New and Notable (week of December 25, 2016)

Read important info and things you need to know!


“SMILE!” Photographs may be taken throughout our services, programs and special events, to be used on our website, print media, or social media channels. If you do not wish to be photographed, please let us know by contacting the Church Office.


Advent Daily Email @ Walton United Church, Oakville, Ontario

Summary of the 2016 Daily Advent Devotionals

Thank you for joining us on this prayerful path through Advent.
Blessings and best wishes for 2017.

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Doug Walmsley book @ Walton United Church, Oakville, Ontario

“GLIMPSES OF THE PAST”- A Memoir – by Dr. Douglas Walmsley is now available for purchase through the Walton Church Office. This fascinating life story, of well known and respected resident of Bronte, and member of Walton, is a Walton Fundraiser. This 140 page professionally printed book, recently released, includes stories of the 30’s, the R.C.A.F., the War, the Medical Years, the Bronte Years and an Epilogue of short essays. The cost is $15. each, with all the monies going to the Walton General Fund to support the Walton Music Budget.


 CALLING ALL CHRISTMAS CRAFTERS

fabricDo you have any festive fabric left over from your holiday crafts? Let us help you de-clutter! Simply drop any unwanted Christmas fabrics off at the church office and we will put them to good use in a special Sunday School craft. All donations gratefully appreciated.


YOUTH CONFIRMATION PROGRAM

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Youth Confirmation high school, university and college age youth, if you would be interested in being part of the Youth Confirmation Program at Walton for 2017, please contact Val through the church office by January 15th , 2017.

The first information gathering will be Sunday, January 22nd, at 11:00am in the Youth Hall. Our gathering times will take place on various Sunday mornings following Teen Talk 11:00 am-12:30 pm. The Youth Confirmation service will be in April.

If you have never been baptised this is not a problem. We encourage you, our youth, to pray on this and talk it over with your parents about this important decision in your faith journey. We hope you will consider this invitation to join with other teens your age, to grow in your faith, to learn more about God, and be part of the Youth Confirmation program. If you feel you need a little while to grow in your faith you are welcome to take part in the next confirmation class in 2019. Please let us know of your intention for the 2017 program by January 15th , 2017.


ALLERGY ALERT ~ FRAGRANCE FREE!

 In respect and consideration for those with allergies or sensitivities at church, please:

– limit the use of scented products (i.e. perfume, body lotions, after shave)
– avoid bringing heavily scented flowers (i.e. lilies, hyacinths)
– avoid using strongly scented cleaning products in the church building
– do not bring peanut products into the church building
– smoke at least 9 metres (30 feet) away from any church entrance


Jelly Jars – Reuse/Recycle!

Jelly Jar

If you have leftover jelly jars and have no need for them our Jam /Jelly makers do. Please drop off your clean jars to the Church Office.
Thanks so much!!

Red Pepper Jelly by jERRY and Sam’s Relishes

Available in the Church Office – $4.00 per jar. All proceeds to Walton Treasury to fund programs and ministries.

DO YOU HAVE SURPLUS ENVELOPES OR PAPER (ANY COLOUR??)

If you have any blank paper (any colour) your company is discarding, the Church Office can make good use of the paper.  We can always us 8½ x 11 or 8½x14. if you have access to any spare paper, please contact the Church Office. We can use plain business envelopes (or window envelopes) with address labels, we cover over the previous name. Thank you!

BABY BLANKETS

Beautiful handmade baby flannelette blankets are available for $25.00 through the Church Office. Various colours and patterns are available. Partial proceeds to the Walton Treasury


Book & Bible Studies

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