"A Village Church With A Heart For The World"

May 7, 2023

        Christ United Church, Lyn

12 Perth St., PO Box 113, Lyn, ON, K0E 1M0
(613)498-0281 (Phone)   (613)498-2589 (Fax)

lynunitedchurch@cogeco.net        www.lynunitedchurch.com          Follow on Twitter:  @Ch1United

Bee’s Boutique Feature of the Week:  Sunday May 21 is the last day to purchase tickets on the Spring Basket.  The draw takes place on Tuesday.  Also, books and magazines have been added to the book sale table for your summer reading enjoyment.  Cash donations in support of the general fund.  Thank you everyone!

Prayer Quilt: If you have a student in your family heading off to college or university and they would like a prayer quilt please see Brenda Cartwright or Liz Healy. We would be dedicating them before we break for the summer. Brenda 613-345-1478 or

Liz  613-345-5747.

Pentecost Sunday:  May 28, 2023  Please wear red and plan to stay after church for a photo.

Car Wash / Barbeque:  "Mark the date on your Calendars" - Saturday, May 27th, 2023 - 10:00 - 2:00 pm.  Fund Raiser for Church General Fund - Car Wash / BBQ at the Firehall.  If you cannot be there to support us on May 27th, we are also asking for Monetary donations to help offset expenses - Please see or call Fay Simpson or Heather Murdock

613-924-1317.  Thank you!

 The Big Give:  Each year, churches across Canada bless and love their neighbourhoods through a day of giving extravagantly where EVERYTHING IS FREE!
The Big Give is run by volunteers who are fueled by a passion to spread love in their communities. Join us on Saturday, June 3, 2023 and see what happens. We are again partnering with Bethel Christian Reformed Church on 117 Windsor Drive. If you have gently used household items you can donate they can be dropped off at the BCR church on Thursday afternoon or Friday.

We are looking for help in set up on Thursday afternoon June 1st and Friday June 2. On event day, Saturday, June 3 we could use help from 7:30 am to 1:00 pm. We are also in need of muffins that day. If you could help in a way please contact Liz Healy 613-345-5747.

Bee’s Knees Dine Out:  The Bee’s Knees are having their yearly dine out on Wednesday June 28th from Noon to 3 at Cedar Valley Golf club. All ladies of the church are invited to join us! If you wish to join us please contact Brenda Cartwright  613-345-1478 or Liz Healy 613-345-5747.

Bee’s Knees have two requests:  Medium and large size safety pins for pinning quilts AND gently used pillowcases for dog beds at animal rescue shelters (we stuff with fabric/batting scraps).  If you have either at home please leave in Boutique area. Thank you.  

Mark Your Calendars:  Christmas Tea and Sale in Fellowship Hall on Saturday, November 18 from 9 am - 1 pm. The fund-raising plans are to have priced articles like the church bazaars from past years. We are seeking donations of handmade/homemade items (knitted, crocheted, sewn, wood work, etc.). Giving you lots of notice for your projects and please share info with family and friends. Contact Liz or Brenda with suggestions or details. Thank you everyone! 

Village Pump Cafe: 
The Village Pump Cafe is held on Tuesdays, from 9:30 - 11:00 am.  Come to the cafe for coffee, tea and treats and of course plenty of conversation and laughter.  Take a break from your Tuesday morning routine, drop in, and spend awhile and catch up on the local news and share with friends all the fun you had the last week.  

Walking Group:  Tuesday morning walking group for ladies in the village.  Join us in the parking lot at 9:30 am and we can walk and chat through the village.

Upcoming Shared Services
Christ United Church And St. John the Baptist Anglican Church
Sunday June 26th
Blessing of Animals Service
At Christ United Church

Barbeque following Worship


Seventh Sunday of Easter

Stewards care passionately, humbly, and graciously about God's vision for the world.

 Regional Council Prayer Cycle - May 21, 2023
Prayers this week for a Community of Faith in the Region is for: 

Glengarry East

Eastern Ontario Outaouais Region News:

 Office Hours:   Fridays from 9:00 till 2:00.  For assistance contact Lois Leroux, at home

613-498-3225, cell 613-803-8433 or 613-498-0281 (Church) and leave a message or send an Email: lynunitedchurch@cogeco.net