A few reminders for this week Feb. 10 – Feb. 16, 2020

the life of your church….! Mark Your Calendars… REV. DR. TOM CULLEN – Guest Preacher Rev. Dr. Tom Cullen will be our guest preacher at this Sunday’s Service sharing his message “The Good News of the Law”. ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE Our Ash Wednesday Service will be held on Wednesday, February 26th at 7:30 pm. This special service is offered to help prepare you for our Lenten journey to Easter and will include the Sacrament of Communion and Imposition of Ashes. LENTEN STUDY – “TALKING TO GOD” The focus of this years Lenten Study will be on Prayer. The title is “TALKING TO GOD”. There will be several authors including Ed Young, Adam Weber and Joe Boyd. It will run for five weeks on Wednesday evenings beginning on March 4th. As in previous years there will be a light dinner option at 6:00 pm with the study starting at 7:00 pm and finishing at 8:15 pm. The series will be completed by April 1st and should give us a real insight on how we communicate with God. Signup sheets are posted in the Narthex. Note: Interested guests are welcome. UCW PIE SALE The UCW will be making their pies again this year. Order sheets have been posted on the bulletin board and the deadline for pre-orders is March 8th. The cost per pie is $12.00 with a maximum of two pies per order. Pies will be available for pick-up after worship service on March 15th. We are also looking for any volunteers who are able to help out, your help would be greatly appreciated. ANNUAL ROAST BEEF DINNER Our Annual Roast Beef dinner is being held on Saturday, April 25th. Tickets are available from the church office, Don Thomson or Linda Patterson. The cost is $25.00 for adults and $5.00 for children under 12. Please consider where your talents could be best used to make this evening a success. Sign up sheets are located on the bulletin board just outside the Friendship Room. COMMUNION SERVERS Communion Servers are needed for March 1st. Sign up sheets are posted on the bulletin board if you are able to help out. CENTRAL’S BOOK CLUB Central’s Book Club will meet in the Friendship Room on Wednesday, February 26th at 10:00 am to review “Every Note Played” by Lisa Genova. All are welcome to attend a great time of discussion, fellowship and refreshments. MOVIE NIGHT We will be hosting a “Movie Night” on Mar. 13th at 7:30 pm here at Central so please “Save the Date”. The event is being sponsored and promoted by radio station LIFE 100.3. The featured movie will be “Overcomer”. Admission is free…….bring a friend!!! STAY CONNECTED…. We want to help you stay connected so if you happen to be wondering “who’s doing what” in terms of duties, the list for this week is below…. Feb. 16, 2020 LAY WORSHIP LEADER: Sharon Gayman Laird GOSPEL READER: Lynn Turner (Matthew 5:17-37) POWER POINT: Henry Wong GREETER: Nancy Holmes WORSHIP HOST: Randy Holmes SUNDAY SCHOOL: Cheryl Neave & Ed Rourke COFFEE HOUR: Marian Hann & Small Group Scripture Readings…. If you are interested in reading ahead a little, below are the readings for next week….. February 23, 2020 Exodus 24:12-18 Psalm 99 2 Peter 1:16-21 Matthew 17:1-9 Central United Church Unionville #905-474-0183 | 131 Main Street, Unionville, ON L3R 2G3