Weekly Announcements: January 28, 2018

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Minister:                                           Rev. Dr. Abiel T. Khalema

minister@strathroyunitedchurch.ca          519-245-0276

Office Administrator:                                            Dianne Dixon

office@strathroyunitedchurch.ca                     519-245-0276


Music Director:                                                       Andy Cloutier


Child Youth Leader:                                          Kaeleigh Berdan


Custodian:                                                                John Larocque


Webmaster:  www.strathroyunitedchurch.ca       Debbie Porte



Family Prayers

This Sunday we ask you to pray for the ministry of the Presbytery Resource Centre.

Note: Pastoral Care is important. Please contact the church office if you are going into hospital or if you or a family member are needing Pastoral Care. Your name will not be in the bulletin unless we have permission from you to do so. We wish to offer Pastoral Care support  and at the same time respect your confidentiality.

                               Property Team


          Pancake Supper Feb.13,2018

NEEDED: A COORDINATOR for the                            Pancake supper.

A full package of details is available from the office. It will be much appreciated if you can help.

Contact Person: Jenn Steele.

Community Life Team


Parlour Group:

Please come to the church on Monday, January 29th at 11:30 to car pool for lunch at the “Hillside Restaurant” in Kilworth.

To signup please contact Louise Gare 245-2032


Funeral Lunch Team: We are in a time of renewal.

Our Funeral Lunch Team has retired and we are in search of 4 enthusiastic compassionate members who can take over this ministry in our church.  All details of the lunch are clearly recorded and easy to follow.  Your first contact would be

Tina Zimmermann.  Please consider helping on this team.

We thank, Marie Campbell, Donna Garrod,

Evelyn Bryant and Isobel Collins

for their compassionate  service to our

congregation and community.


Walk In Bible Study:  Wednesday, February 6th from 10-11 am.   Parable of the Lost Coin. Luke 15: 8-9.

Please just walk in and join us!

Friendship Club:

The Friendship Club will be meeting at Season’s on February 14th at 2 pm. Please sign in at the desk and car pool as there is limited parking.   Everyone Welcome!


Congregational Life Team


          Sunday School Team Leader: We are looking for a Sunday School Team Leader. If your heart moves you to try this position and you wish to talk to someone about what this entails please see Marjorie Harris after service or contact her at



Please have all Annual Reports for 2017 in to the office

by January 30th 2018.

Our Annual Congregational Meeting will be on

Sunday, March 4, 2018 following the service.

Upcoming Meetings:

–        Community Life Team   Sunday, Jan. 28th  11:15am

–        Council meeting to review the proposed budget for 2018 is scheduled for Sunday,                    February 11th following the service.

–        Congregational Life Team      Sunday, March11th          11:15 am


v  All Team and Council minutes, governance etc.


v  updates from Presbytery and London Conference including “Essentials and any messages from our Moderator

v  Licensed Lay Worship Leader Courses: Register by June 2018 for: September 2018, March and July 2019. More info on the poster.

v  Concerts:

– Emerging Classical Artist Series at the Aeolian Hall in London on Thursday, Feb. 1st at 7pm will feature our own Andy Cloutier on guitar.


v  Valentines Concert at Melville United Church on

Saturday, February 17th.





v  Community: “Intro to Basic Budgeting” Strathroy Library on Saturday March. 10, 11am -2pm