Category Archives: Past Events

Deepening Diversity: Understanding Racism

Deepening Diversity: Understanding Racism Do you have questions about race and racism? How do we respond to racism? How do we have difficult conversations? How will we make our spaces more racially just? How do we welcome people of all … Continue reading

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Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto – a book study

MILC hosted a book study on Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto. The word forgiveness has made headlines in recent days as people respond to the trial of the driver in the Bronco’s bus crash. It is a timely topic. Winner of … Continue reading

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Reflections on Lenten Scripture

Clergy and lay worship leaders met Thursday, February 14, 2019 at St. Peter’s United Church for reflections and planning worship during the period of Lent.

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MILC AGM: Reflections on God Amidst the Chaos

Manitou Intentional Learning Community The 2018 Annual General Meeting  was held November 14, 2019 at Grace United Church. The evening involved a dinner and general membership meeting at 5:30 pm.  Reflections from our guest speakers and discussion began at 6:30pm. … 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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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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