Ralph Connor Memorial United Church

The Little White Church on Main Street, Canmore, Alberta



Thanks to those who have completed the survey about the possible renovation/expansion of our historic Church sanctuary and hall.  If you haven’t completed a Survey, please consider doing so BEFORE Sunday June 30th as it will only be available online until that date.

These are big decisions need ALL your voices heard.

Click here to complete the survey.
Alternately, paper surveys are available at the Church Office or at Sunday’s Service.

Thanks for your participation, it means a lot!

SUNDAY WORSHIP

Join us each Sunday at 10:00 am for our weekly worship with fellowship/coffee time afterwards in the Hall. 
Everyone is welcome to attend!  Worship continues through the summer months.

EVENSONG WEDNESDAY

Our Wednesday Contemplative lay-led service is presently on summer hiatus.
It is held at 7:15 pm from Fall Equinox in September to Summer Solstice in June. 
All are welcome at this mid-week oasis of silence, chant, word and song.

EVENSONG

Sermon: Indigenous Peoples Sunday, June 23, 2019 – Isaiah 25: 6-9

Sermon: Indigenous Peoples Sunday, June 23, 2019 – Isaiah 25: 6-9

I want you to bring to mind the most lavish banquet you can imagine: rich foods prepared just right, tender-crisp...
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Evensong summer hiatus

Evensong summer hiatus

From Summer Solstice to Fall Equinox, our Wednesday Evensong service is "at rest." We look forward to our 19th year...
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Celebrating Indigenous Spirituality this Wednesday

Celebrating Indigenous Spirituality this Wednesday

At the final EVENSONG of the 2018-2019 Church year, we welcome GLORIA SNOW to lead us in a contemplative time...
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Sermon: June 16, 2019 – Acts 17: 16-21

Sermon: June 16, 2019 – Acts 17: 16-21

Bible teacher Kenneth Osbeck wrote in 1990 that Jesus Loves me was “without doubt the song that has been sung...
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Evensong at the Labyrinth, June 12th

Evensong at the Labyrinth, June 12th

Evensong, June 12, 7:15 p.m. Breathing together – a Pentecost labyrinth walk      Meet at the Parking Lot on the...
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A Pentecost Message from the Very Rev Richard Bott

A Pentecost Message from the Very Rev Richard Bott

A message for the festival of Pentecost, from our Moderator...
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June 5 Evensong – a walk down the boardwalk, weather permitting

June 5 Evensong – a walk down the boardwalk, weather permitting

The lesson which life repeats and constantly enforces is:  Look under foot.  You are always nearer to the divine...than you think.......
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Sermon: Pride Sunday, June 2, 2019 – John 17:20-26

Sermon: Pride Sunday, June 2, 2019 – John 17:20-26

When I was growing up, “proud” was a difficult word, at least in the circle of modesty I grew up...
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Evensong, May 29 at 7:15 PM

Evensong, May 29 at 7:15 PM

We continue in the liturgical season of Easter with a celebration of the poetry of spring.    Praying by Mary...
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Sermon: May 26, 2019 – Psalm 67 and John 1: 1-5, 14

Sermon: May 26, 2019 – Psalm 67 and John 1: 1-5, 14

“Faith, hope and love are the very nature of God, and thus the nature of all Being.   Each of these...
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SUNDAY SERMONS

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SUNDAY SERMONS

INCLUSION

In the same way that Jesus reached out to all people, our faith community is called to be open and inclusive.

We continue to seek ways to be inclusive of all people of the Bow Valley, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, age, cultural background, education level, mobility challenges… ALL people!

Click on the flag to go to our Inclusion page

WEEKLY  NEWSLETTER

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NEWSLETTER ARCHIVES

SPACE RENTALS

Ralph Connor Church is happy to rent our space for special events or meetings.
There is space available in the Sanctuary, Gordon Hall and our Upstairs.
Please inquire through the office.

BUILDING RENTALS

Ralph Connor Church is located at: 617 Main Street, Canmore, Alberta