Author Archives: Haliburton United Church

Live online services for Good Friday and Easter Sunday

Haliburton Pastoral Charge services for Good Friday and Easter Sunday will be held live online (“streamed”) at 10:30 a.m. on April 10 and 12. The services will also be recorded for later viewing. Directions for watching the live services are below. Please note that if there are technical difficulties, the current session may need to […]

Easter 2020 – Harry’s Letter

“But in fact, Christ has been raised from the dead. He is the first of a great harvest of all who have died.” 1 Corinthians 15:20, New Living Translation Dear Friends, This will be the first time I can ever remember not being in a church service at Easter. I will be in a ‘virtual’ […]

Streaming again on March 29th, 10:30 a.m. – Harry’s letter

Hi all, From emails and phone conversations this week it appears everyone is staying home and safe and healthy. I’ve been going to the church office most days but staying quite cloistered. Lynne is sometimes there at a  distance. I’ve been learning how to make videos with sound added to pictures and such. I have a long […]

A song for the times – Harry’s posting

HUC begins live streaming services – Harry’s letter

Hi Everyone, We’ve got a plan to live stream a message on Sunday at 10 a.m. I’m just using the webcam on a laptop. We’ve tried it out a bit and it seems to work well. I’ll go live about 9:45 so people can be connected ahead of time. For those with more computer confidence there […]

HUC closed due to COVID-19 virus – Harry’s letter

Hi Friends, This note is to pass around to anyone involved with our church and other interested people. As you probably know, the church building is essentially shut down. We will have no services for the next few weeks. None of the usual groups that come to the church mid-week are coming. We’re simply trying […]

Announcements for Sunday, March 15

Upcoming Gospel Readings Mar 22: John 9:1-41 Mar 29: John 11:1-45 Apr 5: Matthew 26:14-27 or Matthew 27:11-54 Apr 12: John 20:1-18 Readings are subject to change. Haliburton Pastoral Charge Men’s breakfast and time of fellowship Saturday, March 21st, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. at Haliburton UC.  Come and enjoy a hearty breakfast of bacon and […]

Announcements for Sunday, March 8

Upcoming Gospel Readings Mar 15: John 4:5-42 Mar 22: John 9:1-41 Mar 29: John 11:1-45 Apr 5: Matthew 26:14-27 or Matthew 27:11-54 Readings are subject to change. Haliburton Pastoral Charge Today we welcome Jean Schlicklin Tyler to lead Ingoldsby in worship. Harry is at Lochlin and Haliburton. Free Family Movie Night: West Guilford Baptist Church […]

Announcements for Sunday, March 1 – First Sunday in Lent

Upcoming Gospel Readings Mar 8: John 3:1-17 or Matthew 17:1-9 Mar 15: John 4:5-42 Mar 22: John 9:1-41 Mar 29: John 11:1-45 Readings are subject to change. Haliburton Pastoral Charge SIRCH Community Services is excited to bring Repair Cafés to Haliburton County. Repair Cafés began in 2009 in the Netherlands and now take place all […]

Lent 2020 – Harry’s Letter

“The purpose of Lent is the preparation of the believer for Easter through prayer, doing penance, mortifying the flesh, repentance of sins, almsgiving, and denial of ego.”  Wikipedia Dear Friends, Wikipedia is probably not to be considered the highest authority for Christian practices, but the above quote is a fairly good description of how Christians have historically observed Lent. I’m not exactly […]