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.

Inshallah presents Singing With Our Neighbours

Inshallah, the spirited 100+ voice community choir based at Waterloo Lutheran Seminary presents Singing With Our Neighbours!
Special guests include:

Chalmer's Hooping for Hunger

Join Chalmer's Hooping for Hunger on May 28th at noon to 5pm. See the attached poster.


Note from Nora: Responding to the Tragedy in La Loche, SK

Like most Canadians, I’m still reeling over the shooting deaths of four young people in the small northern Saskatchewan community of La Loche.
As a mother, the mother of a teenage boy, my heart goes out to the mothers and grandmothers and families of those killed and injured, and of the teenage gunman who has been charged. None of their lives will ever be the same again. The memory of Friday, January 22 will never go away for the people of La Loche.

Lenten series is Movie Night

This year's Lenten series is Movie Night. 
We will explore the theme "Pushing Boundaries".  
Final movies are yet to be determined. 
Our first movie night will be 
Saturday February 20, 6:30 at the church. 
A simple supper of soup and bread will be served. 
For more information, speak to Deborah.

Michael House Pregnancy Care Centre Prayer Bulletin – February 2016

We Praise God for:

  • the residence and the supportive housing apartments currently being fully occupied;
  • two new babies, including one born on Christmas Eve;
  • the generosity of the Guelph community towards us, especially at Christmas;
  • the Bishop Macdonnell student house renovation project currently underway for our benefit;
  • a new Board member and new staff applicants;
  • our faithful supporters and prayer partners.

We Pray for:

Chalmers Community Services Centre Garage Sale

Decluttering?  Want to donate?

A Garage Sale in support of Chalmers Community Services Centre (CCSC) will be held Saturday, March 19 from 9 am to 12 pm at Harcourt Memorial United Church, 87 Dean Ave.  Books, collectibles, household items, and small furniture will be sold.  Donations to the sale can be made at Harcourt Thursday and Friday, March  17-18 from 9 am to 6 pm.  For donation information or to make an early donation, please call 519-766-0874.  Proceeds support the three CCSC food pantries.

Diana Sterenberg 

Refugee Donation Project is a Success !

Hello everyone,

The Refugee donation project has been an incredible success !

Pancake Lunch

Mission & Outreach - Annual Pancake Lunch. Sunday, February 7th, following worship.

Enjoy pancakes, sausage, juice, coffee/tea, muffins Free Will offering in support of Canadian Foodgrains Bank

Moderator: On Fossil Fuels and Living into Decisions Made

12 January 2016

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ,

The United Church’s New Creed affirms our commitment to live with respect in creation. How we do that is not always clear. However, we have different approaches to how we live out these shared values. In our diversity, it is inevitable that our church will make choices that some of us find hard to accept.

Syria Emergency Relief: Government Extends Deadline for Matching Donations

Thanks to the generosity of those who responded to the United Church’s Emergency Appeal for Syrian Refugees, as of January 2016, the United Church has received nearly $790,000 to support partners responding to this crisis.


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