Welcome to the Mount Carmel-Zion United Church's web site. We hope that you find the information useful and informative and will take the time to come and visit us sometime when you are in the area. See the upcoming events along the side for information on our Sunday services.

Kenya and Colombia Partner Visits

Recent trips by United Church people highlight the important work that Mission & Service supports around the world. 

From from March 25 to April 4, a group of Mission & Service pilgrims visited church partners in Kenya. Follow their journey through this series of blog posts.

IRIDESCE: The Living Apology Project

IRIDESCE: The Living Apology Project seeks to inspire and reconcile people of diverse sexual, romantic, and gender expressions and identities within The United Church of Canada. This project approved by the 42nd General Council, is a vehicle for dialogue, story-telling, and education with gender- and sexually-diverse communities.

Union Sunday

Happy 92nd birthday to The United Church of Canada! Take a look at the hymn and worship resources available to use in your church on Union Sunday, June 11, 2017. How are you celebrating Union Sunday? Let us know!

Government Matching Donations to Extreme Hunger Appeal

The United Church's Extreme Hunger Appeal is helping our partners on the ground respond to this grave crisis in Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen. All eligible donations made from March 17 to June 30 will be matched by the federal government. Please give!

New Michael House Monthly E-Newsletter

In Recent News...

Our official grand opening of the new build! It was wonderful to see our community partners and supporters out for the official ribbon cutting at Supportive Housing, now to be known as Emily's Place!

We are grateful for the continued support of our supportive housing units. Affordable housing is crucial to protect the vulnerable in our community.

Did you know?

Aims claims

Information tid-bits from Amy Wilson, our Director of Programs & Services

Summer program at Ellis Chapel

Dear Friends

We would be delighted to welcome your congregants to the summer services at the historic Pioneer Ellis Chapel in Puslinch Township. The season opens on Sunday June 11 at 2:30 pm with a program of choral music by The Village Singers from Guelph, led by Marion Samuel-Stevens, followed by refreshments in the chapel garden.

We would appreciate a mention of this opening service in your church bulletin. Details regarding the entire summer program are included in the attached document. If possible could it be posted on your church bulletin board?

Toilet Paper for CCSC

Hello Church Partner Folks,

Just wondering if you're putting out a bulletin this week, if you wouldn't mind inviting congregants to donate toilet paper to CCSC. They can call us at 519-822-8778 if they have any questions about donations.

If you need more information or anything, let me know!

Thanking you, all.

Community Vacation Bible School

Community Vacation Bible School, hosted by Mount Carmel-Zion United Church, will be held August 14-18, 9:00 to 11:30 a.m.  Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. on August 14th.  Join us at Hero Central to explore biblical heroes through songs, crafts, stories, games, science and snacks.  Open to all children ages 4 to 12.  Cost:  $5. Teenagers and adult helpers needed.


A celebration of Canada’s 150 th birthday and our gratitude for green space will be held June 24 th 2017 at 12pm in Morriston Meadows Park, Currie Drive. A great opportunity to socialize with friends, meet neighbours and friends of the community. This invitation is extended to anyone interested in attending. Starting off with a potluck lunch followed by social time, games for all ages, including informal family baseball, basket ball, soccer and tug of war. We encourage children to decorate their, bikes and wagons for a mini parade.

Please bring;

The United Church of Canada E-ssentials - May 1, 2017

Check out the latest version of The United Church of Canada E-ssentials.


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