Archives: October 2018 - Westworth United Church

Transforming Our Suffering into Sacred Wounds 

Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd                                    Oct. 28, 2018 Job 38:1-7   The last couple of weeks have been very full. So many people have worked so very hard for the Bazaar, while we have continued the rest of our programs …Read more

Luncheon and Bazaar 2018

Some pictures from the 2018 Luncheon and Bazaar. Thank you to all the volunteers who helped make it a success.

Hildegard’s Wisdom

Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd                                                             Oct. 21, 2018 John 1:1-5, Psalm Guten Morgan. Mein name ist Hildegard von Bingen. I lived 1,000 years ago and have seen history …Read more

Luncheon and Bazaar 2018

Next Saturday October 27th is the BIG day!  The annual Luncheon and Bazaar will be held between 11 am and 2 pm here at Westworth.  Have you invited all your family, friends, and neighbours yet?  We are looking forward to seeing and greeting everyone there!  If you wish to make a contribution to the Home …Read more

Shabbat – Thou Shalt Chill Out!  

Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd                           Oct. 14, 2018 Isaiah 58:13-14; Exodus 20:8-11 She was like a cat waiting to pounce. Every cell of her body was on high alert, every muscle taut, her eyes intensely focussed. I braced myself for her inevitable tirade, not …Read more

Hildegard of Bingen Pilgrimage

Hildegard von Bingen Werk Gottes

Loraine will offer a mini pilgrimage Tuesday, Oct. 23, 7-9 pm, based on her recent Hildegard of Bingen Pilgrimage in Germany. Various rooms at Westworth will be set up on different themes relating to Hildegard’s Gregorian music, cosmic visions, herbal medicine, and prophetic verve. Come promptly at 7:00 pm and Loraine will lead the group …Read more

A Simple Simplicity of Gratitude

Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd               Thanksgiving                                Oct. 7, 2018 Matthew 6:25-34 Sometimes we can make life awfully complicated. We twist ourselves into pretzels trying to be and do everything. But if we can de-clutter our life …Read more