Our Damascus Road

Rev. Earl M. Gould Sunday, May 05, 2019    Text: Acts 9:1-20 Luke likes this account of Paul’s dramatic experience on the road to Damascus so much he tells it three times in the Book of Acts. Luke is credited for being organized – so it must have been very important to him. And it …Read more

Loraine’s Blog

Our Minster, Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, will spend her sabbatical visiting United Church  congregations that are thriving to try to find out what makes them thrive. She plans to do a blog post every week to share some of her discoveries. Check her blog to stay updated: https://thrivingunitedchurches.home.blog Those of us not able to access her …Read more

April 28 Bulletin

Westworth United Church 1750 Grosvenor Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba on Treaty One Territory in the heart of the Métis Nation 2nd  Sunday of Easter: April 28, 2019   We Gather to Worship Welcome and Announcements Candle Lighting and Prelude: Meditation on   “O Sons and Daughters, Let us Sing”     Denis Bédard Introit       “Alleluia”                                                                          Nancy Telfer Easter …Read more

A Commissioning of Discernment

Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd     April 28, 2019 John 20:19-23 (24-31) May words of my mouth and the mediations of our hearts be acceptable to you, our God. This has been quite the week! Once again, countless volunteers have stepped up to the plate to make the rummage sale another success. And other volunteers helped in …Read more

Rummage Sale A Success

The 2019 edition of the Rummage Sale was a huge success, with people lined up around the church on Friday evening. Thank you to everyone who donated and all the volunteers.

Prayer Vigil Cancelled

In response to the Winnipeg Police news release of Wednesday, April 24, and in consultation with members of the Jewish Community, Westworth United Church has decided to cancel its Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Thursday, April 25. As the Winnipeg Police have stated, “Hate-related crime is one of the most heinous acts we encounter as a …Read more

Living Christ

Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd        April 21, 2019          John 20:1-18 May the words of my mouth and the mediations of our hearts be acceptable to you, our God. Over two millennia ago, something happened in the Garden of Gethsemane that profoundly altered the world. We have differing first-hand accounts and …Read more

Interfaith Prayer Vigil

An Interfaith Prayer Vigil in support of the Jewish Community in light of the antisemitic violence at the BerMax Caffé & Bistro will be held on Thursday, April 25, 6:30-7:30 pm at Westworth United Church, 1750 Grosvenor Ave. On April 18, the eve of the Jewish celebration of Passover, antisemitic violence was directed at people …Read more

Easter Sunday April 21st bulletin

Westworth United Church 1750 Grosvenor Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba on Treaty One Territory in the heart of the Métis Nation   Easter Sunday: April 21, 2019 We Gather to Worship   Brass Quintet “Thine is the Glory”                                                                  G.F. Handel “My Spirit be Joyful”                                                                      J.S. Bach         “Canzona #1”                                                                                P. Peuerl         “Greensleeves”                        …Read more

Maundy Thursday April 18th bulletin

Communion Meal of Remembrance Thursday, April 18, 2019   First Reading: Mark 14:12-16   Reflection   Hymn VU 458 “Christ, Let Us Come with You” vs. 1 & 2   Christ, let us come with you to the upper room where the feast is laid, to the bread and wine where our peace is made: Christ, let …Read more