Category Special Events

World-wide Communion / Return to Church – Harry’s Letters

World-wide Communion 2020 “Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus.” 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Dear Friends, It has been a weird year, to put it mildly.  We have been holed up in our homes, required to wear masks when we go out and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Pentecost 2019 – Harry’s Letter

“I pray that out of his glorious riches he may strengthen you with power through his Spirit in your inner being…”  Ephesians 3:16 Dear Friends, Over twenty years ago an Irish songwriter named Robin Mark penned a song called ‘Revival’. He wrote, “I feel it in my spirit, feel it in my bones. You’re gonna […]

Easter 2019 – Harry’s Letter

“I want to know Christ and the power of his resurrection and the fellowship of sharing in his sufferings…” Paul, Philippians 3:10 Dear Friends, It’s been a long time coming, but spring, and with it, Easter, is finally upon us! Life is kind of like that. Sometimes there is a long winter, perhaps of sickness […]

Advent Celebrations 2018 – Haliburton Pastoral Charge

Please join us at these upcoming Advent celebrations for the Haliburton Pastoral Charge. You can also find these events in the website events calendar and event listings. Sunday, December 2 – First Sunday of Advent 10:00 a.m. singing; 10:30 a.m. service Joint Pastoral Charge Communion Service Lochlin United Church, 1050 Lochlin Rd., Minden Sunday, December […]

Harry’s Advent Letter 2017

Dear Friends, Human beings are funny in that we always seem to need something to look forward to – something ‘coming up’. It may be tonight’s episode of our favourite TV show or it may be the arrival of a grandchild. In matters both great and small we are an expectant lot. I think this […]