HYMN SING every Sunday, from 10:15
a.m. to 10:30 a.m. led by Helen Kim Pratt, Music Director, in the Sanctuary.
WEUC ADVENT BIBLE STUDY VIA ZOOM: Wednesdays, Dec. 1st to Dec. 15th.Liturgy
of the Ordinary - Sacred Practices in Everyday Life by Trish Harrison Warren. Leader: Rev.
YoonOk Shin. English: 1
p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Korean: 2:30 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.
WEUC 2022 OFFERING ENVELOPE SETS available
for pick up from the Narthex on November 28th.
DON VALLEY REFUGEE
RESETTLERS (DVRR) FUNDRAISING: HONEY
FOR SALE 100% Balsam Lake Wildflower Natural Honey Ontario No.
1 White available from the church office.$10 for the 500 gramsjar; $20 for the 1 kilogram jar.Call Lina in the church office if you wish to purchase. 100% proceeds to
2022 CHURCH CALENDARS are available from the church office
for $7.00 each. Enjoy stunning photographs of United Churches across the
country while keeping track of liturgical seasons and colours, significant
United Church days, and lectionary dates. Please contact Lina if you wish to
ADVENT/CHRISTMAS MISSION PROJECT
November 28th to December 26th
DONATIONS TO UCC M & S: Throughout the
Advent Season, special
collections will be taken for UCC M & S Fund.Envelopes are provided at
the back of the church.Please include
your name and envelope number. White Gift donations received on December 5th
will also be donated to UCC M &S.
WHITE GIFT OFFERING ITEMS: During this
time of the year, many families in
the community find it difficult
to celebrate due to challenging circumstances.We are asking for donations of new items such as gloves, mitts, scarves,
socks, tooth brushes, toys, chocolates, candy etc. Please wrap these items in white tissue paper to be received on
White Gift Sunday, December 5th, along with food bank donations. We
will continue to collect items until Dec. 26 and then donate to needy families
in our community.
CHRISTMAS FOOD BANK DRIVE:We want to encourage the congregation to help fill the
hampers of needy families in our community during this Christmas Season. The
top five food bank items are canned tomatoes, canned beans, canned fish, rice
and household size oil.These items come
together to easily prepare a nutritious meal.Basket is available in the Narthex for non-perishable food items. Food
will be donated to the North York Harvest Food Bank.
Sun. Nov. 28, 10:30 a.m.FIRST OF ADVENT Lighting of the Advent Wreath - Hope
Offering Envelope Sets for pickup in the Narthex
Sun. Dec. 5, 10:30 a.m.SECOND OF ADVENT/WHITE GIFTLighting of the Advent Wreath - Peace
Gift offering items, envelopes & non-perishable food items will be received.
Sun. Dec. 12, 10:30 a.m.THIRD OF ADVENT/BLUE CHRISTMAS HEALING SERVICE
Lighting of the Advent Wreath - Joy
Sun. Dec. 19, 10:30 a.m.FOURTH OF ADVENT/CHRISTMAS MUSIC
SERVICELighting of the Advent Wreath - Love
Fri. Dec. 24, 7:30
p.m.CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT
COMMUNION All welcome to come and
share in this
and special time of the year.Come hear
Christmas message from Rev. YoonOk Shin and
in the festive music presented by our Music Ministry.
Sun. Dec. 26, 10:30 a.m.FIRST AFTER CHRISTMAS Lay
Led/Christmas Carol Hymn Sing
CHRISTMAS MEMORIALS: Wednesday December 15 Christmas memorials will be
purchased to decorate our sanctuary with donations made in memory of loved
ones.Please leave your donations in the
church office or on the Sunday morning offering plate.The names of those remembered will be printed
in the bulletin and plants will be delivered to sick and shut-in members of our
HOLIDAY OFFICE HOURS: The church office will be closed from Thursday
December 23rd to Tuesday December 28th.Open December 29 & 30; closed December 31.Please
ensure year end offerings have been received no later than Thursday. December
30th.Regular office hours resumeTuesday, January 4th, 2022.
THANK YOU to David Lim for upgrading
the outdoor sign to include Rev. Yoon Ok's name.We appreciate your wonderful work.
COMMUNITY GARDEN GATHERING Tuesdays
at 1:30 p.m., will continue to meet indoors in the Friendship Room.
FELLOWSHIP TIME:All welcome to join in
Fellowship Time after the service in the Friendship Room.Limited capacity is 30 and proof
of vaccine is required.
BAPTISM VOWS AND RENEWAL FOR ADULTS: If interested,
please contact Rev. YoonOk Shin by the end of December.Baptismal vows and renewal preparation will
take place during Lent with Celebration on Easter Sunday.
WORSHIP: For in-house worship, public health and safety protocols will be in
place (temperature checks, health screening, sanitizers). We will continue with live-stream and paper options via email for those
worshipping from home.
FREE ESL CLASS (LITERACY PROJECT) Wednesdays,10 a.m. to 12 noon in the Friendship Room.Open for everybody and all levels welcome!Learn at your own pace. Mandatory face masks,
social distancing measures and all other health and safety protocols
implemented.For more info call 416-225-2309.
LIVE STREAMING If you are unable to watch
worship services live, you can view the live stream video later on our website
at www.weunitedchurch.comas soon as it becomes
BIRTHDAY RECOGNITIONSThe Spiritual Pastoral Care Committee will be
recognizing birthdays every first Sunday of the month . If you are celebrating
a birthday in December please email
Lina at email@example.com.
KEEPING UP WITH CHURCH
PAR DONORS: For those of you who are on PAR, special
offerings such as Thanksgiving, Christmas, Easter and Anniversary are not
included in your monthly remittances.Those donations can be made separately by leaving on the Sunday morning
offering plate or with the church office.
PRE-AUTHORIZED REMITTANCE (PAR) During this time of
COVID-19, we want to encourage members that are not on PAR to sign up.Please contact Linain the office at 416-225-2309 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org you wish
to sign up.