This Advent our theme has been: ‘Angels Among Us: #BeNotAfraid’ . We’ve heard stories about the angels, God’s messengers, visiting Zechariah, Mary and Joseph. This week through Scripture and a pageant being offered by the children, we will hear about more visitations – this time to the shepherds. But angel visitations are not a thingContinue Reading “Minister’s Message – Week of December 17”
One of the biggest challenges in the preparation of a Christmas pageant (ours will take place on Dec. 17) involves the selection of a Mary and Joseph. If the congregation is fortunate enough to have an adult couple who have given birth in the months prior to Christmas, they can often be convinced to takeContinue Reading “Minister’s Message – Week of December 10”
The Junior Youth are raising money for CampOUT! a social justice summer camp for queer, trans, Two-Spirit & allied youth! On Wednesday December 20th, join us for a $10 spaghetti dinner, followed by carols – and dessert. Sign up on our eventbrite page here.
Women, let’s celebrate Advent this December with an evening set aside for poetry, song, silence, readings, and music offered by the quartet Conviva. Tuesday December 5th at 7pm for all who identify as women, both trans* and cis. See you there.
Join us for a benefit concert in support of WISH Wellness Drop-in Centre Society for Women. WISH operates a purpose-built facility to accommodate the needs of sex-working women seeking safety and respite. It is an oasis of programming, support, and nurturing outreach in the heart of the city. Music therapy is one of the programs offeredContinue Reading “Benefit Concert for WISH Wellness: Ceremony of Carols Nov 14”