We pray for justice and safety of all the minority groups in India who are persecuted for their faith.
Thanksgiving is coming up soon, and it is the perfect holiday to practice gratitude. Here are some sources with fun ideas for families to celebrate Thanksgiving at home by acknowledging the blessings in their lives and giving thanks to God.
It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our Mother, the matriarch of our family, Beverly Gellatly (nee Middlestead). Beverly left this earth on March 25th 2020 at the age of 86 in Burlington, Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband M. Roy Gellatly. Beverly [...]
(International Day of Peace) We pray for the safety and well-being of those living in conflict areas around the world and hear the call to be peacemakers and to speak out against forces of violence.
Presbyterians Sharing Sunday September 27, 2020 Exodus 17:1–7 and Psalm 78:1–4, 12–16 OR Ezekiel 18:1–4, 25–32 and Psalm 25:1–9 Philippians 2:1–13 Matthew 21:23–32
Tom Vais died suddenly at home on Sunday 20 September 2020. Tom was the beloved husband of The Rev. Dr. Heather Vais and father of Brett and Elizabeth. He was the son of The Rev. Dr. George Vais and the late Faith Vais, brother of the late Rev. Dr. [...]
Rev. Dr. David Laurence Mawhinney was born on February 4, 1941 in Belfast, Northern Ireland. He passed away on September 15, 2020 in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia upon the 72nd anniversary of his arrival in Canada with his parents, Rev. David Mawhinney (1906-1992) and Edith McCullough (1914-2005). They settled in [...]
We pray for development and progress in conflicted nations of the world, and thank Presbyterian World Service & Development for working to provide emergency relief in the world’s most vulnerable places.
(WCC Week of Prayer for Peace in Palestine and Israel) We pray for peace in Palestine and Israel so that all children may grow up in a safe place with equal opportunities to thrive.
We thank God for music, and the choir members and musicians who share their gifts with their congregations.