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  • May11Wed

    Mission Moment May 2022 - Miriam Centre

    May 11, 2022 Linda Clarke

     

    The dove holding the heart in its beak symbolizes love, hope, healing and freedom, which is the heart of their mission.

    Miriam Centre opened its doors July 1, 1988. The Centre was born from the desire of a group of concerned people wanting to offer life affirming options to all who find the circumstances surrounding their pregnancy...

  • Apr6Wed

    Good Gracious Mission Moment - April 2022

    April 6, 2022 Linda Clarke

    MISSION MOMENT

    The missions committee has added a few new missions to our support list for 2022. In the Good Gracious publications this year, I hope to introduce you to some of them. This month I will introduce you to Ottawa Campus Chaplaincy. It is supported by the Christian Reformed Church and the Presbyterian Church through our Ottawa...

  • It’s a new year and a new budget. The congregation approved a Missions budget of $19,369 for 2022. The Presbyterian Sharing budget has been greatly reduced to $5000 and reallocated to Missions in order for us to better direct our support. The Missions Committee made up of Pastor Jonathan, Allan Smith, Penny O’Brien, Min Mihalik and...

  • Jan20Thu

    Christmas Celebrations in Africa

    January 20, 2022

    Ghana

    Christmas in Ghana is a two-week event starting from December 20th through the first week of January. Many people travel to visit their relatives and friends in other parts of the country, mostly, rural areas. That is the only time of the year that the streets in Accra, the capital city, do not have traffic jams. Drivers can move swiftly...

  • Apr29Thu

    Good Gracious Missions Update - Apr 2021

    April 29, 2021 Rev. Dr. Jonathan Dent

    In St. John’s, Newfoundland, a couple of our friends decided to get their captain’s papers for sailing on the ocean. He is a retired dentist, and she is a retired chiropodist. They wanted to sail between Florida and some of the Caribbean islands. They took the courses, bought the boat and now have done the sailing several times. You...