Weekly Events

Sunday Worship @ 10:30 a.m.

Come as you are and become part of our church family.  Coffee hour 9:45 a.m.

Mondays @ 8:00 p.m.

Private rental in the Fellowship/Library Room

Wednesdays @ 7:00 p.m.

Gathering for Prayer in the Sanctuary...all are welcome

Wednesdays @ 7:15 p.m.

Choir practice.  For the month of September we will meet on Wednesdays in the downstairs hall.  Beginning in October we will meet Thursdays at 7:15 in the Sanctuary. All levels of skill are encouraged to come and sing for the fun of it and the glory of God.

Facility Rental Opportunities are Available...call the office for more info.

 

The banner shown was created by Jean McPherson for our 90th Anniversary and donated by her and husband Jack.

September

September 1 - Pastor Christina Crawford

Pastor Christina Crawford will begin her appointment with us.    She will be introduced Sept. 2 and will lead her first service Sept. 9.  Please join us in welcoming her to our congregation.

September 9 - Pastor Christina's first service

Pastor Christina will perform a dedication service to the Memorial Tree in memory of Donald & Dorothy Creasey. 



September 11 - Calendar Girls' Lunch

We will be celebrating all September birthday girls at the Huron Cove @ 11:45.     Please join us.


September 14 - Craft Club

Please join Lisa & Brenda @ 7:00 p.m. as they lead the creation of crafts.  All skill levels welcome...they can coach anyone to do great things.  Debbie's craft work is living proof.  

September 16 - Blessing of the Backpacks & Twin Pines Outing

Children are encouraged to bring their backpack to church for a blessing by Pastor Christina.  Then the CE committee is hosting the annual Twin Pines Wagon Ride and Weiner Roast  at Twin Pines, 8169 Kennedy Line, Thedford.  Wagon ride at 1:00 pm followed by weiner roast at the fire pit. All are welcome.

September 22 - Men's Breakfast

A piping hot breakfast and great fellowship are both served up @ 8:00 a.m.

September/October

September 25 - Unified Board meeting

Our Unified Board will meet @ 7:15 p.m.  Rev. Carey Wagner will attend.  Let's make Pastor Christina feel welcome, as she learns the ropes of our governing body.

Week of September 24-28 - UCW Fall Bazaar

Preparations are in full swing for the UCW Fall Bazaar to be held here on Fri., Sept. 28. Please offer your services for the making of pies etc.  Contact Liz Richards lizrichards28@outlook.com or call and leave a message 786-2845.    

Donations for the Toonie Table will also be gladly accepted. Boxes will be put in the Fellowship/Library room.  The Bake Table convenors would welcome donations of homemade goodies too.  Thank you to all who contribute in any way to the success of this wonderful event.

September 29 - Knitters & Crocheters

This group meets at 1:00 p.m. the last Saturday of the month.  All skill levels welcome.

October 2

Lectio Divina Bible Study: Tuesday mornings 10:30-11:30, beginning October 2. For more info contact Pastor Christina. 


UCW Meeting - Our regular meeting will be held at 1:00 p.m.  Diane Hales and daughter Sarah VanKessel will share news of their trip to London, England to witness the marriage of Prince Harry & Megan...through a commoners eyes.  All ladies welcome.

October 2 - Fellowship Circle

Our first meeting will be October 2nd at 6:00 p.m. The Kineto Theatre in Forest is sponsoring Historic Movie Theatre listings for the month of September and first week of October. We are going to see “The Jersey Boys” at 8:00 p.m. with pizza in our church basement at 6:00 p.m. Please sign up in the Narthex for the number of pieces of pizza you would like. Cost of the movie is $6 and pizza slices are $2 a slice. 

Come and join us for Tuesday night at the movies on October 2! All are wlecome.


October 3 - Book Club Begins


"The Color of Light" will be discussed.  We will meet at 7:30 p.m. in the Fellowship/Library Room and will continue each Wednesday night.  Contact Lisa Harrower or the office to arrange for a book.

October 5 - Craft Club

Please join Lisa & Brenda @ 7:00 p.m. as they lead the creation of crafts.  All skill levels welcome...they can coach anyone to do great things. 


October 7 - World Wide Communion

October

October 8 - Movie Night #1

“God Bless the Broken Road”: The Finance Committee is sponsoring Movie Night on Mon., Oct. 8 & Thurs., Oct. 11 @ 7:30 p.m. Free-will offering. The story tells of a young mother who loses her husband in Afghanistan and struggles to raise their young daughter in his absence. It is based on the hit Rascal Flatts' song "God Bless the Broken Road”. The film combines elements of faith, country music, and stock car racing while paying tribute to those who serve in the Military. Seating first-come-first served. Doors open at 6:45.

October 9

Bible Study @ 10:30 a.m. in Fellowship/Library Room.


Calendar Girls' October Birthday Lunch - We will be celebrating all October birthday ladies at the Huron Cove @ 11:45.   Please join us. 


October 10 - Book Club @ 7:30 p.m.

October 11 - Movie Night #2

“God Bless the Broken Road”: The Finance Committee is sponsoring Movie Night on Mon., Oct. 8 & Thurs., Oct. 11 @ 7:30 p.m. at the Forest Kiwanis Kineto Theatre.  Free-will offering. The story tells of a young mother who loses her husband in Afghanistan and struggles to raise their young daughter in his absence. It is based on the hit Rascal Flatts' song "God Bless the Broken Road”. The film combines elements of faith, country music, and stock car racing while paying tribute to those who serve in the Military. Seating first-come-first served. Doors open at 6:45.

October 14 - Anniversary Sunday

We will be celebrating our anniversary with special music from some former (and present) musicians called "The Descendants".  Join us after the service for a meal prepared for this day and some fellowship with friends...past and present.


October 16 - Bible Study @ 10:30 a.m.


October 17 - Book Club @ 7:30 p.m.

October 23

Bible Study @ 10:30 a.m.


Our Unified Board will meet @ 7:15 p.m.  Thank you to all those who serve on our Board.  


October 24 - Book Club @ 7:30 p.m.


October 26 - Turkey Supper

Enjoy a DELICIOUS turkey supper with all the trimmings and pie for dessert!  Tickets can be pre-ordered at the office (519-786-2514 or funitedoffice@execulink.com) for pick-up at the door.  Advanced tickets please...Adults $17, Kids 6-12 $6.  Take-outs available with pre-purchased tickets. Delivery available to shut-ins.  Dinner served from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at the Forest Legion.