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Minister’s Message – March 12, 2017

Lots of things to bring to your attention this week! First of all, tomorrow – Saturday – there is an event with the Moderator at Dunbar Ryerson. The Moderator is the highest elected position in the United Church, and serves as leader, servant, prophet and priest. From 2-5 there will be worship, inspiring speakers, andContinue Reading “Minister’s Message – March 12, 2017”

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So, what does a Minister with Children, Youth and Families do?

So, what does a Minister with Children, Youth and Families do? Collaborate, integrate, create, celebrate and motivate… these are just a few of the words that emerge in the quest to define the role of Minister with Children, Youth and Families. Together with an extraordinary team of volunteer and paid leaders we strive to buildContinue Reading “So, what does a Minister with Children, Youth and Families do?”

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So, what does a “Congregational Development Minister” do?

So, what does a “Congregational Development Minister” do? Think of me as part of the church’s Research & Development department! I get to come up and implement with ways of helping people already part of Dunbar Ryerson United Church, and people who are not yet part of this community of faith to enter into andContinue Reading “So, what does a “Congregational Development Minister” do?”

Front Page Message from Rev. Deb Bowman

Message from our Coordinating Minister

My Christmas tree at home is still standing, in spite of my husband’s repeated efforts to tidy it up and away. I am a firm believer that Christmas lasts until Epiphany, which this year falls on Jan. 6. Epiphany is the ancient celebration day that marks the moment when the wise ones from the EastContinue Reading “Message from our Coordinating Minister”