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…]

A few reminders for this week August 10 – August 16, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK I, for one, am enjoying the somewhat cooler overnight temperatures. This cooling does signal to us the rhythm of the changes of our seasons—fall will soon arrive as it always does. The tendency is to take the constancy of these changes for granted. Martin Luther wrote, “God’s wonderful works … [Read more…]

BSF Bible Study for Men beginning in September

the life of your church….! BSF Bible Study for Men Beginning in September We are very pleased to announce that Central United Church will be hosting a new weekly Bible study for men beginning in September.   Central has become a partner with Bible Study Fellowship. Bible Study Fellowship (or BSF) https://www.bsfinternational.org/ has thousands of … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week July 27 – August 2, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK ANNUAL WORSHIP EXCHANGE Please join us this Sunday as we connect online in our annual worship exchange with Bethesda Lutheran Church. Please click here to access Bethesda Lutheran’s Facebook virtual service. Their services are uploaded Saturday evenings so are available to watch at anytime on Sunday. … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week July 20 – July 26, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK ANNUAL WORSHIP EXCHANGE Our annual worship exchange with Bethesda Lutheran Church will occur online this year. This coming Sunday, July 26th, Bethesda Lutheran will join with us online, and the following Sunday, August 2nd, we will connect online to their service. Joining details will be provided … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week July 13 – July 19, 2020

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK New normal. We wonder what the church will look like as we emerge from the restrictions on public gatherings. Will it be stronger because lockdown has provided the opportunity for reflection on the meaning of life or weaker because going to worship services now seems so optional? One thing … [Read more…]