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July 31 – Anniversaries

Sunday School Activities Anniversaries Hosea 11:1-11 Sunday, July 31, 2022 – Parkminster United Church I have shared with you all before how much I love a good clear-out at home and so the other weekend I was sorting through some boxes and reorganizing other bits and pieces that I had long been putting off.  As I worked my way through various boxes…

July 10 – Faith Stories

Sunday School Activities My Faith Story – Joan Gugeler, July 10, 2022 Most of you will know me as a recent “returnee” to Parkminster, but some of you will remember my belated husband, Ernst, and I from 22 years ago! It is good to be back. Don’t worry, I am not going to give you my life story. Rather, I would hope…

July 3

My Faith Story(Roxy Linkletter- July 3, 2022) Have you ever wondered or questioned the reality of the religious teachings youheard as a child? This was a big concern for me as a child.I was born and raised in a rural community about 6 km from Moncton, NB. Myfamily attended the one- room community church which consisted of acongregation of people from several…

June 19 – Indigenous Sunday

Sunday School Activities Stirring the Waters1—Matthew 4: 1 & 8-10 and 28: 16-20June 19, 2022—Indigenous SundayYou know that old joke about fish in water? There are these two young fish swimming along, and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says, “Morning, boys. How’s the water?” And the two young fish swim on…

June 12 – The Gift of Music

Sunday School Activities I’ve Got a River of Life – Voices United Choir Glory! Glory! Hallelujah! – Voices United Choir The Gift of Music Psalm 96:1-6, 11-13 Music Sunday – Parkminster United Church – June 12, 2022 What a gift music is – I’ve often thought of it as the soundtrack to our lives. It permeates our celebrations and our grief, it…

June 5 – Pride Sunday

Nobody Gets Left Behind – Voices United A Hymn for Self- Acceptance – Voices United Sunday School Activities When I shared what scripture reading I chose for us to focus on today, I received the most curious of questions from a mentor. He looked over this creation story in Genesis and seemed concerned. He asked, quite puzzled: “how are you going to…

May 29 – Along the Road

Sunday School Activities Acts 16:9-15 Do you have a favourite book of all time?  Do you have a beloved book that you loved sharing with your children or grandchildren? I hope some of you will share your favourites with me after the service today. I have always loved to read. In fact, as a child, the introvert in me loved nothing more…

May 22 – Loving as Jesus Loved

Sunday School Activities John 13: 31-356th Sunday of EasterWhat do you feel you can say about love? Love is one of the most used, abused andmanipulated words in the English language. “Love, it’s what makes a Subaru a Subaru”.What does that even mean?! Love is used to justify abusive relationships. Love ofcountry is used to justify all kinds of horrors. Love is…