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News for the Week of September 10, 2017

The kids have returned to school and summer vacation time, as many of us know it, has come to an end.  With that, we have returned to many of our regular routines and will celebrate this Sunday with our annual Rally Day.    Please plan to stay for lunch (corn roast & hot dogs) after service…

News for August to Labour Day 2017

Here are your announcements for the MONTH of August, through to Labour Day weekend in September! Have a look and see what’s happening at Central! And I also have some sad news to share. Cal Jones, who has joined us EVERY SUNDAY for worship for the past 8 years, passed away unexpectedly last Friday following…

Fall Quarterly Newsletter

Happy Summer Everyone! One more month of summer left and then the return to more scheduled activities in September! That also includes some traditional routines here at Central, including Rally Day BBQ, Small Group studies and Sunday School. Full details are included in your “Fall” issue of Central’s newsletter attached. Attention Seniors (young and younger!):…

News for the Month of July 2017

Here are your announcements for the MONTH of July! Have a look and see what’s happening at Central this month! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday, July 2nd. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Christopher Laird Greeters: John Frotten & Fred Dibello Worship…

News for the Week of June 25, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – I wish to highlight two items: Our annual golf tournament in support of Sleeping Children Around the World is this Sunday! Registration begins at 2:30 p.m., golf at 3:00 p.m. and dinner at 6:00 p.m. Thanks to Mark Ono for once again arranging this great event for us. Thanks…

News for the Week of June 18, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements. Please have a look and remain informed about life at Central! You will note that our annual Golf Tournament is coming up (a week from Sunday!) and we encourage you to join us for a great afternoon of fun, fellowship and a nice dinner together. And here is a reminder…

News for the Week of June 11, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements for your reading pleasure! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Peter Seidler Greeters: Vernal & Bernice Hudson Worship Visuals: Alastair McCallum Lay Worship Leader: Vida Bridgeman Gospel Reader: Sally Sandiford Sunday School…

News for the Week of June 4, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Important! This is Unionville Festival Weekend and Central will be “OPEN” as usual, although portions of Main Street will be closed both Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. We draw your attention to two special items: We are hosting an open house on Saturday…

News for the Week of May 28, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements for the week beginning Sunday, May 28th. Please read and remain informed on life at Central United Church! Of special note is Unionville Festival weekend on Saturday, June 3rd and Sunday, June 4th. Vida Bridgeman is hosting an open house at the church during the Saturday activities and needs people…

News for the Week of May 21, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Peter Miasek Greeters: Ana Arashi & Ruth Harvilla Worship Visuals: Henry Wong Lay Worship Leader: Marjorie Wetmore Gospel Reader: Joan Hubbert Sunday School…

News for the Week of May 14, 2017

This Sunday is Mother’s Day and your Worship Committee will be making a floral bouquet in honour of mothers to place in the sanctuary for the worship service. If you wish to bring a long stemmed flower to be part of the arrangement, please feel free to do so. Members of the Worship Committee will…

News for the Week of May 7, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Kathy Hoy Greeters: Barb Davies and Wilma Inkpen Worship Visuals: Mark Ono Lay Worship Leader: Ron Wyse Gospel Reader: Lynn Turner Sunday School…

News for the Week of April 30, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements for your reading pleasure. Please note that on Saturday (April 29th) we will be busy hosting our annual Prime Rib Beef Dinner which will include a Silent Auction. This promises to be a great evening of good food, fellowship and fun! The auction will continue until Coffee Hour on Sunday…

News for the Week of April 23, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! I would like to highlight that our annual Prime Rib Dinner is less than 10 days away, so be sure to get your tickets! Helpers are still needed as well, so be sure to sign up if you are able to provide assistance.  And the UCW ladies…

News for the Week of April 16, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements as of Sunday, April 16th for your reading pleasure. Being Holy Week, I remind you of our special opportunities for worship: Maundy Thursday at 7:30 p.m. including a choir Tenebrae Service and Sacrament of Communion Good Friday at 10:00 a.m. Easter Sunday at 8:00 a.m. Sunrise Service followed by a…

News for the Week of April 9, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – please read about the many activities and events at Central! In particular, I remind you that this Sunday, April 9th is Palm Sunday and the beginning of Holy Week.  We will celebrate the Sacrament of Communion at our worship service and enjoy a congregational soup lunch following the service. …

News for the Week of April 2, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements! With Easter coming, there are many worship opportunities and special activities coming up this month, so be sure to read the attachment and remain informed about life at Central. We value your participation! I should also mention that we, as a church, extend our sympathies to Chris & Lynn Pulenzas…

News for the Week of March 26, 2017

Here are your announcements for the week beginning Sunday, March 26th – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Bill Bryans Greeters: Ellena Park and Peter Chang Worship Visuals: Christopher Laird Lay Worship Leader: Doug Stirling…

News for the Weeks of March 5-19 2017

Please find the church announcements for the next two weeks/three Sundays below. To learn more about our Sunday evening Lenten worship services sponsored by the Markham/Unionville Ministerial, please click here. And here is a reminder for those on duty for March 5th, 12th and 19th. Please scroll down to check out all three dates. Sunday,…

News for the Week of February 26, 2017

Here are your announcements for the week beginning Sunday, February 26th. Happy reading! We remind you that the season of Lent begins on Wednesday, March 1st and we mark this with a special service at 7:30 p.m. All are encouraged to attend. Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday as well as…

News for the Week of February 19, 2017

Here are your church announcements for the week beginning Sunday, February 19th – happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church:  Worship Host:  Elizabeth Gaffney Greeters:  Don & Esmeralda Newnham Worship Visuals:  Christopher Laird Lay Worship Leader:   Marjorie Wetmore Gospel…

News for the Week of February 12, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Elizabeth Gaffney Greeters: Marion McCallum Worship Visuals: Alastiar McCallum Lay Worship Leader: Cheryl Neave Gospel Reader: Sally Sandiford Sunday School Leader: Karen Hauth…

Quarterly Newsletter

Here is the Lenten issue of the church newsletter.  Be sure to read about all the upcoming activities and opportunities for worship and study in the coming months. We encourage you to review our Opportunities to Serve , which was also handed out by your Church Council at our recent Annual Congregational Meeting.  If you haven’t yet…

News for the Week of February 5, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Please note that we will have the Sacrament of Communion this Sunday, as well as the Installation of Officers to welcome and recognize all council and committee members for 2017. And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for…

News for the Week of January 29, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements for the week beginning Sunday, January 29th.  Happy reading! We remind you that this Sunday’s service is followed by a soup lunch and our Annual General Meeting.  We hope many will plan to stay for a time of fellowship, good food, celebrating our past year and decision making for the…

News for the Week of January 22, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements as of January 22nd! Please read these to remain informed about life here at Central United. A couple of highlights: 1. Next Sunday, January 29th will feature a soup lunch after our worship service followed by our Annual General Meeting. We are looking for a few more volunteers to make…

News for the Week of January 15, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements for your reading pleasure.  Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church:  Worship Host:  Bruce Wilson Greeters:  Gail Heritage (plus one) Worship Visuals:  Pam Scarrow Lay Worship Leader:   Doug Stirling Gospel Reader:  Doug Stirling Sunday School Leader: …

News for the Week of January 8, 2017

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Jean Cuthbertson Greeters: The Gadelrab/McGuire family Worship Visuals: Bill Bryans Lay Worship Leader: Susan Fyfe Gospel Reader: Valerie Clubine Sunday School Leader: Eilis Wu…

News for the Week of December 25, 2016

MERRY CHRISTMAS EVERYONE! Here are your announcements covering the next two Sundays as well as a list of those on “duty” for the next five services (Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day).  Responsibilities include worship host, greeters, lay worship leader, worship visuals, communion servers, gospel reader and coffee hosts.  Please have a look…

News for the Week of December 18, 2016

Christmas is coming!   We would like to take this opportunity to personally wish you all many blessings of this glorious Christmas season as we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Now back to business; here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We…

News for the Week of December 11, 2016

Here are the weekly announcements for your reading pleasure! This Sunday is our annual Advent 3 musical presentation and it is hoped that many of you will attend to enjoy this special Christmas blessing presented by Sarah Wyse and the choir.  And a special note about Sunday School – there will be a full program…

News for the Week of December 4, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements. Please review and remain informed of the many Advent and Christmas activities and projects available through Central United. Hopefully you can join us on Friday evening for the Unionville Olde Tyme Christmas Parade followed by Hot Chocolate and Carol Singing back at the church. This is a great opportunity to…

News for the Weeks of November 20th and 27th 2016

Due to vacation time, we have combined your weekly announcements to cover both of the next two Sundays:  November 20th & 27th.  There’s lots going on so please be sure to read up on all the latest and remain informed of the many activities and worship opportunities at Central United. A couple of extra notes:…

News for the Week of November 13, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements. Please read the attachment for all the latest news: details on upcoming events, Christmas projects, etc. And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Peter Chang Greeters: Tom & Linda Patterson Worship Visuals: Alastair…

Quarterly (Advent) Newsletter

With this glorious weather it is hard to imagine it is just a little over 6 weeks until Christmas!  December 25th will be here before we know it! We hope that you can participate in some of the many activities and worship opportunities that Central offers in the coming weeks during the season of Advent…

News for the Week of October 30, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements. Be sure to have a look and be informed of Central’s many activities and announcements. Our turkey dinner is less than 2 weeks away so please get your tickets on Sunday from Don Thomson so we can properly plan for the event. (We also have tickets available in the office.)…

News for the Week of October 23, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements! Please review be informed of the many activities of our church. Katie Sandiford will be here in the service on Sunday to share her experiences with ‘Sleeping Children Around the World’. She will then join the children in Sunday School where they will have the chance to see and touch…

News for the Week of October 16, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements. There continues to be lots going on here at Central so be sure to read the attachment so you can remain informed on all church activities. We draw your particular attention to the announcements about the Steve Bell concert, Right Now Media, Small Groups, the Invest in your Faith campaign…

News for the Week of October 9, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements! Again, there is a lot happening at Central these days so please be sure to read up on all the details in the pdf file attached. All the announcements are important, but I especially draw your attention to the following items: Invest in Your Faith – please participate Right Now…

News for the Week of October 2, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements. We are becoming a very busy church with lots of activities coming up so be sure to read through the attached “announcements” file. Of special interest is our church membership in Right Now Media; a video resource for continuation of your studies.  You can learn more by clicking here. Secondly, we…

News for the Week of September 25, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements. There is a lot of new information this week, so be sure to read up on all the latest news and remain informed about life in your church. One of the items speaks to the United Church of Canada remits.  You can learn more by clicking here. And here is…

News for the Week of September 18, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements to keep you up to date on what’s happening at Central! A couple of important notes: 1. Tickets will be available again on Sunday for the Steve Bell concert on October 20th. We expect this event to be a sell-out so be sure to get yours early. Cost is $15…

News for the Week of September 11, 2016

Although you’d never know it by the weather, our summer vacation time is over and September has arrived when our lives resume some of their regular routines. We hope that you have enjoyed a relaxing few months and look forward to seeing many of you again on Sunday morning. Here are your weekly announcements. Please…

News for the Week of September 4, 2016

With the arrival of the Labour Day weekend, we have returned to “weekly” announcements. Here is your copy for this week so be sure to have a look and be up to date on church life at Central! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your…

A History of Central United Church

Enjoy a reflection of the history of Central United Church by viewing the presentation below.  Special appreciation to Cheryl Neave for putting together the presentation.

News for August 2016

Here are your announcements for this month – be sure to check them out for the latest updates on life at Central. And here is a reminder for those on duty for this Sunday, August 7th. Note – we need someone to host lemonade so last minute volunteers are always welcome! Worship Host: Karen Coll…

News for July 2016

Summer is here and I hope all of you can enjoy a calmer pace and enjoy more time outdoors. Typically, we only produce one bulletin for each of the months of July and August so I have attached July’s version for your information. Please note that I will not be sending out weekly email blasts…

New for the Week of June 26, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!  Please note a need for volunteers to move the pews out of the sanctuary on July 17th.  If you can spare us an hour that day after the service, the job would be done in no time! Additionally, we also need volunteers to serve “Lemonade on the…

News for the Week of June 19, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – please be sure to read up on all the latest church news and activities! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church.  Please note that we need volunteers to serve lemonade on subsequent Sundays in…

News for the Week of June 12, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. You will note we need someone to host the lemonade and others to serve communion. Please volunteer! (Thanks everyone for your service to your church!) Worship Host: Alastair McCallum Greeters: Vernal & Bernice Hudson Worship Visuals: Bill…

News for the Week of June 5, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! As previously announced, this weekend is Unionville Festival. Main Street will be closed all day Sunday north of the railway tracks, so you will need to enter from the south – i.e. Hwy. 7, AND, due to a community run event, access to the church lot will…

News for May, 2016

As I will be on vacation for the next 2 ½ weeks, we are publishing church announcements for the next three Sundays to you in advance.  Please have a look – you will want to note that Rev. Jim & Valerie Clubine will also be away and that Rev. Karl Burden will be on call for…

News for the Week of May 8, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Be sure to check out the notice about the Mother’s Day bouquet for those of you who wish to participate. Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Garth Dynes Greeters: John Frotten…

Summer 2016 Newsletter

The weather is getting warmer, the grass is greener, the trees are budding, the birds are singing and summer will be here before we know it! To keep you up to date on church life at Central, here is the Summer issue of your quarterly church newsletter. Pull up a chair in the great outdoors,…

News for the Week of May 1, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Garth Dynes Greeters: Glenn & Judy MacSween Worship Visuals: Christopher Laird Lay Worship Leader: Scott Wetmore Gospel Reader: Valerie Clubine Sunday School Leader: Pam…

News for the Week of April 24, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! This weekend is the roast beef dinner and our silent auction. We do hope to see many of you there! If you are not able to attend on Saturday, there will still be opportunity to bid on the auction at coffee hour on Sunday! Click here for the…

News for the Week of April 17, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – have a look and be sure to join in on Central’s activities. Our Roast Beef Dinner is fast approaching so make sure you get your tickets (available on Sunday from Jim Wright and from Sally through the week). Some volunteer opportunities are also available. Some of you will know…

News for the Week of April 10, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading. A couple of highlights: 1. UCW will have their famous pie sale this Sunday during coffee hour. Get your homemade fruit (frozen) pies for $12 each! 2. Be sure to get your Roast Beef Dinner tickets this Sunday from Scott Wetmore. The dinner is coming up fast!…

News for the Week of April 3, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Note that our beef dinner is just 3 weeks away – so be sure to get your tickets as soon as possible and invite your family and friends. This annual event is a good fundraiser for our church as well as a wonderful time to share with…

News for the Week of March 27, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host:  John Simpson Greeters:  Lindsay & Ruth Duffield Worship Visuals:  Henry Wong Lay Worship Leader:   Susan Fyfe Gospel Reader:  Debbie Mewhinney Sunday School Leaders:  Mark…

News for the Week of March 20, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!  We draw your attention to a couple of highlights: This Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week.  There are many opportunities for worship:  Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday (with a special musical presentation), Good Friday and Easter Sunday!  Details can be found by clicking here. This Sunday, instead…

News for the Week of March 13, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! This Sunday marks the 5th Sunday of Lent and the 5th week of our Lenten challenge campaign (which runs up to and including Easter Sunday). Please refer to the Lenten Project announcement and, if you haven’t already done so, consider your participation in our fundraising for 360…

News for the Week of March 6, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! A couple of highlights: 1. Our annual roast beef dinner is set for April 23rd and tickets are now available. Be sure to get yours on Sunday (or through the week from Sally) and invite your family and friends to this very popular event. 2. Holy Week…

News for the Week of February 28, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! A reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Charlie Deacon Greeters: Garth & Liz Dynes Worship Visuals: Henry Wong Lay Worship Leader: Vida Bridgeman Gospel Reader: Agi Willerding Sunday School Leader: Leanne Crosby Nursery…

News for the Week of February 21, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Henry Wong Greeters: Ross & Sandra Jull Worship Visuals: Serag Gadelrab Lay Worship Leader: Susan Fyfe Gospel Reader: Ken Barnett Sunday School Leader: Ardith…

News for the Week of February 14, 2016

We are now in the season of Lent and I hope many of you will join us as we journey together towards Easter Day. In addition to Sunday worship, there is opportunity to participate in Monday night Bible Study on the Stations of the Cross, the ecumenical Sunday evening Lenten series and our annual Lenten…

News for the Week of February 7, 2016

A couple of important events to note: There will be a Memorial Service for Olive Graham at the church on Saturday, February 6th at 2 p.m. with visitation beginning at 1 p.m. Our Sunday service will include the Installation of Officers for members of our 2016 Council and recognition of all committee members. Next Wednesday,…

News for the Week of January 31, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Remember that this Sunday is our Annual General Meeting so I do hope many of you can attend. We will host a soup lunch right after the worship service and then continue with the meeting in the Main Hall. We sent an email earlier this week about…

News for the Week of January 24, 2016

As announced in church last Sunday, we are saddened to announce the death of Brian Randall’s brother, Murray, and extend our most sincere sympathies to Brian, his wife Lynn and their family. A service for Murray Randall was held in Ottawa earlier this week. And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday….

News for the Week of January 17, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! Please note that your 2015 tax receipts are now available at the church for pick up. And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Linda Patterson Greeters: Tom & Linda Patterson…

News for the Week of January 10, 2016

Happy New Year! Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! A couple of additional items: As many of you know, Mark Cullen’s mother passed away last month. Here is the link to details regarding a memorial service on January 25th: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?pid=177111248 Also, the service for former member Jim Beierl will be held this Saturday,…

News for the Week of December 27, 2015 and January 3, 2016

Tomorrow is Christmas Eve and although we expect to see many of you here at one of our worship services (5 p.m., 7 p.m. and 10:30 p.m.) we want to wish all of you a very joyous Christmas and every blessing in the new year. Moving beyond Christmas, here are your announcements for the next…

News for the Week of December 20, 2015

Christmas is almost here! Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Kathy Hoy Greeters: Mark & Mary Cullen Worship Visuals: Pam Scarrow Lay Worship Leader: Susan Fyfe Gospel Reader: Linda…

News for the Week of December 13, 2015

This Sunday is our annual Christmas musical presentation.  Sarah and the choir have been working very hard in preparation and I expect it will be wonderful!  I do hope many of you can come to enjoy! And don’t forget to get your copy of Central’s 175th Anniversary Cookbook.  We have a limited supply – $15…

News for the Week of December 6, 2015

Now that we are in the season of Advent there is lots happening at Central – so be sure to be informed and read your announcements! And don’t forget about Friday night!  We will be participating in the Unionville Olde Tyme Christmas Parade at 7 p.m.   We have invited the community to join us at…

News for the Week of November 29, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements for this Sunday, November 29th – the First of Advent. Christmas is coming! We do hope many of you can join us as we journey through the Advent and Christmas season together in worship and celebration of the birth of the Christ child. Here is a reminder for those on…

News for the Week of November 22, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements! Happy reading! Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Kathy Hoy Greeters: Paul & Carol-Ann Freeman Worship Visuals: Alastair McCallum Lay Worship Leader: Cheryl Neave Gospel Reader: Dale Hoevelmann Sunday School Leader: Karen Hauth…

Memorial – Joyce MacDonald

We regret to inform you that Joyce MacDonald, a member of our church since 2007 and former co-chair of our Worship Committee, has passed away this week. Rev. James Clubine will officiate at her funeral on Friday, November 20th at 12 noon at Ogden Funeral Home, 4164 Sheppard Avenue East, Agincourt. Visitation will be held…

News for the Week of November 15, 2015

Rremember this Saturday is the turkey dinner!  For those of you cooking a turkey, they will be available for pick up from the church on Friday between 4 and 5:30 p.m.  Desserts can be delivered on Saturday between 8 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. or between 12 noon and 3 p.m.  Please come in through the…

News for the Week of November 8, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – be sure to read up on all the latest news and upcoming activities.  This Sunday is Remembrance Sunday and we will also celebrate the Sacrament of Communion. A couple of important reminders: Our Fall Yard Clean Up is on Saturday morning beginning at 8:30 a.m. Many hands make light…

News for the Week of November 1, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements. Please read up on our many activities! A couple of highlights: There is just over a week left in our Christmas shoe box campaign with boxes due back on or before next Sunday, November 8th. Help us in our goal to provide 175 boxes for this worthwhile project! The turkey…

News for the Week of October 25, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! A few highlights and other information: On Saturday, October 24th, we will hold the funeral service for church member Rudi Hoevelmann at 3 p.m. On Sunday, October 25th, we will celebrate our 175th anniversary with two events:  the morning worship service at 10 a.m. with special guest…

Memorial – Rudi Hoevelmann

Sadly, church member Rudi Hoevelmann passed away yesterday and, on behalf of our church family, we extend our very sincere sympathies to his wife Dale and family. Details are contained in the obituary below. Rudolf (Rudi) Hoevelmann January 8, 1940 – October 18, 2015 Cancer has finally conquered a strong, kind and generous husband, father,…

News for the Week of October 18, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! A couple of highlights and other news: Next Sunday, October 25th will include two special events in celebration of our 175th Anniversary as a congregation.  At the 10:00 a.m. worship service we will have a special guest preacher:  Rev. Dr. Andrew Stirling, minister at Timothy Eaton Memorial…

News for the Week of October 11, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving to all! Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!  We hope many of you are able to join us this Sunday – please remember if you are driving to church that the road is closed north of the railway tracks.  You will need to approach the church from Highway 7 where Main…

News for the Week of October 4, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! This Sunday is Worldwide Communion Sunday and we will also reintroduce our Sunday morning coffee hour.  I do hope many of you can stay following worship for this special time of fellowship and refreshments. Also, a couple of important reminders: Service Time Survey – be sure to…

News for the Week of September 27, 2015

We wish to thank all those who have already responded to our “Worship Service Time Survey” sent out earlier this week. For those who haven’t yet answered, please send a quick email reply indicating your preference of 10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. for our Sunday morning worship service so that we can have everyone’s input….

News for the Week of September 20, 2015

It’s a busy weekend here at Central – we are hosting Doors Open Markham on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and then on Sunday after the worship service we will enjoy a special anniversary bbq (with a pork roast, corn on the cob, ice cream and more) plus old fashioned games. It promises…

News for the Week of September 13, 2015

Well, school is back and many things are getting back to a regular routine. Here are your weekly announcements – be sure to have a good look at them and see many opportunities for worship and fellowship together. Remember that on September 20th we are having a special BBQ in honour of our 175th anniversary…

News for the Week of September 6, 2015

With the last long weekend of the summer, many of us are getting ready to return to a regular schedule in the next week or so. This holds true for a number of routines in church life, including weekly announcements and I attach same here for your review. Please note that there are a couple…

News for the Month of August

  The summer is flying by and we are almost half way through summer vacation time.  Below are the announcements for the month of August to keep you up-to-date on church activities.  Happy reading!  (Regular weekly announcements will resume in September). Please note that this SUNDAY – AUGUST 2ND we will join our friends at the…

News for the Balance of July 2015

Being the summertime, there is one set of announcements for the month of July. A few notes: The Golf and Dine event last Sunday was a great event for all! Thanks go to all who attended, those who donated prizes and the hole sponsors. Special thanks to Mark Ono who worked very hard organizing this…

News for the Week of July 5, 2015

We hope everyone enjoyed a great Canada Day! Here are your weekly announcements and we draw your particular attention to the following: Tomorrow is the third session of our Bereavement Circle under the leadership of Hayward Hann. All are welcome to join this support group – they will meet at 2 p.m. in the Friendship…

News for the Week of June 28, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!   A couple of additions: As many of you know, Sharon Gayman Laird is preparing a recipe book for our 175th church anniversary. She is still looking for more contributions so, if you haven’t already, please provide her with a copy of your favourite recipe(s) either handwritten or…

News for the Week of June 21, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! We draw your attention to three important activities this month:  our Seniors’ Luncheon, our Annual Golf Day and our June financial “Invest in Your Faith”campaign.  It is hoped that many of you will participate! AND, as of next Sunday, June 28th, we have no volunteers for our…

News for the Week of June 14, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church: Worship Host: Elizabeth Gaffney Greeters: Vernal & Bernice Hudson Worship Visuals: Pam Scarrow Lay Worship Leader: Ron Wyse Gospel Reader: Agnes Willerding Lemonade Hosts: Henry…

News for the Week of June 7, 2015

We remind you that Unionville Festival is this weekend and do hope that many of you will attend the activities on Saturday at the church as well as our Sunday morning worship service, held as usual at 10 a.m. in our church sanctuary.  Please note that Main Street will be closed for most of the…

News for the Week of May 31, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – be sure to read all the important news and information about upcoming events and activities! This Sunday is Trinity Sunday and we also celebrate the Sacrament of Baptism. And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your…

News for the Week of May 24, 2015

Here are your weekly announcements – be sure to read up on all the events and activities! In addition, we would like to draw your attention to: This Sunday is Pentecost Sunday and there will be a special interactive family activity during the Children’s Time in the service to help us tell the story of…

Memorial – Elizabeth (Beth) Law Wetmore

As many of you already know, Scott Wetmore’s mother passed away last week and visitation is this evening with funeral tomorrow. We extend our sympathy to Scott and his wife Marjorie and children Katherine, Jamie and Alison. Here is the obituary: ELIZABETH (BETH) LAW WETMORE Passed away peacefully at Woodhaven Long Term Care Centre in…