Announcements: April 18, 2018

Christ is Risen! He is Risen Indeed!

We are happy to have you with us this morning. If you are new to our church please feel free to ask our Ushers any questions about our worship service and facility.

We welcome Rev. Paul Ross to the Pulpit this morning and look forward to his message to us.

Please join us down stairs for Soup N Roll lunch. Free will offering to support our Mission and Service Fund.

Pastoral Care Emergencies

Please call the church office at 519-245-0276 or Dianne at 519-280-5040 until April 20th , 2018.

Coffee and Refreshment Times– Please join us for coffee at the back of the sanctuary before, and down in the Golden Jubilee Room following our service.

Infant Nursery– We are happy to provide a Nursery complete with a play pen, sink, toys etc. …but will not be staffed at the present time. Parents are asked to be responsible for their children. Change table is available in the family restroom in the upper hall

Peace Candles – If you are a visitor with us this morning there are small votive candles available at the front of the sanctuary for you to take back to your home church.


Community Life Team Sunday, April 22, at 11:15 am


Property Meeting Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 7 pm

Prayer Circle Box

The Prayer circle group have supplied Prayer Request Cards that are completely confidential. At the back of the sanctuary you will find a wooden box with a slot for cards. It is locked.


Please check the board for Council and Team Minutes, Governance and numerous events and concerts.

Family Prayers

This Sunday we ask you to pray for the ministry of the Ilderton-Birr Pastoral Charge, consisting of Ilderton and Birr United Churches.

Please keep Dr. Allan Marshall and his family of Eleanor Marshall in your prayers as they move forward without her in their lives. Eleanor was a valued member of our church and we will miss her.  Click here to view Obituary for Eleanor Marshall

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.

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, face book 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


Minister: Rev. Dr. Abiel T. Khalema

Office Administrator: Dianne Dixon

Music Director: Andy Cloutier

Child Youth Leader: Kaeleigh Berdan

Custodian: John Larocque

Debbie Porte

Face Book Administrators: Tina Zimmermann and David Honsberger Links:

Community Life Team

Funeral Lunch Team

Prayers are answered and the following have agreed to be the new Funeral Lunch Team:
Ida Traxler, Nancy Larocque, Alice Jolliffe, Ruth Goddard, Millie Goddard and Marlene Dorrestyn. Many thanks to all for helping out in this ministry.