Life and Work of our Community of Faith

Below you will find:

1) Church Notices
2) Events Calendar for the Eldad/Hampton Pastoral Charge
3) Weekly Church Groups Schedule
4) Local Events, including Hampton Hall News
5) Link to Eldad’s U.C. Facebook page

1) Church Notices

Message from the Eldad-Hampton Official Board

~ Pastoral Care – February 2020

    • Tuesday, January 21st THROUGH TO Saturday, February 29th:
      contact Rev. Jeff Doucette – 905.626.1438.

~ Upcoming Worship Leader

March 1: Rev. Jim Feairs (Hampton)
Shawn Pearce-Chambers – Lay Worship Leader (Eldad)

~ Supply Minister – Rev. Jim Fearis

~ From March 1 to June 30 , 2020, we welcome Rev. Jim Feairs (pronounced Fears) as our part-time supply minister. As well as covering Sunday Services at both Eldad and Hampton, he will be in the church office on Tuesdays & Wednesdays. For pastoral care during his time with us, contact the office by phone or email, and a church designate will relay messages to Rev. Jim.

Office Phone: 905-263-8664

~ Preparation and Search Process for New Minister: A search committee has been formed and we are awaiting our next steps to be provided by our United Church Liaison. Please pray for God’s spirit of discernment to be at work both in our churches/community and in our future minister.

2) Events Calendar ~ Eldad/Hampton Pastoral Charge


Feb. 23rd (Sun) – Eldad “Souper” Sunday – Eldad – Soup Sundays flyer.

Feb 25th (Tues) – Enniskillen-Tyrone United Church – Shrove Tuesday pancake supper, from 4-7pm.


Mar. 1st (Sun) – Hampton Annual Congregational Meeting after church.
Hampton Women United will arrange for a brunch following church service, which will be followed by meeting. We’ve arranged for Shawn Pearce-Chambers to do the service at Eldad that Sunday so the Rev. Jim Feairs can stay for the meeting.

Mar. 1st (Sun) – Eldad Pancake Breakfast (details to come).

Mar. 3rd (Tues) – Prayer Shawl Meeting @ 9pm at Hampton.

Mar. 8th (Sun) – Eldad Annual Congregational Meeting, after service lunch then meeting.

Mar. 21st (Sat) – Men’s Breakfast @ Columbus 8am.

Mar. 22nd (Sun) – Hampton Women United meeting, after church.

Mar. 29th (Sun) – Eldad “Souper” Sunday – Eldad – Soup Sundays flyer..


Apr. 1st (Wed) – Official Board Meeting @ 7pm at Eldad.

Apr. 11th (Sat) – Easter Weekend Breakfast at Hampton U.C. hosted by the Explorers 8:30am-10:30am at Hampton Church. Free Will Offering, all proceeds to the Explorers program. After breakfast head across the road to the Hampton Park for the free Egg Hunt at 10:45am provided by the Hampton Community Association.

Apr. 21st (Tues) –  Hampton Stewards Meeting @ 7pm.

Apr. 26th (Sun) – Eldad Salad Supper, tickets on sale soon.


May 6th (Wed) – Prayer Shawl “Tea Get Together” at Faith United Church, Courtice 10:00am – 11:30am. All welcome.


June 6th (Sat) – Hampton Church Indoor Yard & Bake Sale, 8am-12 noon.

3) Weekly Church Groups Schedule


~ Explorers (Girls ages 6-12): 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Hampton U.C. in C.E. Wing (link).  Click link for the registration form for the 2019-2020 season.  If you miss the fall registration night no problem, just sign-up at any Monday night meeting, check with Luanne first to make sure we are not out somewhere special that evening.


~ Ladies Coffee Time: 10-11:30 am at Hampton U.C. in Centennial Room (link). All welcome!


~ Euchre Club: 7 pm at Hampton U.C. in the C.E. Wing (link). All Welcome!


~ Bell Practice: 5:15 pm at Hampton U.C. (link)
~ Choir Practice: 7:00 pm at Hampton U.C. (link)
We are always looking for new members!

4) Local  Events

Hampton Community Hall News – See the Village of Hampton website for current events

5) Eldad United ChurchEldad Facebook

[1848 Concession Rd 6, just East of Solina]

For current events and happenings see their Facebook page @

Updated Feb. 24th, 2020