Category News and Events

Stations of the Cross Tour

HUC closes in accordance with provincial shutdown

Haliburton United Church is closing again for Sunday services and other gatherings of more than 10 people. The closure is effective December 26 until January 23 in accordance with the province-wide shutdown announced by the provincial government on December 21. The shutdown is an effort to flatten the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in […]

Advent 2020

Dear Friends, It’s not a stretch to say these are times of uncertainty. As I write this, on the day after the American election, we don’t yet know who the president will be. We don’t know when Covid restrictions will be lifted. We don’t know if we’ll be with our family at Christmas. In the […]

Announcements – Sunday, July 12

Pastoral Charge Ways to give – to donate to any of our churches, write a cheque to that church and mail it to: Haliburton Pastoral Charge PO Box 281 Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0 Please ensure you have used the correct PO box number. Haliburton UC can also accept electronic funds transfers. For more giving details, […]

Monthly missions support put on hold

Please be advised that the Stewardship and Mission Committee has officially put a hold on supporting selected missions until June 1. The missions support for April and May (Sleeping Children Around The World and Hellenic Ministries) will be deferred to June and July respectively. In the meantime, anyone who still wishes to make a donation […]

Cross Installation at HUC

Those travelling near Haliburton United Church will notice a difference now, especially at night. HUC’s new lighted cross was installed on Tuesday, April 7. The new cross shines brightly even before nightfall, serving as a beacon of hope for the community. Thanks go to the Board of Stewards for overseeing the project, and for managing […]

Easter Services Update – Harry’s Letter

Hi Everyone, I started by using the webcam on a laptop but have graduated to a video camera.  By last Sunday we’d added kids’ pictures and hymns with words for singing along. This Friday is Good Friday and at 10:30 we will be streaming a service which Melissa Stephens has put together. This will include […]

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 […]