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In this coming season of Lent, you see below listed numerous opportunities to deepen your faith in action and contemplation. The word, ‘Lent’, literally means ‘springtime’. It is the time when what is underneath the surface begins to germinate and

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The 2019 Congregational Council

Jann Thulien (chair) Randy Rodgers (co vice-chair & special projects) Pierre Quenneville (co vice-chair & special projects) Wendy Hall (secretary) Ken Roeske (finance) Brian Wirth (property) Rochelle Piske (pastoral care) Norm Richter Barbra Fricker (community) Julia Wirth (youth & communications)

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Chair, Michael Koch, opened with a Holy Week reading about Peter’s denial of Christ on the night he was betrayed. He reminded us that denying Christ has many facets, even in small ways when for example we disparage other Christians

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  The new members on Council were welcomed, and all shared in a pizza supper. The assignments for 2017 are as follows: Chair:Michael Koch; Vice-Chair:David Van Schaik; Secretary:Wendy Hall; Property:Randy Rodgers,Pierre Quenneville; Youth & Communications: Julia Wirth Mutual Ministry: Jann

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Opening devotions — Marla read from the prophet Haggai, chapter one, who admonished the people to re-build the temple in order to please the Lord. In reflection, we were encouraged in our completion of the renovation project of our house

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Council met in the sanctuary 1. Opening devotions — Pastor Martin opened with a litany, a prayer of thanksgiving, for the physical space of our sanctuary; this litany will be expanded and adapted in the near future into a Sunday

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The Golden Retreat

Do you feel the need to get away?  The Golden Retreat might just be for you. Join us at the Lutherlyn Camp & Conference Center “Golden” Retreat for those 50+ who desire to strengthen their faith, meet new people, and

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Church Building Renovation

Our building is closed to worship as we undergo a major modernization program.  Please come and worship with us here in February. (Date to be confirmed.) In the interim, we are worshipping with Julian of Norwich Anglican Church, 7 Rossland

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Come Sing Noel

Come hear local Church Choirs sing Christmas music! Come Sing Noel! Sunday December 6th at 7:00 PM Admission is FREE and includes refreshments Barrhaven United Church 3013 Jockvale Road, Nepean A free will monetary offering will be gratefully received in

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Upcoming Events
12:00 pm Lectionary study (online)
Lectionary study (online)
Dec 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
We read a scripture assigned to the following Sunday, according to the Revised Common Lectionary. If you would like to know the precise scripture reference for the coming session, or would like to join the online group, please contact Pastor Martin. ( In
12:00 pm Christian Meditation Tuesday (on...
Christian Meditation Tuesday (on...
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
A joint initiative between Faith Lutheran Church and Julian of Norwich Anglican Church in west-end Ottawa, we pray in the contemplative tradition of Christian Meditation first taught by John Main and current director of the World Community for Christian Meditation,
2:00 pm Seniors Seminar
Seniors Seminar
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
In this seminar onsite at Faith Lutheran Church (43 Meadowlands Dr West, Ottawa) on fraud prevention you will learn ways to protect yourself from financial scams and identity theft. The seminar will be presented by an officer of the Ontario
7:00 pm Evening Prayer at Faith Lutheran...
Evening Prayer at Faith Lutheran...
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us onsite at Faith Lutheran Church (43 Meadowlands Dr West Ottawa) on December 5th at 7pm, Martin Luther Church (933 Smyth Rd Ottawa) on December 12 at 7pm, and back to Faith Lutheran Church on December 19th, for contemplative
5:00 pm Christian Meditation (onsite)
Christian Meditation (onsite)
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 5:45 pm
Following the Christian Meditation tradition of contemplative prayer, we gather to sit in silence and stillness for twenty minutes, focusing on a prayer word and repeating it interiorly and faithfully, as we enter the prayer of Jesus Christ. We normally
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