Ralph Connor Memorial United Church

The Little White Church on Main Street, Canmore, Alberta

Sermon: December 1, 2019 – Advent 1 – Isaiah 11: 1-10

A shoot, growing from the stump of Jesse. How appropriate, in this year when we’ve chosen to build our Advent themes around the classical elements of wind-fire-water-and-earth, to begin with a vivid visual metaphor from nature, of the kind of tenacious, powerful leadership that we see in Jesus Christ. click here for PDF Rather than going immediately to words, let’s spend time “seeing” this stump and wondering about it, because the varied ways we visualize this stump of Jesse and …

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Screenings With Meanings – “Over The Rainbow” (Camp fYrefly)

Join us on Wednesday September 5 at 7:00 pm for this screening in our summer film series. We will be screening the film “Over the Rainbow (Camp fYrefly” hosted by the Mikael MSquared & Friends Discussion will follow the film. The documentary highlights the true stories of LGBTQ fYreflies and their youth leaders, adult volunteers through the lens of their life changing experiences at Camp fYrefly. With reference to the beloved classic movie “The Wizard of Oz”, transcendent themes of …

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