Westminster News 
19 August 2018


  • This week in the Winnipeg Presbytery prayer cycle we remember Chinese United Church.
  • Congratulations to Jeannette Wee and Jordan Rodillo who were married here yesterday afternoon.

Tuesday September 25, 2018

Saskia & Darrel, The Great Plains musicians will be performing at 7:00 p.m. at Harrow United Church, 955 Mulvey Avenue. This duo is well known for performing fabulous Canadian music with Celtic, Bluegrass, Folk, Country & Gospel flavours. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased by contacting the church office at 204-284-0079. You can check out the reviews for this wonderful duo at www.thegreatplains.ca

Seeking a part-time Sunday School Director

Immanuel United Church in East Kildonan is a welcoming, affirming, justice- seeking congregation with a strong commitment to lay leadership and ongoing Christian Education that is currently seeking a creative individual to fill the important role of Sunday School Director.

The successful applicant will be someone who enjoys spending time with our younger members of the congregation, expressing his/her faith through their teachings to the Sunday School children. He/She will work collaboratively with the minister to integrate our children’s program into the worship and life of our whole church. Intercultural experience/understanding would be an asset.

  • Time commitment: approximately 8 hours per week
  • Salary: $20.00 per hour
  • Starting Date: Early October
  • Application deadline: September 15, 2018

For further information and full job description, email Leslie Ross.

Thinking about your summer reading list?

The Inner and Outer Connections committee will be offering 3 ‘book study’ evenings this coming fall/winter (dates/times TBA). Books that will be discussed:

  • The Pagan Christ: Recovering the Lost Light (2004), by Tom Harpur
  • Grounded: Finding God in the World — a spiritual revolution (2015) by Diana Butler Bass
  • Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks (2018), by Diana Butler Bass

Why not get a jump start on your reading, and do some spiritual exploring at the same time? Happy summer reading!

This Week at Westminster

  • Sunday, August 19th
    • Morning Worship, Sanctuary: 10:30 to 11:30 am
    • Shershero / Click-McMahon wedding: 1:00 pm
  • Wednesday, August 22nd
    • Families Anonymous, Library: 1:00 to 3:00 pm
  • Friday, August 24th
    • Bell Tower Community Café / Winnipeg Harvest Food Bank: 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • Sunday, August 26th
    • Morning Worship, Sanctuary: 10:30 to 11:30 am