Updated November 2017

2016 Archive

Sunday December 25th - Christmas Day Service

A lovely service to celebrate the birth of Jesus - 10:30am. Join us for white hot chocolate and carols!

Saturday December 24th - Christmas Eve Services

Family Service at 6:30pm and a Candlelight and Communion service at 9pm.

Wednesday December 21st - Blue Christmas Service

7pm in the Friendship Room - a special time for people who do not find Christmas a happy time.

Sunday December 18th - Advent 4 - Children’s Christmas

Sunday

Worship begins at 10:30am. Featuring the Children’s Pageant.

Saturday December 17th - Children’s Worship Event

Trampoline/Dinner/Crafts Event Starting at the Trampoline Park in Newmarket at 3pm. For more information contact Lisa Harvey.

Sunday December 11th - Advent 3 - Choir Christmas

Cantata

Worship begins at 10:30am. Guest Speaker Rev. Tina Conlon, Daveport Perth Community Ministry.

Monday December 5th - Beer & Hymns

Come and join us at 8pm at The Lion Pub, 5917 Main St. Sing & sip as we enjoy songs of our faith!

Sunday December 4th - SUM Concerts

Christmas Classics - Two shows - 3:30pm and 7pm!

Seasonal music performed live.  Net proceeds towards Stouffville United’s Habitat Pledge, New Roof, and Donations for the Food Bank. Admission $10 Adults, $5 Students, $25 Family All are Welcome!  For further information &/or to assist with SUM performances contact: Cap

Sunday December 4th - “Warm Up” Campaign Due

“Warm up” Campaign “MST” - acronym for Mittens, Socks and Toques. Please be sure to include adults as well. Please deposit your gifts in baskets up to December 4th in time to distribute for the cold weather.

Sunday December 4th - Advent 2

Worship begins at 10:30am. Congregational Meeting to follow Worship - Pizza Lunch, Freewill Offering

Friday December 2nd - Living Nativity

The Living Nativity will be held at 7 - 8pm at the Latcham Gallery, 6240 Main St. Part of the Town’s tree lighting event, the Living Nativity will be presente in front of the Latcham Gallery.

Sunday November 27th - Advent 1

Worship begins at 10:30am.  Holy Communion.

Saturday November 26th - Men’s Breakfast

At The Upper Room on Main St. 7:30am to 9am.

Guest speaker - Colton Carrick.

Free Admission, Special $6.95 breakfast.

All ages welcome - Info 905-642-2545

Friday November 25th - Messy Church

Our next Messy Church event is on Nov. 25th from 6 - 8pm in our Auditorium.  This is a fun time for families of Stouffville to come to do crafts, play games, eat a meal together and to celebrate God. Free Will Offering. We are in need of volunteers to help prepare meals, assisting children with crafts or for set up/clean up.  Sign up on sheets or e-mail Lisa Harvey.

Sunday November 20th - Anniversay Sunday

Worship begins at 10:30am. Join us in a celebration of our church’s anniversary! Guest speaker Terry Davies, Chair - Elect of Living Waters Presbytery. Join us after Worship for a congregational potluck luncheon! If your last name starts with A - M please bring a salad or main course. N - Z brings dessert. Be sure to shop at the UCW mini sale the same day!

Sunday November 13th - Operation Christmas Child

Shoebox Campaign Due

Fill a shoebox, drop off an item at church of our TOP 100 or Cash Donations placed in our envelopes. There are many ways to help send a deserving child joy & hope. Contact Nikki Devereux for more information.

Sunday November 13th

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Sunday November 6th - Remembrance Sunday

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Sunday October 30th

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Saturday October 29th - Children’s Worship - Halloween

Dinner and Laser Quest

Halloween dinner and Laser Quest from 5 - 9pm in Richmond Hill.

Saturday October 29th - Men’s Breakfast

Guest: Chris Deverux, Constable ‘Community Response’, 32 Division Including Yorkdale Shopping Centre, Toronto.  “Why I Love My Profession”. At The Upper Room on Main Street. 7:30am to 9am. Free Admission, Special $6.05 breakfast. All ages welcome - Info 905-640-2545.

Friday October 28th - Messy Church

This is a fun time for families of Stouffville to come to do crafts, play games, eat a meal together and to celebrate God.  Free Will Offering. 6 - 8pm in the Auditorium.

Sunday October 23rd - SUM Concert

From 7 - 8:30pm.  Free Admission with Free Will Offering. All are Welcome!  For further information &/or to assist with SUM performances contact: Cap Cowan, SUM Chair 905-642-2545 or capcowan@gmail.com

Sunday October 23rd

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Sunday October 16th

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Friday October 14th - Potluck Dinner and Movie

Join us for a Potluck Dinner and Movie “A Walk in the Woods” starting at 6pm in the Auditorium.

Sunday October 9th - Thanksgiving Sunday

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Sunday October 2nd - Worldwide Communion Sunday

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Saturday October 1st - Ladies Breakfast Brunch & Quilt

Raffle Draw

Doors open at 8:30am with a speaker, fashion demonstration and sale from Alia/Tan Jay/Nygard in Newmarket.  There will be clothes and accessories available for purchase. Buy your tickets now for the Prairie Star Quilt!  Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5.  Available through Judy Patten or the Church Office.

Saturday October 1st - Men’s Breakfast

Guest presenter Don Reesor, “Personal history of the Reesors over 200 years in Stouffville/Markham”. 7:30 - 9am Upper Room Restaurant, Main St. Stouffville. Special $6.95 breakfast with coffee or whatever else you choose.

Friday September 30th - Messy Church

A chance for families to have fun, explore faith, and enjoy a meal together, 6 - 8pm in the Auditorium. Free Will Offering.

Monday September 26th - Beer & Hymns: Pilgrimage

8 - 10pm at the Lion on Main St. (5917 Main St. Stouffville).

Sunday September 25th

Worship begins at 10:30am.

Sunday September 18 

Worship begins at 10:30am. Terry Fox Run following Worship Service.  Please join Team Stouffville United Church.  Bring a bagged lunch to eat after coffee hour in the Davis Room. Pledge sheets are available on the table in the back hall.

Tuesday September 13th - CCFA Meeting

The Creating Community for All team will meet at 7:30pm in the Friendship Room.  All are welcome!

Sunday September 11th - Welcome Sunday

Worship begins at 10:30am. Join us for after Worship for a Congregation Lunch!

Sunday September 4th - Worship with St. James

Presbyterian

We are hosting St. James Presbyterian. Worship begins at 10:30am.

Sunday August 21st - Worship

Guest Speaker Courtney Britton Worship beings at 10:30am in the Sanctuary.

Tuesday August 16th - CCFA Meeting

There is still time to provide your ideas for ou new ministries of Mental Health Wellness and Poverty and Homelessness. 7:30pm in the Frienship Room. Everybody is welcome to attend. Discussion will focus on next steps in preparation for Rally Sunday.

Sunday August 14th - Worship

Guest Preacher Catherine Hions Worship beings at 10:30am in the Sanctuary.

Sunday July 31st - Worship @ St. James’ Presbyterian

Joint worship at St. James’ Presbyterian Church. 10am, 6432 Main Street, Stouffville. Followed by a BBQ.

July 11th to 15th - Vacation Bible Camp

From 9am to 12pm, ages 5 to 12. We’re joining with St. James’ Presbyterian Church to experience the wonderful theme of Surf Shack!  For more information, speak to Lisa Harvey or Nikki Devereux.  To register, call Rev. Joan at St. James Presbyterian Church at 905-640-3151.

Tuesday July 12th - CCFA - Ice Cream and IdeasThursday 8th

March

Ice Cream and Ideas - Planning our New Ministries The Creating Community for All (CCFA) task group is inviting the entire congregation to a brainstorming session to come and provide their input for the new Minitries we are looking at. The session will take place in the Auditorium, 7 - 9pm and everyone's input is needed.

Sunday July 3rd - Strawberry Festival Worship Service

Please note there will not be a Service in our Sanctuary this Sunday.

Saturday July 2nd - Strawberry Festival

Visit our booth on Main St. on July 2nd as Stouffville Celebrates the Strawberry Festival!  Our booth is open from 9 - 5pm but stop by early for strawberries as we always sell out! For more information about the Festival, check out the website here.

Sunday June 26th - Congregational Picnic

Join us for Worship in the Park!

Saturday June 25th - Mini Golf

Open to Everyone, starting at 6:30pm in the Auditorium.  Golfing at Timber Creek.

Sunday June 19th - Guest Preacher

Guest Preacher Catherine Hions joins us today for Worship.

Sunday June 5th - Congregational AGM & Lunch

Mark your calendars!  The Congregational AGM & lunch will be on June 5th from 11:30 - 3pm in the Auditorium.

Friday June 3rd- Potluck Dinner and Movie

Join us for a Potluck Dinner and Movie Night starting at 6pm in the Auditorium.

Sunday May 1st - Mother’s Day Celebration

In addition to the regular offering, the UCW invites you to bring ‘toonies’ for the anual Massey Centre collection.  The Massey Centre for Women provides a comprehensive range of porgrams and services for families and babies with a focus on pregnant and parenting teens.

Saturday April 30th - Ontario Science Centre

Come join Children’s Worship at the Ontario Science Centre starting at 10am. Open to Everyone!

Monday April 25th - Beer & Hymns: Spring Edition

Come and join us at 8pm at The Lion Pub, 5917 Main St. Sing & sip as we enjoy songs of our faith! Bring a friend too!

Satuday April 23rd - Men’s Breakfast

Join us at Upper Room Grill & Kitchen (formerly Annie’s Kitchen - across from the GO Station), 6193 Main Street, Stouffville at 7:45 - 9am. Rev Bill Fritz speaking on the new initiative called “Soul Support” to help Canadian Veterans coming home with PTSD.  All are welcome!

Sunday April 17th - SUM Concert

Youth Concert with Stouffville District Secondry School from 7 to 9pm. Admission is $5 at the door.  All proceeds go towards the SDSS band trip expenses in May to Boston.  All are Welcome! For further information &/or to assist with SUM performances contact: Cap Cowan, SUM Chair, “Sunday Night concerts On Church” 905 642 2545 or Email capcowan@gmail.com

Sunday April 17th

Worship begins at 10:30am

Saturday April 16th - Spring Fling Market

From 10am - 3pm. We are looking for donations of: gently used books (all kinds); clean children’s clothing and toys; garage sale/flea market items; preserves and bake sale items.  We are also looking for people to help with: operating the lift, setup (Friday), working the lunch room and helping with sales tables.  Donations accepted the week beginning April 10th.

Sunday April 10th

Worship begins at 10:30am Creating Community for All Workshop on ‘Embrace Action’ at 12:30 - 3:30pm.

Sunday April 3rd

Worship begins at 10:30am. Stouffville Creek Worship at 2pm.

Sunday March 27th - Easter Sunday

10:30am with the choir’s Easter Cantata.

Sunday March 27th - Easter Sunrise Service

7am at the Stouffville Reservoir.  Join us for breakfast following at the Fickle Pickle at 8am.

Saturday March 26th - Children’s Worship Easter Party

Starting at 6:30 till 9:30pm in the Auditorium

Friday March 25th - Good Friday

Good Friday Service 10am in the Sanctuary - We will be hosting a multi-church choir.  Prior to the service, The Walk of the Cross will begin at 8:30am at Christ Church Anglican, make it’s way to St. James Presbyterian and then arrive at Stouffville United for the service at 10am.

Thursday March 24th - Maundy Thursday

Starting at 7:30pm in the Sanctuary

Sunday March 20th - SUM Concert

SUM Concert from 7 to 9pm - The Benttwood Blue Grass Band.

Free admission with free will offering appreciated.  All are Welcome!

For further information &/or to assist with SUM performances contact: Cap Cowan, SUM Chair at

capcowan@gmail.com or 905-642-2545.

Sunday March 20th - Palm Sunday

Sacrament of Holy Communion - 10:30am in the Sanctuary

Saturday March 19th - Men’s Breakfast

7:45 - 9am at Annie’s Kitchen (across from the GO Station).  Featuring guest speaker - Dr. Hans Schwartz, DDS on “Conservative Dentistry”

Sunday March 13th - 3WRD Workshop

Workshop on ‘Experience Belonging’ in the Auditorium, Davis Room and Sanctuary. 3WRD is now called Creating Community for All (CCFA).

Friday March 11th - Potluck Dinner and Movie

Come join us at 6pm for a potluck dinner and the movie “Learning to Drive”.

Saturday March 5th - Pasta Dinner

Children’s Worship will be hosting a pasta dinner starting at 3 - 9pm. The proceeds will be going to our Syrian Families.

Saturday February 27th - Cabaret

Mark your calendars!  Beginning at 7pm - tickets are $15 each and are available from the church office or Doris Harvey.

Saturday February 27th - Men’s Breakfast

Come joinus at 7:45 - 9am at Annie’s Kitchen (across from the GO Station).  Everyone is welcome!  Buy your own breakfast and listen to guest speaker Robert Scythes on “My Passion for Antique Boats & The Ships Company, Penetanquishine”.

Friday February 26th - Children’s Worship Games Night

Children’s Worship will be having a games night from 6:30pm to 9:00pm in the Auditorium.

Monday February 22nd - Beer & Hymns - Love Edition

Bring a friend and come sing with us at The Lion Pub, 5917 Main St. at 8pm!

Sunday February 14th - 3WRD Workshop

Join the 3WRD Task Force from 12:30 to 3:30pm in a workshop exploring Spritiuality.

Friday February 12th - Children’s Valentines Party

Children’s Worship is hosting a Valentines Party from 6:30 to 9:00pm in the Auditorium.  There will be a sub dinner and games following.

Tuesday February 9th - Pancake Tuesday

Please join us in the Auditorium from 6 - 7:30pm for a Pancake Dinner prepared by the 1st Stouffville Scouts.  This is a Free Will offering and proceeds will go to Stouffville United Church.  Dinner includes pancakes, sausages, fruits and sweets plus coffee, tea and juice.  Gluten free available - just let us know. Hope to see you there!

Friday February 5th - Potluck Dinner and Movie

Come join us at 6pm for a potluck dinner and the movie “The Martian”.  Sign up sheet will be in the lower auditorium and everyone is welcome, even if you don’t sign up or are able to bring something for potluck (there is always plenty to go around). For more information or to suggest a future movie, please call Anne Scott at 905-640-7730.

Saturday January 30th - Men’s Breakfast

Come join us at 7:45 - 9am at the Fickle Pickle.  Everyone is welcome. Buy your own breakfast and listen to guest speaker Dr. Doug Brodie on “Getting Older Hopefully”.

Sunday January 24th - SUM Concert

Stouffville United Music (SUM) - Guitar Stars - Join us from 7 to 9pm!  Free admission with free will offering appreciated. All are welcome!  For further information &/or to assist with SUM performances contact: Cap Cowan - capcowan@gmail.com - 905-642-2545

Sunday January 24th - Reach Out

Tired after a busy holiday season and ready for some R & R? Stouffville United Church’s Reach Out group invites you to an afternoon of just that - much needed  R & R, away from kids’ screams and family needs… an invitation to steal just two hours away from the daily grind, to kick up your heels and watch ‘Mom’s Night Out”. From 2 - 4pm at Sarah Carrick’s house. 
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