Ralph Connor Memorial United Church

The Little White Church on Main Street, Canmore, Alberta

Candlelight Service of Remembrance – December 3

Christmastime is a difficult time of year for many people, for many reasons – especially those who have suffered a recent loss, or those who miss “that certain someone” every year. This year, the annual “Candlelight Service of Remembrance” (known to some as the “Blue Christmas” service) will take on a somewhat different form, entitled “A Gentle Gathering to Remember Loved Ones”. It will be done online, 7:00 PM on Thursday, December 3rd ~ Register here~. This Zoom event is sponsored by the Palliative Care Society …

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Sermon: Candlelight Service of Remembrance, Dec 5 2019

6 Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. 7 And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. 8 Finally, beloved,[e] whatever is true, whatever is honourable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is pleasing, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence and if there is anything worthy of praise, think about[f] these things. 9 Keep on doing the things that …

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Sermon: December 2, 2018 – 1st Sunday of Advent, Isaiah 64: 1-9

Sermon: December 2, 2018 (Advent 1) – Isaiah 64: 1-9 Ralph Connor Memorial United Church, Canmore AB – Rev Greg Wooley click here for PDF This is one of those weeks in which it has been somewhat tempting to just take last week’s sermon and preach it again.  Not because it was such a hum-dinger that it could be spoken twice, but because there is such overlap between what we explored last week about proclaiming Jesus as Lord, and today’s …

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