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MILC AGM: Reflections on God Amidst the Chaos

Manitou Intentional Learning Community 2018 Annual General Meeting – November 14 Please join us for Dinner and Conversation with Rev. David Legrand “Speaking Truth to Power” and Rev. Dawn Vaneyk “Leadership in Times of Chaos and Change” November 14 at … Continue reading

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Living Well, Dying Well

On October 11th, 2018 at St. Peter’s United Church, Kathy Dahmer offered a workshop for clergy discussing Medical Assistance in Dying in Ministry.

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Building Strong Congregations in a Changing Church

On Saturday, September 22nd, St. Peter’s United Church hosted a panel discussion about upcoming changes to the structure of the United Church.   Topics included: General Council 43: Reports and reflections Our Church: New structure, new vision Recruiting and retaining … Continue reading

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Labyrinth Day

World Labyrinth Day: A Global Celebration of the Labyrinth         Taking Steps for Peace took place Saturday, May 5, 2018 on World Labyrinth Day organized by MILC. The day included a workshop at St. Peter’s United Church.  … Continue reading

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Watch — Truly and Humbly: Memories of the First Apology

The Manitou Conference Living into Right Relations Committee and the Manitou Intentional Learning Community invite you to the premiere of the documentary movie Truly and Humbly: Memories of the First Apology. Through the stories of those present at the first Apology … Continue reading

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Widening Our Welcome

  Race and Racism in Our Congregations and Communities In an engaging and interactive workshop on Saturday April 14, 2018, Adele Halliday and Beth Baskin lead participants in an exploration of issues of power and privilege. Members from a variety … Continue reading

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LIVING WELL, DYING WELL: BEFORE THE CRISIS

In a culture that both “doesn’t do death” (eg. no service, visitation), yet claims the right to choose death (Medical Assistance in Dying) how do Ministry Personnel help people of faith navigate the complexity of choices as we confront End … Continue reading

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Documentary Film Launch – Truly and Humbly: Memories of the First Apology

More than 200 people turned out at St. Peter’s United Church on November 7th for the film launch of Truly and Humbly: Memories of the First Apology by filmmaker Hoi Cheu.  Truly and Humbly documents the stories and experiences of … Continue reading

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Moderator Jordan Cantwell in Sudbury

On November 8th, 2017, United Church Moderator Rev. Jordan Cantwell was in Sudbury to speak at MILC’s annual general meeting. She join us at St. Stephen’s on the Hill United Church in Sudbury for a meeting with youth and a … Continue reading

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Inspire, Ask and Thank

On Saturday, September 16, 2017, the United Church of Canada in Mission and Service along with MILC hosted a stewardship workshop focused on assisting church members how to inspire, ask and thank.  This practical workshop ran from 10am to 4pm … Continue reading

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