In this season of anticipation and contemplation, we consider the life and ministry of Jesus Christ and how we may emulate his example in the world. The following are ways that you may incorporate reconciliation into your worship, prayer and giving this Advent season. Building Reconciled Relationships: KAIROS Advent Resource 2014 While this resource was [...]
First Presbyterian Church, together with its minister, Rev. Marianne Emig Carr, was awarded a YMCA Peace Medal during YMCA Peace Week, Nov 20-24. First Presbyterian and Rev. Marianne received the Medal for their work in sponsoring Syrian refugees for resettlement in the Brockville community. Together with other churches, community groups and the Presbytery of Seaway-Glengarry, [...]
We pray for congregational mission teams that are preparing to travel overseas in 2018 to meet international ministry partners of The Presbyterian Church in Canada.
We pray for members of the Life and Mission Agency Committee as they meet this week.
On National Housing Day, we pray that all Canadians have access to safe, adequate and affordable housing.
We pray for fruitful discussion between the Assembly Council and the Life and Mission Agency Committee as they gather for a combined meeting from November 19 to 22.
At Highview Residences, London on Saturday, November 18, 2017, Clara Margaret Webster, PhD, daughter of the late Reverend G. Carlyle and Mrs. Clara Webster. Dr. Webster was former Principal of Ewart College, Toronto. A memorial service will be conducted at Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James St. at Richmond, London on Thursday, November 23 at [...]
Every year, between January 18-25, is the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, an annual ecumenical celebration. Christians around the world are invited to pray for the unity of all Christians, to reflect on scripture together, to participate in jointly-organized ecumenical services, and to share fellowship. Today, we live with divisions even as we yearn [...]
Planned Giving Sunday November 26, 2017 Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 and Psalm 100 OR Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24 and Psalm 95:1-7a Ephesians 1:15-23 Matthew 25:31-46