Author Archives: Haliburton United Church

Announcements – May 16, 2021

Haliburton United Church remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us online. Sundays at 10:30 a.m.: Online service. Access opens 15 minutes early to give viewers time to tune in. Visit the HUC website Watch Online page for details, or go to the channel directly through YouTube or by clicking the “Online Services” […]

Pentecost 2021 – Harry’s Letter

Dear Friends, Do you remember the first time you got glasses – or perhaps a hearing aid? Suddenly you could see (or hear) with much greater clarity. This helps give us an idea of what Pentecost is all about.  Allow me to explain. Before the day of Pentecost Jesus’ disciples were in a bit of […]

Fighting the Fog

“… for though the righteous fall seven times, they rise again …” Proverbs 24:16a The COVID-19 pandemic’s effects have seeped into virtually every aspect of our lives. It’s causing pain through illness, death, fear, overwork, financial hardship, isolation and more. For many of us, it’s also causing a kind of fog to settle in mentally, […]

Announcements – May 9, 2021

Haliburton United Church remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us online. Sundays at 10:30 a.m.: Online service. Access opens 15 minutes early to give viewers time to tune in. Visit the HUC website Watch Online page for details, or go to the channel directly through YouTube or by clicking the “Online Services” […]

Announcements – May 2, 2021

Haliburton United Church remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us online. Sundays at 10:30 a.m.: Online service. Access opens 15 minutes early to give viewers time to tune in. Visit the HUC website Watch Online page for details, or go to the channel directly through YouTube or by clicking the “Online Services” […]

Minutes for Mission: Jesse, Part 2

After a brain injury and the death of his mother, Jesse found himself homeless and sleeping in a storage unit. Now, thanks to employment training and support programs run by Mission & Service partner Stella’s Circle combined with his hard work, Jesse is a trained greenhouse technician. He leads a new social enterprise that grows […]

Announcements – April 25, 2021

Haliburton United Church remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us online. Sundays at 10:30 a.m.: Online service. Access opens 15 minutes early to give viewers time to tune in. Visit the HUC website Watch Online page for details, or go to the channel directly through YouTube or by clicking the “Online Services” […]

Announcements – April 18, 2021

Haliburton United Church remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us online. Tuesday, April 20 at 2:00 p.m.: The Official Board of the Haliburton Pastoral Charge will meet virtually via Zoom. Those unable to participate by computer can do so easily by phone. The Zoom directions for attending and the meeting documents have […]

Our Job Description

“You are the salt of the earth … You are the light of the world.” Matthew 5:13a, 14a Having been retired for several years now, I must admit that I haven’t been giving much thought to job descriptions. However,  thinking about what God expects of me has prompted me to once again think about what […]

Announcements – April 11, 2021

Haliburton United Church remains closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please join us online. Tuesday, April 20 at 2:00 p.m.: The Official Board of the Haliburton Pastoral Charge will meet virtually via Zoom. Those unable to participate by computer can do so easily by phone. The Zoom meeting link and directions for attending will be […]