Address: 177 Church Street, Keswick, Ontario L4P 1J4
Office Phone: 905-476-5532
Office Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Office Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9am to 12pm
Regular Sunday Service 11:15am
Welcome to Keswick United Church’s Website!
Prayer: Today we pray for our hospital and seniors’ residences in the United Church of Canada.
Rev. Johanna VanderSpek
The congregations of Keswick-Ravenshoe Pastoral Charge will welcome Rev. Johanna VanderSpek as our supply minister on Sunday, September 11th. Rev. Johanna will be in the office on Tuesday, September 6th to start a one year contract with our pastoral charge
Rev. Johanna VanderSpek has been an ordained minister for 18 years. Prior to ordination in 1998, Johanna worked with children and youth as a Staff Associate. Johanna also enjoyed a career in the corporate world as a Research Statistician until she became a stay at home mom. She is now widowed, and enjoys visits with her son and daughter and their children who live in California and Ireland. Johanna comes to us after spending two years with St. John’s United Church in Alliston as their supply minister. We are thankful for the experience and gifts she brings and look forward to a fruitful year together
Pastoral Care for July and August
Rev. Leslie Sedore has been appointed as our Pastoral Charge Supervisor until Rev. Johanna VanderSpek arrives in September.
For emergency pastoral care Rev. Leslie will be available July 11th to 15th and away August 7th to 11th and the week-ends of August 20th and 27th. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or cell #905-715-6736.
If Rev. Leslie is not available please contact Rev. Dianne Graves at 905-478-8196.
For all other pastoral care visits please contact Dale, the Office Administrator at 905-476-5532. Dale will direct the call to the Pastoral Care Team, who will be in touch to arrange a convenient time for a visit.
Members of the Pastoral Care Team are:
Keswick – Cavelle Hayes (Chairperson), Mary Ann Manning, Ruth Sumi, Rev. Dianne Graves, Dale Taylor
Ravenshoe – Mary Hamilton, Barb Naismith, Marilyn Butcher
Our summer services will start at 10:00 am and please take note of the following locations of the service:
July 3rd – Keswick – Rev. Lional Ketola (communion)
July 10th – Keswick – Mary Ann Manning & friends.
July 17th – Georgina Island joint service: Meet at Keswick UC. to car pool to catch the ferry.
July 24th – Ravenshoe – Rev. Dianne Graves (Baptism)
July 31st – Ravenshoe – Rev. Ron McCracken
August 7th – E.J. Brooker & friends
August 14th – Steven Loweth
August 21st – CLOSED
August 28th – CLOSED
September 4th – CLOSED
September 11th – Regular services at both Churches; Ravenshoe – 9:30 am
Keswick 11:15 am.
You are very welcome to come and join us in worship.