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Coldwater and Area Vacation Bible School  vbs

• Vacation Bible School is hosted by the Coldwater District Ministerial Association (Coldwater/ Eady United Church,  St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, St. Matthias Anglican Church, from Coldwater, Unity United from Vasey, St. John's Catholic Church and the Living Word Church from Fesserton ) If you would like more information please contact our church office through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 705-686-7787.  Vacation Bible School is held  in July each year.  Dates for 2018 are July 9 to 13 with a wrapup program at 7 p.m. on the 13th.. 

Coldwater Food Bankfood bank
14 Harriet Street
Coldwater, ON L0K 1E0

• Open on Thursdays (unless otherwise stated) 2pm – 4pm; year round. We serve Coldwater, Waubaushene and surrounding rural areas.
• Identification and proof of income required.
• For donation or inquiry, please call 705-686-7787.

 

Coldwater Lions Club  lions

• The Coldwater Lions Club meets on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 6:30pm at the Coldwater church hall.
• If you would like to join or need more information, contact us  through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  
Coldwater and Area Men’s Breakfast Group  breakfast 

• Coldwater Men’s Breakfasts provides an opportunity for men to meet together in an informal environment where you can network and feel free to discuss your beliefs.
• Monthly meetings take place (currently at Autumn's Diner on main street in Coldwater) the first Saturday morning of each month from 8am to 9am.    No breakfast during July and August.      
• For more information, contact our church office at 705-686-7787.

Flowers and Prayer Shawl Ministry  prayer shawl

• Wesley United Church, Eady  and its UCW provide flower and prayer shawl delivery.  There is a small, dedicated group of ladies from Coldwater and Eady who meet to make the shawls.  They would love to have more members.  The shawls are given to folks in the community and surrounding area who are in need of comfort and prayer due to illness, bereavement, baptisms and other life events. 
• Meetings are held at the Eady church in the Wesley Room  on the last Wednesday of each month from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. (except July and August). 
• If you have any questions, feel free to call 705-686-7787.

Coldwater/Eady Outreach   colwater outreach 

• Members and Friends of Coldwater/Eady United Churches support and assist families within our local community through fund raisers such as dinners and pie sales
• For more information, or if you would like to purchase pies, contact our church office through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 705-686-7787.

Shoe Box Ministry  shoe box

• We participate in Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Ministry.   This year (2017) we filled 28 shoe boxes at Wesley United, Eady.

• For more information, go to the website http://www.samaritanspurse.org/index.php/OCC/Pack_A_Shoe_Box/ or contact 705-686-7787.

Lighthouse Christian Ministries (Orillia) and Women’s Shelter (Orillia & Midlandlighthouse 

• We support Lighthouse Christian Ministries (Orillia) and Women’s Shelter Ministry (Orillia & Midland) through special donations, such as White-Gift Sunday.

Advent Projects in the past have included: We purchased toys/games  for children who would be hospitalized over Christmas on the paediatrics ward at Soldiers Memorial Hospital, Orillia.  We have, on several occasions, supported the Christian Men's Lighthouse Ministries and Couchiching Jubhilee House (Shelter for women and children)  with socks, mittens, scarves, personal items such as soap, shaving cream, bus tickets, Tim Horton cards, toys, food, etc. We have supported Women's Shelters in Orillia and Midland;  We have supported a local school with winter wear;. As our Easter Outreach project in 2015 we supported the family of a young girl dealing with cancer in our area.  We also support children attending Camp Simpresca and Camp Big Canoe.

We support our local Food Bank out of the Coldwater United Church which is open on Thursdays from 2 - 4 p.m. 

At Wesley United Church, Eady we have the Dr. Des Little Education Fund which gives a donation of money each year to support  students in our congregation attending College or University.

Our ongoing Outreach to the Mission and Service Fund of the United Church of Canada is used for local and national disasters such as Haiti, the Philippines and many others.  Our Coldwater and Wesley United congregations givings for 2016 amounted to over $12,500.00.  We have partnered with the local Presbyterian Church in bringing a Syrian family to Coldwater.  They arrived in July 2016.  The family moved to Barrie in late 2017.

BREAKFAST FOR KIDS PROGRAM continues at St Andrews Presbyterian Church, during the school year.  This is a joint effort by the Coldwater/Eady United Church, St. Andrews Presbyterian Church and  St. Georges Anglican Church.  We take breakfast to the school and it is a joy to see all those smiling faces find us as we offer a glass of milk, warm Pita, French toast, cheese or yogurt. We feed approximately 80 children a week.   We also hand out pencils, sharpeners and  erasers. 

 


• For more information, go to the website, http://www.orillialighthouse.ca/ and http://www.huroniatransitionhomes.ca/services-and-programs/rosewood-shelter/. If you want to make a donation, contact our church office through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 705-686-7787.

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Events at a Glance !

Mon Nov 12 @ 6:30PM - 09:00PM
Lions Dinner @ CUC
Tue Nov 13 @ 4:00PM - 08:00PM
Living Waters Presbytery Mtg @ Burton Ave U.C., Barrie
Tue Nov 13 @ 7:30PM - 09:00PM
CUC Stewards Meeting
Wed Nov 14 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
AA @ Coldwater United
Thu Nov 15 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Food Bank @ Coldwater United
Thu Nov 15 @ 6:30PM - 07:15PM
Jr. Choir Practice @ CUC
Thu Nov 15 @ 7:15PM - 09:00PM
Senior Choir Practice @ CUC
Sun Nov 18 @ 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Service @ Eady
Sun Nov 18 @10:30AM - 11:30AM
Service @ Coldwater United
Tue Nov 20 @ 7:00PM - 09:00PM
Church Board Mtg @ Eady

coldwater smColdwater United Church

14 Harriet Street,

Coldwater, Ontario

L0K 1E0

705-686-7787

 

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Wesley United Church, Eady

708 Simcoe Rd 19

Oro-Medonte, Ontario

L0K 1E0

705-686-7787