A few reminders for this week Oct. 19 – Oct. 25, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK This coming Sunday we mark the 180th Anniversary of Central United Church. We trace the beginning of Central to a Methodist society that began meeting in Unionville in 1840. It was part of a circuit of such societies that shared the services of a travelling minister (usually on … [Read more…]

Small Group Bible Study

the life of your church….! SMALL GROUP BIBLE STUDY Wednesday, October 21st, 2020 at 7:30 – 8:45 pm Your small group study will be starting tomorrow, Wednesday, October 21st continuing consecutive Wednesdays until Nov. 25th. We will meet online using Zoom technology (joining details below) and the study will include opportunity for conversation in breakout groups. Rev. … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Oct. 5 – Oct. 11, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK What are you most grateful for on this Thanksgiving 2020? Do you treasure some things differently in comparison to other years? Gratitude, biblically speaking, isn’t merely politeness to God—the thing we say to make sure the candy keeps coming. Gratitude is the acknowledgement of the truth of our … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Sept. 14 – Sept. 20, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK In Christian iconography, Christ Pantocrator is a specific depiction of Christ. Pantocrator is, usually translated as “Almighty” or “all-powerful” in our English bibles. In the icon, Jesus is depicted as holding a sealed book—it tells the story from Revelation (5:5) that Jesus is the one worthy to … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Sept. 7 – Sept. 13, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK The September return to school is typically accompanied with lots of excitement around a new academic year. The excitement is muted this year as schools navigate pandemic safety protocols. Planning for fall church programmes is changed as well. This coming Sunday has been our rally Sunday when we announce … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week August 24 – August 30, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK Our Guest Minister this Sunday will be Rev. Lorraine Diaz who is the Minister of Congregational Life & Development at Timothy Eaton Memorial Church in Toronto and has been in congregational ministry positions for almost 16 years. She served UCC congregations in Southern Ontario and Nova Scotia, … [Read more…]