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Advent I – Hope

In church Sunday morning the children were asked what they saw that was different in the sanctuary. One youngster immediately pointed to a banner on the chancel wall: “Hope”. Another acknowledged the Advent wreath with its candles. At home, some families use Advent calendars, utilizing various ways of counting down the days to Christmas. Advent is a time…

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Advent Intergenerational Event

Advent, from the Latin word for coming, Adventus, is the church season when we start preparing once again for the coming of the Lord Jesus…not just as a baby at Christmas but also as Christ the King in glory. We do many things during Advent as we begin readying our hearts and homes for Christmas….

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HPC’s Family Christmas Bazaar

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” ~ Christmas is coming and one of our first gatherings of the season is the annual Family Christmas Bazaar on Saturday, November 19th, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The church hall will be filled to near-bursting with a multitude of gifts and goodies for all ages….

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Thanksgiving and Hospitality

  “As we As we approach Thanksgiving, be confident in God’s ability to use us and our gift of hospitality to touch others in an intimate and personal way and indeed to bless us as well.” These words appear in the lead article in our October newsletter, written by Paddy Eastwood. Paddy invites us to…

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Peace Be With You

The Haney Church choir shares these few reflective moments, singing “Peace Be With You”, an anthem based on John 14:1-14 (NIV), composed by Mary McDonald. . .   

Kite Day

Kite Day

Saturday July 9th from 10:00 am to 12 noon We are welcoming our church families and the families of our local community to a fun “make and fly” kite day in the church parking lot. Bring your family and invite your neighbours to join in the fun. If the weather is poor, we’ll move into the…

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Summertime Events

While many church activities wind down for the summer, other special events are being planned. Here are a few from our church calendar: LADIES’ RETREAT Ladies, get away for a few days of peace and quiet, singing, laughter, study, prayer and fellowship at Camp Douglas, June 21-24. Brochures and registration forms are on the table…

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Responding to the Alberta Fires

  Although evacuated families are returning to Fort McMurray, their needs are ongoing. Some families are returning to homes that require a top-to-bottom, inch-by-inch cleaning and disinfecting, while others are returning to no homes at all. Donations to the relief efforts can still be made through Presbyterian World Service & Development. Please mark your donations…

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Summer Student Position

Summer Student Position Available Haney Presbyterian Church is searching for a bright, enthusiastic, Christian young person, who is returning to school this fall, to work full-time for the summer. Do you enjoy working with children and youth, planning youth day trips, and running summer children’s and youth programs?   Are you interested in exploring service opportunities…

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Road to Resurrection

AN EASTER EVENT FOR EVERYONE On Palm Sunday, young and old gathered to welcome Jesus to Jerusalem with palm branches, enjoy the tastes of the Passover meal, visit Barabbas in prison, stop at the hillside where Jesus will be crucified and visit Cleopas on the Emmaus Road. If you missed this year’s event, make sure that…