East Plains United Church

CHURCH NEWS

What is Messy Church?
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Massacre at the mosques in New Zealand
 Our hearts are breaking at news of the massacre in New Zealand. Holding our Muslim friends and neighbours around the world in prayer. New Zealand Mosque massacre

Greta Thunberg. A Young Protester Changing The World.
 This video has almost 38,000 views and it was published on March 8, 2019 Greta Thunberg on Climate Change

Give it up for the Earth
 March 6 - April 18, 2019. Make this part of your Lenten journey. Citizens for Public Justice

Sunday Bulletin for March 17, 2019.
 Lent II Rev. Barbara Fullerton preaching. Celtic Worship on St. Patrick's Day. Gospel Reading: Luke 13: 31-35 Welcome Children! Today is an intergenerational service in which we welcome all ages and all voices to participate during the service. PDF

Vista Orders.
 Order due dates are now monthly: March 3 and April 7 PDF

Joseph
 Joseph has been promoted to P5. PDF

Letter from Agnes Nanyonga Oct. 2018
 Agnes is now 16 yrs old and had just completed her studies at TRC to become a tailor. It is nice to hear from her again. PDF

Letter from Joseph in Uganda
 Joseph is a young student in primary four at the Tekera Mission in Uganda. East Plains is proud to continue our support for this mission. PDF

East Plains Co-op PRESCHOOL.
 for Toddler and Preschoolers. Programs for children ages 18 months-5yrs. Call 905 681-0233 or go on the internet to: eastplainspreschool.com

A complete list of activities is available on the Calendar page.

Welcome

East Plains UC is pleased to welcome Rev. Dr. Barbara Fullerton as our transitional part-time interim minister starting in September, 2018.





We consider ourselves a friendly church, open to all. We have head sets for the hearing impaired and an elevator for those needing the use of a wheelchair. We would very much like the opportunity to meet you and celebrate together in Christian Worship.
Hearing and Wheeel Chair Accessibility






Lenten discussion with Rev. Barb. Thursdays 9:30-10:30am, using "Everyday Skeptics: Devotions for Spiritual Growth." Meet in the Campbell room, EPUC.

Messy Church starts Friday March 29 5:00-7:00pm here at East Plains. An opportunity for families with children to enjoy crafts, activities, a Bible story and share a meal. All are welcome.

Climate Change Reading Group Our next meeting will be May 4, at 7:00pm in the Campbell Room. We will discuss the book "Climate Change: What Everyone Needs to Know (2017)" by Joseph Romm. Mr Romm is a Ph.D scientist at MIT and the book gives an updated account of the basic science of Climate Change. As usual our own Rev. Harold Wells will give a resume of the book and direct the discussion. All are welcome even if you have not read the book.

Our new elevator which makes for easy access to the Sanctuary for those in need.

Joseph Wasswa Joseph has just finished his third term of primary four and has been promoted to primary five. His older sister Agnes has graduated from Tekera School in Masaka, Uganda.She studied to be a tailor.East Plains UC is happy to sponsor both of these students through our Wider Work program. We have posted images of both siblings on our home page.

East Plains Co-operative Preschool East Plains United Church, Giving Online