Announcements Sunday January 14, 2018

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

An Ecumenical Service for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be held at St. Eugene’s Roman Catholic church on Sunday, January 21st, 2018 beginning at 2 p.m.

-The Sympathy of this Pastoral Charge is extended to the family and friends of Olive (Shirley) Skerry (nee Gibbs); who died January 1st and the funeral service was held from the Cutcliffe Funeral Home this past Sunday January 7th.  May God, through the presence of friends and family, hold all close who mourn her loss this day and forevermore.

-The Sympathy of this Pastoral Charge is extended to the family and friends of Arthur Brown who passed away Sunday January 7th.  His funeral service was held Wednesday January 10th from the MacLean Funeral Home. We ask that God will comfort his family and friends.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30-12:30.

-Annual Meetings:  The dates of the annual meetings were set at the December 5th Official Board meeting.  They are as follows:

Official Board Annual meeting – Monday, January 15, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. in Central United

Central United – January 21, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Stanhope United – January 27, 2018 – 10:00 a.m.

St. James West Covehead – January 28, 2018 – 12:15 p.m.

York United – January 28, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Please note the dates and times and please have a written report in duplicate ready for the meetings.  Church Treasurers are not required to report to the Official Board Annual meeting.  Following approval at the meetings, all reports that should go in the Pastoral Charge Annual Report should be submitted to the Church Office as soon as possible.  It is preferred you submit your reports electronically to yorkcovehead@gmail.com. Thank you.

Community:

Registration is open for Fundamental Yoga at the York Community Centre, with Certified Yoga Teacher, Dianne Birt.  The six-week series starts Tuesday January 16th at 10 a.m., and is suitable for all levels. The cost is $55, and drop-ins are welcome at $11 per class. Contact Dianne at 902-394-5826, by email fundamentalyoga2017@gmail.com or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/fundamentalyoga2017. Please bring your own mat.

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Announcements Sunday January 7, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

The Monday Group will meet from January 8 at the York United Church from 10am to 2pm.  All are welcome to join this craft group.  Bring something to work on and a lunch.

An Ecumenical Service for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be held at St. Eugene’s Roman Catholic church on Sunday, January 21st, 2018 beginning at 2 p.m. We need three readers from the York, Central, Stanhope and West Covehead churches – one to do the Invocation Prayer and one to do the reading from Exodus 15: 1-21 and one to share the Prayers of the People with the people from the Roman Catholic church.  Please call Rev. Doreen Daley 902-940-1863 if you are willing to help or e-mail her at doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30-12:30.

-Annual Meetings:  The dates of the annual meetings were set at the December 5th Official Board meeting.  They are as follows:

Official Board Annual meeting – Monday, January 15, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. in Central United

Central United – January 21, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Stanhope United – January 27, 2018 – 10:00 a.m.

St. James West Covehead – January 28, 2018 – 12:15 p.m.

York United – January 28, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Please note the dates and times and please have a written report in duplicate ready for the meetings.  Church Treasurers are not required to report to the Official Board Annual meeting.  Following approval at the meetings, all reports that should go in the Pastoral Charge Annual Report should be submitted to the Church Office as soon as possible.  It is preferred you submit your reports electronically to yorkcovehead@gmail.com. Thank you.

– Bulletin Memorials. If you would like to make a memorial donation in loving memory of a loved one, please contact the office to make a donation and give the details for the bulletin.

Community:

Registration is open for Fundamental Yoga at the York Community Centre, with Certified Yoga Teacher, Dianne Birt.  The six-week series starts Tuesday January 16th at 10 a.m., and is suitable for all levels. The cost is $55, and drop-ins are welcome at $11 per class. Contact Dianne at 902-394-5826, by email fundamentalyoga2017@gmail.com or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/fundamentalyoga2017. Please bring your own mat.

Ceilidh at The Olde Dunstaffnage School Center on Sunday, January 7th at 7:00pm, featuring Ivor Price and The Roadmasters. Special guests include Millie MacDonald, Fenton MacSwain, Urban Macadam, Elaine O’Connor and Mary Smith. Admission at the door. Door prize and a light lunch.

 

 

Announcements December 24, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

 

Fellowship:

The Monday Group will meet from January 8 at the York United Church from 10am to 2pm.  All are welcome to join this craft group.  Bring something to work on and a lunch.

 

An Ecumenical Service for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be held at St. Eugene’s Roman Catholic church on Sunday, January 21st, 2018 beginning at 2 p.m. We need three readers from the York, Central, Stanhope and West Covehead churches – one to do the Invocation Prayer and one to do the reading from Exodus 15: 1-21 and one to share the Prayers of the People with the people from the Roman Catholic church.  Please call Rev. Doreen Daley 902-940-1863 if you are willing to help or e-mail her at doreenedaley@gmail.com.

 

Business and Meetings:

-There will be a joint practice on Thursday Dec. 28 at 6 for the Dec. 31 service.

The office will be closed from December 22 to January 3. Email and phone messages will still be checked.

-Annual Meetings:  The dates of the annual meetings were set at the December 5th Official Board meeting.  They are as follows:

Official Board Annual meeting – Monday, January 15, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. in Central United

Central United – January 21, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Stanhope United – January 27, 2018 – 10:00 a.m.

St. James West Covehead – January 28, 2018 – 12:15 p.m.

York United – January 28, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Please note the dates and times and please have a written report in duplicate ready for the meetings.  Church Treasurers are not required to report to the Official Board Annual meeting.  Following approval at the meetings, all reports that should go in the Pastoral Charge Annual Report should be submitted to the Church Office as soon as possible.  It is preferred you submit your reports electronically to yorkcovehead@gmail.com. Thank you.

Community:

Honourable Wade MacLauchlan will hold a New Years Levee on December 31st from 2 pm – 4 pm at the North Shore Community Centre. All are welcome.

 

Announcements Sunday December 17th, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

-Stanhope Choir will present their cantata “Kneeling in Bethlehem” on Sunday, December 17, at 2 PM.  No morning service in Stanhope December 17.  Note change of time.

There will be a joint choir practice on Thursday December 21 at 6:30pm in York. This will be for the Christmas Eve Service.

-Christmas Singalong:  Thank you to our musicians Gordon Boothroyd, Jordan McNally, Joe Doran and Marilyn MacDonald.  A special thank you to Jenny Vessey and her choir.  Also, the concert put on by a few of the girls while people were gathering was very appreciated.  Thank you to Irwin Campbell for manning the sound booth and to Trevor Campbell for the loan of a large screen.  We thank you for a very enjoyable evening as we could not have done it without you.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

-Annual Meetings:  The dates of the annual meetings were set at the December 5th Official Board meeting.  They are as follows:

Official Board Annual meeting – Monday, January 15, 2018 – 7:00 p.m. in Central United

Central United – January 21, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Stanhope United – January 27, 2018 – 10:00 a.m.

St. James West Covehead – January 28, 2018 – 12:15 p.m.

York United – January 28, 2018 – 7:00 p.m.

Please note the dates and times and please have a written report in duplicate ready for the meetings.  Church Treasurers are not required to report to the Official Board Annual meeting.  Following approval at the meetings, all reports that should go in the Pastoral Charge Annual Report should be submitted to the Church Office as soon as possible.  Thank you.

Community:

-There will be a new After School Program opening up at York United Church coming January 2018!  KidsFit After School Program will open right after Christmas break, welcoming students from grades K-6.  Spaces are limited, so if interested please contact kidsfitpei@gmail.com to inquire or register.  Check them out on Facebook @kidsfitASP

-Dunstaffnage Seniors Club have received LEAP Program Funding for a Stain Glass Course. This course will be every Monday for 8 weeks, beginning January 8, 2018 at Dunstaffnage School Centre from 10am-12:30pm.   Class is limited to 10 persons whom must be committed to the full 8 sessions.  Any interested seniors from the surrounding communities are asked to register before January 2 for a chance to be selected for this course. Phone 902 629- 1498 or 902 894- 9472 or e-mail renat@pei.sympatico.ca.   LEAP Programs are funded by PEI Department of Education, Early Learning and Culture and administered by PEI Senior Citizens’ Federation Inc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Announcements December 10, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

-Central UCW will meet at the church on Thursday December 14th at 7pm to enjoy a Christmas Buffet. In appreciation for their commitment to our church an invitation is extended to Central Sunday school teachers and choir members. Please join us.

Wednesday December 13th at 12:15pm, the West Covehead UCW are having their final Christmas buffet and social. They are inviting all interested ladies to attend. To be held at the home of Linda Shaw. Please join us to celebrate and reminisce. Storm date will be Thursday December 14th, same time and place.

-The York Sunday School will be participating in the service on December 17th at 9:30. Lunch to follow.  A to M sandwiches, N to Z sweets

-Stanhope Choir will present their cantata “Kneeling in Bethlehem” on Sunday, December 17, at 2 PM.  No morning service in Stanhope December 17.  Note change of time.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

– Bulletin Memorials. If you would like to make a memorial donation in loving memory of a loved one, please contact the office to make a donation and give the details for the bulletin.

Community:

-The 21st Annual Live Nativity Pageant will be happening at The Church of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints on held December 9-10, with the shows each night at 7:00, 7:30 and 8:00, and hot chocolate and cookies after each performance. This is a free event they put on each year as their gift to the community. There will be live actors, live animals and wonderful music to help get you in that Christmas Spirit.

-The 7th annual Drive Thru Living Nativity will take place at the farm of Chyrs and Doreen Jenkins at 6452 Route 19 in Canoe Cove from Friday, December 8 to Sunday, December 10 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm each evening. There will be Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, shepherds, kings, angels and live animals along with a choir singing Christmas songs. There will be a large displays of Christmas lights and decorations. Freewill donations will be collected for the Children’s Wish Foundation and Santa’s Angels.

St. Paul’s annual carol sing in which people can express a fond memory by way of Advent singing on December 10th, the deadlines for requests are November 22nd and December 5th.

The Charlottetown Legion Choir will present a Christmas Concert at Trinity United Church on Tuesday Dec 12 at 7 PM.  Tickets are available at the door, from choir members or locally by calling Bea & Irwin Campbell at 902-629-1326. $10. ($8.00 for veterans).

-There will be a new After School Program opening up at York United Church coming January 2018!  KidsFit After School Program will open right after Christmas break, welcoming students from grades K-6.  Spaces are limited, so if interested please contact kidsfitpei@gmail.com to inquire or register.  Check them out on Facebook @kidsfitASP

Announcements November 26, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

The 90th Anniversary Committee for Central United Church would like to thank everyone for coming and sharing in our celebration. Thank you to those who had memorial gifts dedicated in memory of loved ones. Thank you to all who helped park cars, were greeters, ushers, readers, etc. Also thanks to the UCW for a beautiful lunch. Special mention to Aden and Wilna for helping Reverend Joy cut the cake! Our thanks to Margaret, Gordon and Jordon, trio, Sharon, Potters Clay and Tim Archer for all sharing their musical talents. Special appreciation is expressed to Reverend David Campbell and Reverend Joy Noble.

-The Anniversary Committee: Fred, Pauline, Phyllis, Frances, Willena, Heather, Sandra, Rena and Lorna

-There will be a Christmas Singalong in York United Church on Saturday, Dec 9 at 7pm with pianists, Gordon Boothroyd and Jordan McNally; drummer, Joe Doran and song leader, Marilyn MacDonald.  Come and join other singers for a fun evening of Christmas music of all types and for all ages.  Admission is by donation.

-Central UCW will meet at the church on Thursday December 14th at 7pm to enjoy a Christmas Buffet. In appreciation for their commitment to our church an invitation is extended to Central Sunday school teachers and choir members. Please join us.

-Stanhope Choir will present their cantata “Kneeling in Bethlehem” on Sunday, December 17, at 2 PM.  No morning service in Stanhope December 17.  Note change of time.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Thursday and Friday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please note the change of time. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

The Session of the York-Covehead Pastoral Charge will meet on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7 p.m. at York United.

-The Ministry and Personnel Committee will meet on Tuesday November 28th at 1:30pm at York United Church. Members of that committee are Janice Ellis, Sharon MacLeod, Isabell Court and Frances Coles

-The York-Covehead Pastoral Charge Official Board is called to meet on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in York United Church.  The 2018 annual budget will be circulated.  All treasurers should have a short treasurer’s report updated since our last meeting.

Community:

St. Paul’s annual carol sing in which people can express a fond memory by way of Advent singing on December 10th, the deadlines for requests are November 22nd and December 5th.

Amabilè in concert Saturday December 9 at 7pm – at Spring Park United church in Charlottetown (65 Kirkwood Drive); and Sunday December 10 2pm – at St. Andrews United Church, on the highway in Vernon Bridge. Admission is $15 at the door.

The Charlottetown Legion Choir will present a Christmas Concert at Trinity United Church on Tuesday Dec 12 at 7 PM.  Tickets are available at the door, from choir members or locally by calling Bea & Irwin Campbell at 902-629-1326. $10. ($8.00 for veterans).

-The 7th annual Drive Thru Living Nativity will take place at the farm of Chyrs and Doreen Jenkins at 6452 Route 19 in Canoe Cove from Friday, December 8 to Sunday, December 10 from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm each evening. There will be Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, shepherds, kings, angels and live animals along with a choir singing Christmas songs. There will be a large displays of Christmas lights and decorations. Freewill donations will be collected for the Children’s Wish Foundation and Santa’s Angels

Announcements Sunday November 19, 2017

Worship:

Reverend Doreen Daley will be available for pastoral emergencies.

Phone 902-940-1863. E-mail: doreenedaley@gmail.com.

Fellowship:

Central United Church will celebrate its 90th Anniversary with a special service on Sunday evening, November 19th 7pm.  Come and enjoy a great evening of music, special singing, and fellowship. Help celebrate the legacy left to us by our ancestors, families and friends. All welcome refreshments to follow. Guest Speaker, Reverend Joy Noble.

There will be a Christmas Singalong in York United Church on Saturday, Dec 9 at 7pm with pianists, Gordon Boothroyd and Jordan McNally; drummer, Joe Doran and song leader, Marilyn MacDonald.  Come and join other singers for a fun evening of Christmas music of all types and for all ages.  Admission is by donation.  Let Sharon MacLeod (dandsmacleod@bellaliant.net) or Jordan McNally (jordan_mcnally3@hotmail.com) know what your favourite songs are.  We are making a list and checking it twice.   

-Stanhope Choir will present their cantata “Kneeling in Bethlehem” on Sunday, December 17, at 2 PM.  No morning service in Stanhope December 17.  Note change of time.

Thank you to everyone that helped contribute to the Operation Shoebox! We filled 33 shoeboxes to help children around the world.

Business and Meetings:

The office will be open Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30am-12:30pm. Please have all announcements emailed to yorkcovehead@gmail.com or called in to 902-629-1815 by noon Wednesday for the following Sunday.

The Session of the York-Covehead Pastoral Charge will meet on Monday, November 27, 2017 at 7 p.m. at York United.

-The York-Covehead Pastoral Charge Official Board is called to meet on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in York United Church.  The 2018 annual budget will be circulated.  All treasurers should have a short treasurer’s report updated since our last meeting.

Community:

“Men of the Harvest” concert at Winsloe United Church on Sunday, November 19, at 7:30 p.m.

American Thanksgiving Dinner: Thursday 23 November, 4:30 – 6:30 — St. Paul’s parish hall, Prince at Richmond in downtown Charlottetown.  Delicious turkey and all the fixings + dessert, etc. for $15 ($8 children) — which funds the church’s annual Christmas food hamper program.

Tickets and take-out orders: St. Paul’s office – 902-892-1691, stpauls@pei.aibn.com

St. Paul’s annual carol sing in which people can express a fond memory by way of Advent singing on December 10th, the deadlines for requests are November 22nd and December 5th.