Ralph Connor Memorial United Church

The Little White Church on Main Street, Canmore, Alberta

EVENSONG

Evensong with Harpist Olivia Ritchy – Wednesday October 10 at 7:15 pm

In the quiet of the evening, with the twilight drawing nigh, there is music in the darkness as the stars ignite the sky. Pacem, Andy Beck and Brian Fisher   Medicine heals the mind, soul, and spirit by the body, But music heals the body by the mind, soul and spirit. Giovanni Pico della Mirandola, Conclusiones Nongentae, 1486   On Wednesday October 10 at 7:15… Rest your mind. Let your soul chant. Savor the resonance of Olivia’s harp-spirit. Photo by …

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Final Evensong Until Fall Equinox

All My Relations come, Every nation come, All My Relations under the sun, We Are One As the sun spirals its longest dance, cleanse us As nature shows bounty and fertility, bless us May all beings live with loving intent, And fulfill their truest destiny ​ ​ May the longtime sun shine upon you​ ​ May all love surround you​ ​ And the pure Light Within you guide you on your way Evensong, June 20, 2018, 7:15 PM Solstice and …

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Evensong Wednesday, May 2, 7:15 pm

Spring is the season when we are invited to celebrate the  abundance of life. There is a playfulness and spontaneity to the season of spring that invites us to join this joyful abandon.   We are called to both listen deeply to the blossoming within ourselves as well as to forget ourselves —  setting aside all of our seriousness about what we are called to do and simply enter the space of being.   In this field of possibility we discover new gifts. ~ Christine Valters Paintner, …

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Evensong – Wednesday, May 30, 7:15pm

A Speed of Soul Thought   Somewhere someone needs help.  If you can’t get there yourself. Take a deep breath,  Breathe in.  Hold that someone in your heart. Lighten the weight of their troubles.  Breathe out. Open your heart. Release what you cannot change. Send calm and courage  And human connection. For the nights can be filled with shadows, And sometimes the waters rise. Someone somewhere needs help.  Send love. It matters. ~ Carrie Newcomer The path of love and peace …

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