Dorchester United Church


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TO THE CONGREGATION ...

Lois and I now leave you, grateful for your love and affection given to us. Our fond memories of you all will remain with us.
May the caring spirit remain among you as you continue to love one another and reach out into the community.

UPCOMING EVENTS

REMINDER: WORLD DAY OF PRAYER 2020 service "Rise! Take Your Mat and Walk', Friday March 6, 2020, at Dorchester United Church @ 2:00 PM. Everyone Welcome. This is an Ecumenical Worship Service; written by the WDofP Committee of Zimbabwe for Women's Inter-Church Council of Canada. "Volunteers are needed, could you meet at the church at 1 pm."
Pie Making - February 29 & March 7
Irish Stew Lunch - March 15
Trivia Night - March 21
Planned Legacy Giving: - March 25
Thames Centre Community Choir Spring Concert - April 3
Easter Breakfast - April 12
Ham & Oyster Supper - April 17

LEADING IN WORSHIP
Minister: Pastor Art Hiley
Candidate for Order of Ministry: Gabrielle Heidinger
Music Director: : Kathleen Hyde
Children's Christian Education (CE) Facilitator: Ashley Barran
Greeters : Dolly Somers and Lois Scott

Announcements February 23, 2020

Please join us for a time of refreshments and fellowship in the lower level of the sanctuary following the service.
1. WEDNESDAY MORNING COFFEE: Every Wednesday, at 10 am. Come and catch up on the news, be a taste tester of the baking and have many laughs. Everyone is welcome.
2. PLEASE CONSIDER SIGNING UP TO GREET on a Sunday morning on the clipboard at the rear of the church. You are helping to make our congregation feel welcome to our worship service. Thank you.
3. WE WELCOME PASTOR ART HILEY TO DUC this morning to lead us in worship and communion. Thank you to Tabitha Carey for assisting in the service.
4. LENTEN LUNCHEON SERIES is returning on Friday, March 06th at 11:30 a.m. If you wish to help with set-up, cleanup, main dish preparation or dessert, please contact Janet Paterson.
5. PLEASE SPEAK WITH GABRIELLE OR JANET PATERSON if you wish to renew your Profession of Faith on Membership Sunday.
6. MIDDLESEX UCW ANNUAL MEETING, "YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE", on February 26, 2020 at Lambeth United Church, 4268 Colonel Talbot Road. Guest Speaker is Karen Schouten Director of FRESH START, Elgin County. Musical Entertainment by 2 members of the Gee Gees, Karen Richardson & Sylvia Bennewies. Registration: $25.00 by February 19th; forms on the desk beside the kitchen. Send to Mary Margaret Farrow, 43 Woodgate Crt. London, ON. N6K 4A4. Ph: 519-657-7831: Email: mmfarrow@bell.net. Fun, food, music, & close with Communion. Coffee and Registration at 8:30 am.
7. PIE MAKING: Heather Elmhirst has agreed to organize two pie making sessions to help raise money for the General Fund at DUC. If you can help on Saturday, February 29th or on Saturday, March 7, please let Cathy know. (519-461-1679) We need a working group of about 6 people.
8. AN IRISH STEW LUNCHEON will be provided during the Fellowship Hour after Sunday Service on March 15. Your donation for the yummy stew, rolls and dessert is very much appreciated and will go to the General Fund.
9. TRIVIA NIGHT AT DUC: SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2020
Come for an enjoyable social evening where four heads are better than one! Bring a team of 4 or join a table upon arrival. Doors open at 6:30 and Trivia starts at 7 pm. A variety of quality questions, great prizes, and light refreshments are provided. For tickets ($20/person) call 519-461-1679 or email ductickets@hotmail.com to reserve your table. Everyone is welcome. Please contact Cathy if you are able to contribute something for a door prize or for our winner's basket.
10. Planned Legacy Giving: Wednesday, MARCH 25, 2020
Dorchester United Church presents information on planned legacy giving with the Stewardship and Gifts Officer for 3 regions of the United Church of Canada. A light lunch will be served at noon followed by a one hour workshop with David Jagger. Please call 519-461-1679 for more information.

LENTEN BIBLE STUDY
Wednesday Afternoons 1:15 pm to 2:45 pm
March 4th to April 8th
Dorchester United Church
For more information: Contract Tabitha Carey 519-520-0284 or email tabithatalking@gmail.com