Weekly Announcements: March 18, 2018

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Strathroy United Church sermons and music are uploaded weekly to YouTube.  Links to our YouTube sermons and music can be found on the Strathroy United Church website, facebook pages or YouTube.  If you wish to have weekly links sent to you via e-mail, send your e-mail address to David Honsberger at rockets@webgate.net


Family Prayers

This Sunday we ask you to pray for the ministry of Kilworth United Church.

          Please keep Muriel Finkbeiner in your prayers while she recuperates. We keep Tina Zimmermann’s Mom, Renske DeWeerd in your prayers as she recuperates at Tina’s home.

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.



Community Life Team

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.

Greeting Cards:

If you have any unused greeting cards that you would like to donate please drop them off at the church office.

Lay Visitation Team: 

The Lay Visitation Team will be meeting on Wednesday, March 21st at 10 am in the Parlour.

Parlour Group: 

The Parlour Group will meet at 11:30 a.m. on Monday March 26th. Please bring a bag lunch. Beverages will be supplied. Preparation for the Communion Service to be held at 2:00p.m. at Strathmere Lodge will b e the activity for the meeting. All are 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 please see Marjorie Harris after service or contact her at 245-0989.


The Congregational Life Team, is requesting flowers/plant (no Lillies please due to allergies) donations to assist with the decorating of the Sanctuary for Easter. If they are donated in memory of a loved one could you please let Dianne know at the office, so she can put the information in the bulletin.  We would ask that you have the plants at the church on Thursday March 29 between 9 – 10 am. We also request that you take the plants with you following the Easter service.

If you have any questions please feel free to call Marjorie 519-245 – 0989.




Our youth program working with


presents NERF night!!!

WHEN: Monday March 19th, 2018 6:30pm – 8:30pm.

WHERE: Strathroy United Church every 3rd Monday of each month.

WHO: Youth grades 6-12

WHAT: Action-packed NERF sessions played all throughout the church with different game modes. Either bring your own NERF equipment or we will have supplies for you. All are welcome! Come on out for an awesome night of NERF and fun!









WHEN: 7:00 to 9:00 – Friday April 6th (We will be having a youth night every first Friday of the month).

WHO: Youth grades 6-12.

WHERE: Downstairs in the Golden Jubilee Room

Come on out for:


–          GAMES

–          SNACKS (yay for discount Easter candy)

–          WIDE-GAMES (Manhunt, Sardines, etc.)


If you have any questions, please e-mail Kaeleigh at kaeleighb13@hotmail.com.

Dianne Dixon

Office Administrator for

Strathroy United Church