It’s Coming…

Every year our congregation and community look forward to HPC’s Family Christmas Bazaar. Well, it’s almost that time again! Saturday, November 16th the doors will open at 10:00 a.m. If you’ve had access to our church newsletters you’ll have seen articles over the past three months extolling this annual event and providing some amazing facts about…

Pastoral Letter from the Moderator

Following discussion at the 2019 General Assembly on the matter of human sexuality and the church, the Reverend Amanda Currie, B.A.Sc., M.Div., Moderator of the 2019 General Assembly, has written this pastoral letter to the churches.  ~ “The 2019 General Assembly was both difficult and important in the ongoing life of our church. It illustrated…

Office Administrator Position

Office Administrator Position UPDATE: We are pleased to report that Mrs. Susan Reaveley has become the new Church Administrator. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Haney Presbyterian Church is looking for…

Summertime Pursuits

Many of us heave a sigh of contentment as summertime arrives. Longer days and evenings free of the usual routine of school and meetings mean time to pursue more leisure activities with our friends and families.  Time to putter in the garden or garage. Time to hit the beach or go camping. Time to sit…

Nearing the Goal

JUNE 30 UPDATE: Our goal has been reached! Thank you! // As we near the mid-point of June, we are conscious of the approaching expiry deadline for the quotation received to pave a portion of our church parking lot. If you aren’t familiar with the project you can read about it in this earlier post. …

A New Season

After an unusually chilly February, Spring has arrived with warmth and sunshine. It is a welcome time of new growth and fresh activity, both at home and in our church. The season of Lent is underway, commencing with the Ash Wednesday Service on March 6. As we approach Easter, take note of the following: April…

Our Parking Lot Project

At our AGM a project to repave a section of the church parking lot was approved. The 2019 project will involve 726 square metres, about one-third of the total area. The estimated cost is $25,400, thus the cost per square metre will be about $35. As this is not a budgeted project we are looking…

Our ‘Advent Challenge’

  On the first Sunday of Advent a tree appeared in the narthex, decorated with tiny gold boxes labelled ‘HOPE‘ and featuring a somewhat different tree topper: “PWS&D” — the logo of Presbyterian World Service and Development, which is the relief agency of the Presbyterian Church in Canada. The tree represents the Presbyterian Church in…

Advent and Christmas Services

  ADVENT AND CHRISTMAS SERVICES Dec. 2     10:00 am – Advent I: Worship / Communion Dec. 9     10:00 am – Advent II: Worship Service Dec. 16   10:00 am – Advent III: Worship / Choral Pageant Dec. 20     7:30 pm – Longest Night Service Dec. 23   10:00 am…

Celebrating All the Saints

“Who we are as a church today is a direct result of the journey of faith begun by those who travelled before us.” Sunday, November 4, 2018 was All Saints Day — the perfect time to celebrate a series of special anniversaries at H.P.C. In researching our congregation’s history a few years ago, we discovered…