussions, and there is no homework. For more information email Lisa.

Virtual Sunday School is on hiatus. Previous lesson materials and the Sunday School songs are posted on the Services page for downloading/singalongs.

Devotions: To read notes of encouragement for a strong foundation view them via our posts or go to haliburtonuc.com/devotions.

Mission & Service stories show how your contributions to the M&S program of the United Church of Canada are making a difference. You can view these stories via our posts or by visiting the Mission & Service page.

Ways to give: To provide an offering or a donation to a mission or special project, you can write a cheque and mail it to:

Haliburton United Church
Box 281
Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0

Please ensure you have used the correct PO box number.

HUC also supports EFTs (electronic funds transfers) and PAR (pre-authorized remittance). For more details, go to the Giving page. Thank you!

Haliburton United Church website: Learn more about HUC by visiting haliburtonuc.com.

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