Archives: February 2015 - Westworth United Church

Samedi Swing

Westworth Wiinds Big Band

Samedi Swing at Westworth United Church is coming soon. Set aside Saturday, March 7,  2015 at 6:30 pm. Come out and enjoy some tasty desserts and wonderful music provided by the Westworth Winds Big Band, the Dixe Beats and the Haskins Street Band.  Activities for children. Tickets will be available through the church office 204 489-6974 or at the …Read more

Aboriginal Teachings and the United Church —2015 Westworth Lenten Study

We are excited to have the Very Rev. Stan McKay, Cree elder and former moderator of the United Church, lead this year’s Lenten study. Stan was part of the committee that designed our new United Church Crest. The sessions will be held on Wednesday evenings in Lent from 7-9 pm. They will include time for …Read more

Summary of Survey Responses

The following is a summary of the responses to the survey conducted by the finance committee. 1. Are you willing to increase your pledge for Westworth operations in Budget year 2015? Yes 34 29% No 83 70% 2. Would you consider changing the allocation of your current 2015 pledge between Mission and Service and Church …Read more

Touched by the Holy

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, February 15, 2015 Mark 9:2-10 Our bodies were charged the moment the alarm went off. Even at the wee hour of 4:30 am we heard voices outside. Hikers were already on their way to the summit of Machu Picchu. Although we cheated & caught a bus, we …Read more

Chameleon Christians: The Heart of the Matter

Rev. Mona Denton, Westworth United Church, February 8, 2015 Isaiah 40:21-31, 1 Corinthians 9:16-23 I have become all things to all people, so that I might by any means save some. I do it all for the sake of the gospel, so that I might share in its blessings.                             (I Corinthians 9:22b-23) As I wrote this …Read more

Witness: A Musical Celebration of Black History Month

Sunday, Feb. 22nd at 7:30pm. the Westworth choir and special guests are presenting an evening of sacred music from African and African-American traditions in celebration of Black History Month. Join the choir as they take the Christian journey in a different way:  travelling through the Old and New Testament and each season of the liturgical …Read more

Congregational Meeting and Survey Results

On Sunday, February 8, immediately following the service, Westworth will hold a congregational meeting for the express purpose of voting on whether to proceed with a new Joint Needs Assessment as soon as possible. It is hoped that the majority of our congregants have taken advantage of the informational sessions and absorbed enough information to …Read more