East Plains United Church

CHURCH NEWS

Sunday Bulletin for February 26, 2017.
Thinking Day service involving the Scout and Guide movements at East Plains. Rev. Alison Nicholson preaching: "The Good Samaritan." PDF

Vista Orders.
 Future order dates: March 5 + 19.  April 2 + 16 + 30.   PDF

Summer job posting for students.
 There are 3 positions as Vacation Bible School camp counselors available for students ages 15-30. Average 30 hours/week for eight weeks July and August 2017. Deadline for application is April 17, 2017. PDF

Tekera Mission, Uganda.
 East Plains UC is sponsoring a young Ugandan girl by the name of Nanyonga Agnes who attends a vocational school in Masaka Uganda. View the letter she sent us dated October 2016. You can also view a video of her; go to our Wider Work page and click Tekera Mission. PDF

Hamilton Conference.
 Click the link for the latest news from Hamilton Conference. Hamilton Conference website.

Partnership West Family Support Network.
 Our Vision: "To expand our outreach to meet the changing needs of our  community as it responds to hungar."   Partnership West Family Support Network.

A complete list of activities is available on the Calendar page.

Welcome

Invitation

We welcome you to join us for Sunday Worship at 10:00 AM.

- Rev. Alison Nicholson, Minister


We consider ourselves a friendly church, open to all. We have head sets for the hearing impaired and an elevator for those needing the use of a wheelchair. We would very much like the opportunity to meet you and celebrate together in Christian Worship. Hearing and Wheeel Chair Accessibility






Puccini's Tosca will be presented March 4, 7:30pm, at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.Our own Sam Sabatino will be conducting the Southern Ontario Lyric Opera (SOLO). For tickets call 905 681-6000.

Shrove Tuesday aka Mardi Gras takes place February 28. It's the last day of feasting before the beginning of Lent.

Ash Wednesday is on March 1. East Plains members are invited to a service at West Plains starting at 10.00am

Men's Breakfast Saturday March 11, 8:30am. Dr. John Deadman Forensic psychiatrist will be our guest speaker and his topic "Paradign shifts...

Annual Thinking Day Service featuring youth and leaders form the 7th Aldershot Scout Group as well as the Guiding movement at East Plains will take place on Sunday February 26. Parents and friends are encouraged to attend.

Annual Congregational Meeting will take place Sunday March 5. All reports must be in to the Office by Tuesday February 14.

Climate Change Reading Group On February 11, our group hosted the viewing of the film "Before the Flood." This film, narrated by Leonardo DiCaprio is a must see for anyone interested in climate change. In our view it rates with Al Gore's film "An Inconvenient Truth."

Valentine Bake Sale and luncheon took place after the service on February 12. Money raised goes to support the Tekera Mission in Uganda. Thanks to all who supported this event.

Garage and Bake Sale February 25. See bulletin for details.

East Plains Co-operative Preschool Flickr Photos of East Plains
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