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World Labyrinth Day 2017

The cold temperatures and strong winds did not stop a resolute group from gathering at the Lourdes Grotto on May 6th, 2017 for the annual celebration of World Labyrinth Day.  St. Peter’s along with MILC organize the annual event to … Continue reading

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Children of the Broken Treaty

MILC welcomes Charlie Angus to Sudbury, ON on Thursday, May 25th, 2017.  Charlie Angus will read from his book Children of the Broken Treaty and will be available for questions. Quill and Quire describes Charlie Angus’s book Children of the Broken Treaty … Continue reading

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Medical Assistance in Dying : Legal, Ethical and Spiritual Responses

The Manitou Intentional Learning Community hosted a discussion panel on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) on March 30th, 2017 at St. Stephen’s on the Hill United Church.  The panel examined MAID in light of the law, medical ethics and our … Continue reading

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End of Life Choices with Rev. John Buttars

MILC hosted Rev. John Buttars on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 at St. Peter’s United Church in Sudbury. Weaving his own encounters with the reality of death with insights from other thinkers, Buttars encourage the audience to confront a certainty which … Continue reading

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World Labyrinth Day 2016

Celebrate World Labyrinth Day on Saturday, May 7th! At St. Peter’s United Church, 203 York Street, Sudbury. 11:00 – 11:30 Introduction to labyrinths and labyrinth walking with Rev. Dr. Gailand MacQueen and a children’s program. 11:30 – 12:00 Family mindfulness … Continue reading

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Welcome: Extending Hospitality to Refugees

On Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 at St. Andrew’s United Church approximately 60 people gathered for dinner and presentations. Presentations and workshops during the evening included cross- cultural communication, lessons learned from previous sponsorship experiences, and understanding Islam with a representative … Continue reading

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Annual General Meeting 2015

MILC’s Annual General Meeting was held on November 18, 2015 at St. Luke’s United Church.  “Moving Forward with Hope” was the theme this year.  The event included two workshops facilitated by Barbara Lloyd, the AGM and a dinner.   The focus … Continue reading

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Coming to Advent with Anticipation

Rev. Dr. Bill Steadman lead a workshop to explore Advent scriptures and music, and provide opportunities to write stories, reflections, plays, prayers, and liturgy. The session took place at St Luke’s United Church in Sudbury on Saturday, October 3rd, 2015.

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Coming to Advent with Anticipation

Coming to Advent with Anticipation with the Rev. Dr. Bill Steadman. This workshop explored Advent scriptures and music, and provide opportunities to write stories, reflections, plays, prayers, and liturgy. The workshop was of interest to ministers, lay leaders, children and … Continue reading

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World Labyrinth Day 2015

On May 4th, 2015, a crowd of almost 60 people turned out at the Lourdes Grottofor World Labyrinth Day.  Members of several different local church choirs  lead participants in music and a meditative walk of the labyrinth.  

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