Weekly Announcements: June 17, 2018

Weekly Announcements:  June 17, 2018

Welcome to Strathroy

United Church

Happy Father’s Day!


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 thank Rev. Pam Tolmay for her message about the Day Care in Benoni South Africa.”Kare for Kids”


Coffee and Refreshment Times– Coffee is provided at the back of the Sanctuary before service. Please join us for soup n roll and cake in the Golden Jubilee Room downstairs following the service. It will be a time for fellowship with Rev. Pam and a chance for questions and answers.

Infant Nursery– We are happy to provide a Nursery with a sink, children’s table, chairs, play picnic tables, toys and an adult rocking chair. This room has audio from the church service provided. Parents, Grand Parents and visitors are asked to be responsible for themselves and their children.


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.


Spring and Summer

              Office Hours

The church office will be open:                   Monday to Thursday – 9-4   May &June

                Tuesday to Thursday -9-4    July & August



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 locked wooden box with a slot for cards.    


Family Prayers

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


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 rockets@webgate.net


Community Life Team


We collect food donations weekly for our grocery cart to be split between WRRC and the Salvation Army. Remember this ministry when you do your shopping.  Please help us help those in need. Thank you.

Farmers Market

We have applied for a booth at our local Farmers Market. Our goal is to promote our church and various programs to our community. Flyers will be available for information and various activities for children. We need your help too. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals who are willing to help promote our church in a positive manner. If you could help out for 1 Saturday morning, that would be awesome. Please let anyone on Community Life Team know of your availability. Thanks.

We are also looking for a portable shade awning.


Parlour Group: June 25th – Parlour Group will meet to carpool to Sombra for our annual pot luck lunch at the Brady Cottage. Hamburgs and hot dogs will be supplied. Bring a salad or dessert for lunch. If you are able to attend please call Marie Robinson at 519-245-1467. We will leave Strathroy at 11:00 am.


Volunteer Appreciation Sunday is June 24. 

Please join us as we celebrate with a BBQ our many volunteers who carry out the work of our church for our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. Heartfelt thanks to you all. Everyone is welcome.












Date:      August 13-17, 2018

Time:      9:00 am till 12 noon

Theme:   “Everyday Superheroes,

        Finding Strength with God.”  Age:      JK to Grade 6


Hope to see you there!

Registration forms available.


Looking for 3 snack helpers and 2 assistant leaders and 1 or 2 craft purchasers. Please contact Tina Z. if you are able to help.

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Strathroy UC Youth Group Friday, June 22nd from 7-9






Dianne Dixon

Office Administrator for
Strathroy United Church