The Right Rev. Jordan Cantwell
Moderator: On Physician-Assisted Dying
The Right Rev. Jordan Cantwell offers a Parliamentary Special Joint Committee her reflections on physician-assisted dying.
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Winnipeg Presbytery Minister
World Day of Prayer
The World Day of Prayer is a global ecumenical movement which brings Christians of many traditions together to observe a common day of prayer each year. The Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada, which now includes representatives from 11 church partners, coordinates the World Day of Prayer in Canada.
Attached is the list of the Host Churches for the World Day of Prayer services in Winnipeg and the surrounding area. All services are on March 4, 2016 except for the downtown service which will be on March 5, 2016. All are invited to attend these services.
>> World Day of Prayer Services
A Lenten Journey: Going out into the Wild and letting the Wild in too!
Saturday, March 12, 9:15 am – 3 pm, with lunch & coffee provided
St. Mary’s Road United Church, Winnipeg is excited to have Bob Haverluck join us for a special event, where he will share his creative gifts and wisdom. Accompanied by St. Mary's Road's own Chuck Kroeker with music, we will be offering two illustrated dramatic readings from Bob's newest publication, "When God was Flesh and Wild: stories in defense of the Earth." Please see the attached poster for more information. Please RSVP if planning to attend – Phil Read firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-257-0678.
It's Our Birthday!
1JustCity turned one this week, and we're hoping you'd like to celebrate with us. As you know, we are an organization dedicated to the ongoing support of Winnipeg's most under-loved through our outreach ministries,
- Oak Table Community Ministry
- Northend Stella Community Ministry
- St Matthews Maryland Community Ministry
- West Broadway Community Ministry
- Rainbow Ministry.
Please take a moment to wish us a Happy Birthday with a small donation here; or come and make cards with us:
A fabulous card making workshop on Friday March 18th. Come and make handmade cards for the special occasions in your life. $35 gets you pizza, beverage and all your supplies, as well as a helpful facilitator to help you go home with some great cards.
Sign up by email at email@example.com or call 204-416-2240 to register!
Chasing the Spirit Renaming Contest
Chasing the Spirit, the church’s new initiative which will support new ministries, ministry renewal and new forms of ministry, needs a new name. The name Chasing the Spirit was first introduced in the report of the Comprehensive Review Task Group. It was meant to be temporary. What name would you use for a program that is designed to be innovative, Spirit-filled, broad-reaching, renewing, exciting, and so much more? Read more . . .
Israel and Palestine Workshops
The United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel is sponsoring a traveling 2 hour workshop to help your congregation understand the conflict in Israel and Palestine and learn how to take action towards a just peace for both peoples. A great opportunity to engage your congregation in meaningful justice work! Sign up now for Manitoba workshop dates the week of April 1-7.
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March 18 & 19
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission has called all Canadian churches to adopt the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. But what does that mean? And how might it gift and challenge our relationships? Join us for 1 or 2 days of conversation as guest teachers Stan McKay and Jennifer Preston share what the Declaration is and why it is “good news.” Everyone is Welcome! Please see the poster for more information.
>> February 25, 2016 Edition
Centre for Christian Studies
>> February 26, 2016 Edition
World Communion of Reformed Churches
>> February, 2016 Edition