Ralph Connor Memorial United Church

The Little White Church on Main Street, Canmore, Alberta

Outdoor Worship – Message – August 15, 2021

When Dave [Somerville, today’s pianist] and I were meeting to determine the music for today’s outdoor service, we searched for a theme that would fit the occasion.  Before long, one word emerged and the word is PRAISE. NOTE: to underline this theme, the following Psalms of Praise were used throughout the service: 34: 1-9; 89: 5-6, 14-18; 95:1-7; 100; 103: 1-6; 111: 1-5. Download PDF at Sermon_15August2021  Watch at https://youtu.be/rJ-ztPp1EsY For us humans, praise is a complicated thing.  A child …

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Outdoor Worship – Sunday August 15 at 11:00 AM

Sunday, August 15, 2021 –  join us for worship at 11:00 AM (note time!!) at the Millennium Park Ball Diamond (south end of 5th Avenue, Canmore).  ALL are welcome!! Bring a lawn chair, a water bottle, and dress for the elements! We will have a place to receive offering envelopes and cash donations, for those who wish to make such a contribution.  We also hope to have the RCMUC greeting cards available, as well as information about “Orange Shirt Day” …

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Orange Shirt Day

Sermon: September 27, 2020 – Orange Shirt Sunday

In honour of our Wednesday night Evensong contemplative services beginning their 20th year, we have been using the Examen, a daily contemplative spiritual practice, to guide us through these Sundays of September and early October.  Today we are at step 3 of the process, which is to “Review the Day – carefully looking back at the day just completed, being guided by the Holy Spirit.” watch at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ygs6sjCWAR4 download PDF at Sermon_27September2020 When we think of “looking back at the …

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