Upcoming Events and Notices
Sunday, May 28: Communion Service for Pentecost Sunday in church and online . Those watching online are invited to join in by having bread and wine or juice on hand.
Wednesday, May 31: Wednesday Afternoon at the Movies at St. George’s. Enjoy movie screenings at 1:30 p.m. on the last Wednesday of each month at St. George’s Anglican Church (except in July and August). Admission is free. The May screening is “Friendly Persuasion”.
May is Manse Month for the Haliburton Pastoral Charge. The Manse is also Haliburton United Church’s monthly mission for May. The upkeep of the manse is the responsibility of all churches in the charge, and each year church participants are asked to prayerfully consider contributing to the manse account to support repairs. Current projects are replacement of the oil tank (within two months, $4,000) and window replacements (TBD).
Until June 18: Formula for Success Baby Bottle Campaign. This annual fundraiser for the Pregnancy Care and Family Support Centre runs until Father’s Day. The PCFSC is 100% donor-supported and has seen that “Your $$ + PCFSC = Changed Lives.” To donate you can pick up a baby bottle at Haliburton UC and fill it or use cheque or EFT (electronic funds transfer) or use your credit card online via the PCFSC website at haliburtonpregnancycentre.ca. Tax receipts are issued.
Current Events and Notices
Monthly mission: Our mission for May is the Manse. For details and to learn how to donate, visit the Monthly Missions page on the HUC website.
Sundays: Service in church and online via livestream on YouTube at 11:15 a.m.
Tuesdays: Minds in Motion. The current session of this program runs from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Haliburton UC until June 20. 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: Ecumenical Bible Study. The group is on summer break.
Wednesdays: Women to Women Bible Study: The group is on summer break.
Sunday School: A selection of lessons and interactive materials is posted on the Sunday School web page for downloading for use at home to encourage kids in their faith. Classes are on hiatus.
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
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.