Announcements – June 12, 2022

Upcoming Events and Notices

Haliburton United Church Financials Update: The balance sheet is improving. Thank you for your prayersr and your giving! For background information visit the Giving page on the HUC website.

Minds in Motion at Haliburton UC is now on summer vacation. This Alzheimer’s Society program will return in September.

Saturday, June 18: “Isolated” Men’s Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. All men are welcome to read and meditate on the selected scripture over breakfast at home. This breakfast will honour member John Peel, who passed away on June 10. To join the mailing list to receive the scripture, contact the office at 705-457-1891.

Sunday, June 19: Formula for Success baby bottle campaign to raise funds for the Pregnancy Care & Family Support Centre – this is the last day to return your bottle to the church. Tax receipts are issued. For details visit haliburtonpregnancycentre.ca.

Monday, June 20: Construction begins to repair the foundation on the north side after a one-year delay. The work is being funded through a grant and bequests. A section of the parking lot will be marked off until the work is done (date TBD).

Friday, June 24: Aging Together as Community – a documentary screening and discussion at 6:00 p.m. at Haliburton United Church on topics such as working together for extraordinary long-term care. Masks encouraged. Donations appreciated. Refreshments provided. RSVP at 705-457-2247 or LTCneedsyou.ca. For more information click here or download the poster.

August 15 to 19: Monarch Bible Camp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily at Haliburton United Church. Registration is now open. For details call 705-887-3625 or visit monarchbiblecamp.com.

Current Events and Notices

Monthly mission: Our mission for June is Places for People. For details and to learn how to donate, visit the Monthly Missions page.

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 online via livestream on YouTube at 11:15 a.m.

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. New participants are welcome, whether on or off web camera or by phone, even just to listen in. 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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