Please join us!
3252 Ravenshoe Road,
Queensville ON, L0G 1R0
Rev Calin Lau -Minister
Sunday Service 9:30 a.m.
Coffee and fellowship following the service
Sunday, Dec. 1 – Advent 1 – “Hope”
Sunday, Dec. 8 – Advent 2 – “Peace”
Sunday, Dec. 15 – Advent 3 – “Joy”
Sunday, Dec. 22 – Advent 4 –“Love”
Tuesday, Dec. 24 – Christmas Eve Service 9:30 p.m
Ravenshoe Choir Practice
Thursdays at 7pm. Come out and join us in a song!
Afternoon Meeting: here’s an opportunity to get to know more about the “communities of faith and social enterprise” and it’s free for all ‘Living Presence Ministry congregations’, namely,
Keswick-Ravenshoe UC (otherwise it’s $ 25)!
Sunday, Jan. 19th from 1 to 4pm (includes a light lunch) at the Trinity UC, 461 Park Ave., Newmarket.
Please let Rev. Calin know if you are interested in attending.
Bible Study at Keswick
Dec. 16th – movie Fiddler on the Roof – starting at 9:30am sharp with a soup lunch to follow (all are welcome).
Bible Study will resume Mon., Jan. 6th, 2020.
Please contact Rev. Dianne at 905-478-8196 if you are attending the movie and/or lunch
Assisted Hearing Devices
There are 4 wireless receivers with earbuds located on a small table at the back of the sanctuary available for anyone having difficulty hearing the service. Try one out and, if you find it to be a benefit, we will acquire new earbuds for your personal use.
Also; Rev. Calin will provide a print copy of his sermon before the service to anyone who would like one.
Ravenshoe United Church is being asked to help out with a "Leader" at the Gathering Place at Keswick United Church one Thursday night a month. You would be responsible for setting a dinner menu, getting the food and directing the volunteers in preparing dinner. Dianne and the Lillian would help you with everything for the first couple of dinners. If you are interested please email Dianne Graves at firstname.lastname@example.org
Gathering Place: we are always looking for volunteers to help at the community dinner Thursday mornings from 10am and/or Thursday evenings from 4:30pm. If you are interested, please email Rev. Dianne Graves at email@example.com.
We will be taking donations of winter clothing for the homeless through the Loft Street Outreach Van.
They are also in need of the following:
Hot Chocolate packets, Thermal Socks, Can openers, mini shampoo, men's medium underwear (new), small cans of tuna, instant noodles, noodle bowls, blankets, sleeping bags, tarp.
The box for donations will be at the back of the church until Christmas.
Please call Pat Taylor 905-476-6632
Boutique Closure: from Dec. 22nd to Jan. 1st. Re-opening Thursday, Jan. 2nd at normal hours.
Gathering Place Closure: Dec. 26th and Jan. 2nd.
Next dinner will be Jan. 9th with Christmas dinner on Jan. 23rd.
Looking for Student Volunteers:
We are looking for volunteers to help out with different aspects of Sunday Service.
Contact Rev. Lau at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The chemicals used in scented products can make some people sick, especially those with fragrance sensitivities, asthma, allergies and other medical conditions. To help keep the air healthy for everyone, Ravenshoe is introducing a scent-free policy.