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Say 'Enough' to 50 Years of Occupation - Palestine

The Spirit of the Lord is upon me,because [God] has annointed meto bring good news to the poor…to proclaim release to the captives…to let the oppressed go free,to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.(Luke 4:18–19... Read More

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Celebrating Easter

We celebrated Easter with lots of music, colour, scripture and joy!  Something that is beginning to be somewhat of a WPGUC tradition is the 'Flowering Of The Cross'.  As people shared the passing of the peace, they... Read More

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Extreme Hunger Appeal - Africa

The United Church of Canada is launching an Extreme Hunger Appeal as the humanitarian crisis in Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen reaches grave levels. Starvation and extreme hunger are rapidly... Read More

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Update On Our Syrian Refugee Families

Update Regarding Our Syrian Refugee Families The Al Zaza family is doing well.  All of the family are doing well in school. Lamis and Ahmad are awaiting placement in level 3 at Windsor school next week. Sana, the... Read More

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Lenten Lament: Seeking Right Relations

Lent is a time of lament within the Christian tradition. In this 150th year since the formation of the confederation of Canada, we invite you to take time to acknowledge the truth about the damage that European... Read More

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Was There An Upside To Residential Schools?

As a response to recent comments made by Canadian Senator Lynn Beyak, Bob Joseph - son of Chief Robert Joseph - has offered some thoughts for consideration.  A must-read for all Canadians!  Read More

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Lenten Retreat - The Cup Of Our Life

On Saturday, March 4th, about 20 women gathered for a retreat to begin the season of Lent.  The reflections were based on Joyce Rupp's 'The Cup Of Our Life'.  Each person brought their favourite mug and used it to... Read More