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Body Image: Seeing Ourselves Through God’s Eyes

As God-made, incarnate beings, we all live in bodies. And because we all live in bodies, we all have a body image. Body image is how we see our bodies when we look in the mirror, or conceive of our … Continue reading

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Reconciliation: The renewal of a covenant – Very Rev. Stan McKay

The Manitou Intentional Learning Community is excited to welcome the Very Reverend Stan McKay, former Moderator of the United Church of Canada, to lead a workshop entitled “Reconciliation: The renewal of a covenant” exploring the spirit and intent of treaties … Continue reading

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Easter for Progressive Christians – a Study

Easter for Progressive Christians by Donald Schmidt The Manitou Intentional Learning Community invites you to participate in a three- week Easter study that explores the gospel accounts of the first Easter from a new perspective. Donald Schmidt’s guide “invites participants … Continue reading

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Singing for Our Lives

Come sing with us!! Join the Manitou Intentional Learning Community on Friday, February 19th via Zoom where we will be “Singing for our Lives.” We are excited to invite you to this engaging and reflective affirmation of welcome, justice and … Continue reading

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Hate, Racism and Islamophobia in Canada-Where Are We Now? Where Are We Going?

**  EVENT POSTPONED Please watch for further details about rescheduling. Presentation  by Mr. Fareed Khan January 29th marks the four year anniversary of the Quebec City mosque shooting when six people were killed and nineteen were injured. Deemed as one of … Continue reading

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Lenten Inspirations

So,… it’s January already… just in time for Lenten planning. Join Rev.Stewart Walker and others for a time of reflection and discussion of theAdvent and Easter lectionary readings and how we might frame the Eastermessage in this peculiar time we … Continue reading

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Book Study: Birth of Jesus for Progressive Christians

Join us for a three week book study of Birth of Jesus for Progressive Christians by Donald Schmidt Monday, November 30, December 7 & 14 @ 7pm via Zoom Publisher description: “The Christmas story most people know comes from pageants, … Continue reading

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MILC Annual General Meeting 2020

MANITOU INTENTIONAL LEARNING COMMUNITY INVITES YOU TO THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING FOLLOWED BY Lessons from Lockdown: Creating community in the midst of the pandemic Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 Via Zoom 6:30 to 8:00pm If you have questions, please email Gillian … Continue reading

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Activist Alphabet: reflections on faithful environmental activism

Activist Alphabet author Donna Sinclair will offer readings and conversation about why and how we might try to live out God’s call to live with respect in Creation. Webinar participants in Northern Ontario might be especially interested in some anecdotes … Continue reading

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Advent in October

Advent on October: A workshop for all those leading worship during Advent So,… it’s October… the time when all good worship leaders start planning for Advent and Christmas. Join Rev. Stewart Walker for a time of reflection and discussion of … Continue reading

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