Ralph Connor Memorial United Church

The Little White Church on Main Street, Canmore, Alberta

Sermon: March 15, 2020 (Lent 3) – John 4: 5-42

A week after our final grade 12 exams, my best friend and I took a trip from Regina to the big city of Vancouver. We were sent with very specific instructions on how to explore the east end of downtown on foot.  Along the south part of this zone is lively Chinatown, at the north edge is gentrified, touristy Gastown, but in order to walk from one to the other you had to go through about 3 blocks that were …

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Seven Sacred Teachings and Lent – Tue Mar 10 7 pm

Tony Snow, Indigenous Lead for Chinook Winds Region,  on March 10th at RCMUC led a deep and meaningful time of discussion, inviting us to see how the Seven Sacred Teachings can interact with our observance of Lent.  The seven sacred teachings, broadly held within many Indigenous traditions, are  Love, Respect, Courage, Honesty, Wisdom, Humility, and Truth.  Tony will be presenting additional sessions online at 7 pm on Tuesdays, March 17, 24, 31 and April 7. To register for one of …

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Sermon: September 30, 2018 – the book of Esther

Sermon: September 30, 2018 – the book of Esther Ralph Connor Memorial United Church, Canmore AB – Rev Greg Wooley click here for PDF On October 9th – one week from Tuesday – we begin studying a book with a big long title,  Speaking Christian: Why Christian Words have lost their meaning and power – and how they can be restored. (After Worship, there will be a sign-up clipboard in Gordon Hall so we can get a better idea of …

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Screenings With Meanings – “Saturday Church”

Join us on Wednesday August 15 at 7:00 pm for this screening in our summer film series. We will be screening the film “Saturday Church” (1h 30m) hosted by the Ralph Connor Church Affirming Ministry Group Discussion will follow the film. SATURDAY CHURCH tells the story of 14-year-old Ulysses, a shy and effeminate boy, who finds himself coping with new responsibilities as “man of the house” after the death of his father. Living alongside his mother, younger brother, and conservative …

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