On Sept. 21st representatives from the congregations of Chignecto Presbytery met at the Conference Office to continue the work of the church that never seems to take a summer holiday! Recent changes were noted: Rev Stephen Brown was welcomed to ministry for Petitcodiac Pastoral Charge and his covenanting service will be held on Oct. 16th … More Presbytery Highlights
The tradition began in the 1930’s when the minister of a Presbyterian Church in the USA encouraged a few other Christian churches in his town to celebrate Communion on the first Sunday in October. The idea grew and was endorsed by the National Council of Churches and continues to exist to promote Christian Unity and ecumenical cooperation. … More World Wide Communion
Sunday School got off to a bouncy start on Sunday! There was fun bouncing, t-shirt making, and a lesson that everyone is beautiful on the inside. Your children are welcome. Sunday School is at 11am on Sunday morning. We also had a blessing of backpacks on Sunday. Backpacks are a cue that help us remember … More Sunday School Begins
On Sunday, Ministry & Personnel Chair, Mary Catherine Dunnett thanked Janice for her time as organist and music director. And we enjoyed cake and ice cream. Janice is taking a break this year from playing. But she will be singing a solo on Sunday! Thank you, Janice.
Bouncing is not just for children. Fourteen adults bounced in the bouncy castle Sunday in response to a challenge that I (Rev. Janice) made that I would put $1 in the Celebration Church for every adult who bounced. Happy to see young-at-heart take up the challenge and it’s good for Mission & Service!
Back to Sunday School on September 11th at 11am. Margaret promises it will be a “special morning of fun with surprises for all ages.” She also says, “we will be outdoors and it might be messy!” Sounds like fun! And we will also have a blessing of backpacks. Your backpacks go to school each day. And … More Sunday School & Blessing of Backpacks