Our Minister: Lisa Naumann

Email: cucdesiringgod@gmail.com

Regular Worship Services

Sundays at 10:00 am

     All are welcome!


Phone number: 705-458-9701 

Email:countrysideunited@bellnet.ca

https://www.facebook.com/countrysideuc/

  Check below to see our news!


 


 Announcements for the bulletin may be left on the Church voice mail at 705-458-9701 or by e-mail: countrysideunited@bellnet.ca by Wednesday evening


Volunteers for coffee and tea preparation in the mornings and clean up afterward are needed each Sunday.

 

 

We have choir chairs for sale.

Please speak with Paul Brett for prices and details.

705- 721-5148

 

Save The Date - M & S Pot Luck Dinner – May 15 @ 6pm. Guest Speaker from the Alzheimer Society - topic will be Brain Health.



COUNTRYSIDE FITNESS

Come join us for our drop-in fitness class lead by our Certified Personal Trainer and Fitness Instructor.

Seniors Fitness – $5.00 per class fee.

 Starts on May 2 til June 27 - Thursdays @ 2pm

Zumba is coming back for the month of June!

7pm-8pm Thursdays. $5.00 fee per class.



Lessons in HEELS!

Join us on Thursday May 16th @ 7pm for lessons on how to walk confidently in high heel shoes. Prom, Graduation or summer Weddings…no matter what the occasion, be a pro in heels! Learn the tricks of the trade. All ages are welcome.


Upcoming Meeting Dates

Tues., June 11th Council meeting at 7 pm in the church hall.


Summer Food Drive ~ June 2nd - June 16th ...

Please help stock the shelves at our local food bank here in Thornton for the summer. This is typically a time when  people are away and supplies get low. They do have a refrigerator which they stock with eggs - cheese slices -hot dogs- margarine etc... you can place any of these donations on the bottom shelf of our refrigerator and we will see they are delivered in a timely manner. Thank you for your support to this most important endeavor.- M & S

 

 Check out all our pictures on our Facebook page!

To find our Facebook page - log onto your Facebook page and then search for either "Countryside Lisa" and friend request Lisa or "Countryside United Church" and follow our page.

 You can also put https://www.facebook.com/countrysideuc/ 

in your search browser when you are on your Facebook page.

 We would like to keep our community connected best we can.

  

Upcoming Worship Services  - Please see worship section below


 Sponsor Sunday bulletin covers for 2019!


You are invited to sponsor a week of bulletins to honour a special day/event/person and to help cover the costs of bulletins for our church. (please leave your memorial/honour information with the church office by calling 705-458-9701 and leaving a message or send by email to countrysideunited@bellnet.ca) Cost is $10.00 for 50 bulletins payable: By cheque to: Countryside United Church or by cash.

Please enclose cash/cheque in a marked envelope to: Don Shannon –Bulletin Sponsor. May leave in the collection plate or mail to: Countryside United Church Office, 7 Robert Street, Thornton, ON L0L 2N0 – please see poster to sign up for the Sunday you want to sponsor. Please print legibly.


Please Note: If you have moved or changed your email address, please keep the Church office informed of your new mailing address, phone numbers and email. (please leave your information with the church office by calling 705-458-9701 and leaving a message or send by email to countrysideunited@bellnet.ca) Thank you!



  Please collect Milk Bags


Please continue to collect milk bags for weaving mats to send to S. America. If any folks are interested in helping with weaving…our Irene Graham of the Baxter Living Faith Presbyterian church would be happy to show you how - individually or your group.  


EVENTS IN THE  AREA

Save the Date


Exciting NewsAs of March 1 2019, The Thornton Community Food Bank is going to be a branch of The Good Shepherd Food Bank of Alliston. They will continue to run their own food bank with just a few changes so they can align with Alliston. In joining with Alliston, they will have access to more resources, become a part of The Ontario Food Bank Association, will broaden our food choices to include more fresh fruit and vegetables all year around, bur will have a limited choice of frozen meats. For more information – speak with Wendy Kerr or Sarah Elines at The Thornton Community Food Bank.



Sat. May 11 - doors open at 6:30 pm - Progressive Euchre Tournament - Living Faith Community Church, Baxter. Game begins at 7 pm , Admission is $10.00 Prizes and Evening Buffet. For tickets please contact Marieke Patton - 519-766-5205 or Dawn Little - 705-241-7626


June 8 2019- Stevenson Memorial Hospital Fire and Ice Gala at Nottawasaga Inn at 5 pm. For more info. www.transformingstevenson.ca

 

August 11, 2019 -  22 Annual Thornton Corn Roast, Thornton arena 4 pm to 6:30 pm



 

Regular Worship Services

Sundays at 10:00 am

Minister Lisa Naumann

Email: cucdesiringgod@gmail.com

7 Robert Street, Thornton, ON L0L 2N0

Phone number: 705-458-9701 

Email:countrysideunited@bellnet.ca

Website: www.countrysideunited.ca

https://www.facebook.com/countrysideuc/





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                                                           Countryside United Gift Cards


                  Please consider ordering in advance for any birthdays, anniversaries, or other gift occasions.

                           We generally stock most food, gas, Canadian Tire and select specialty cards

                              Please consider larger denomination cards to last between order dates

                     Call or email Margaret for cards at maggie.johnston63@gmail.com 705-458-4414

                              Cheques made out to CGCF (Countryside Gift Card Fundraiser)

                                      Thank you for your continued support of this fundraiser!