A Way of Being with Children – Godly Play

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A Way of Being with Children – Godly Play

 By Janice MacLean, Godly Play Canada Trainer What is Godly Play? It is a way of being with children that deeply respects the spiritual needs of 21st century children. It is one of the recommended curriculum of The United Church of Canada. It is grounded in principles which can be applied to any curriculum or any […]

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Registration Godly Play Core Training

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Christian Life & Growth, Events | Comments Off on Registration Godly Play Core Training

Registration Godly Play Core Training

REGISTRATION CLOSED. This training is FULL. Please contact Janice Maclean to put your name on the waiting list or learn about other possibilities. Godly Play Storyteller & Doorperson Core Training Three Saturdays: May 4, September 14th, and November 2, 2013 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Each Saturday May 4th will be held at the Maritime […]

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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters

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Children’s Spirituality: What Is It and Why It Matters In November  2012, Dr. Rebecca Nye accepted an invitation to visit the Maritime Conference. During her stay, Dr. Nye delivered two public lectures and addressed a Godly Play workshop and symposium held at the Maritime Conference Center of the United Church of Canada. This dvd is a recording of her public lecture held at Woodlawn United Church, Dartmouth, NS, on November 22nd.

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UCM Rally: April 28, 2012 (Rev. Dr. Bob Fennell)

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UCM Rally: April 28, 2012 (Rev. Dr. Bob Fennell) The 2012 Men’s Rally took place at Trinity-St. Stephen’s United Church in Amherst, Nova Scotia. The keynote speaker was the Rev. Dr. Rob Fennell of the Atlantic School of Theology who offered reflections based on 1 Samuel 13:14.

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CGIT Choral Group at Pinehurst, 1943

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CGIT Choral Group at Pinehurst, 1943

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Cumberland Pastoral Charge

Posted by on Mar 5, 2013 in Archives Committee, Featured Congregations | Comments Off on Cumberland Pastoral Charge

Cumberland Pastoral Charge is located in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia. Preaching points are at Joggins and River Hebert (Trinity). Other historical locations within the bounds of the pastoral charge included Minudie, Strathcona, and Shulee. The first Methodists in the area came from Minudie where a Rev. Pike introduced the community to Methodism. It eventually spread […]

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Central Methodist (Moncton) Sunday School Class

Posted by on Feb 26, 2013 in Archives Committee, Featured Congregations | Comments Off on Central Methodist (Moncton) Sunday School Class

Central Methodist (Moncton) Sunday School Class

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Questions of Faith for Youth Series II (dvd)

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Young people were interviewed on issues and faith questions, and their responses are presented as food for thought to stimulate discussion. Each session deals with one question of faith, and runs about 30 minutes. The titles in the series are:  1. Why Pray? 2. Who Do You Want to Become? 3. How Much Stuff Do You Need? 4. How Do You Know What is Right? 5. What Can You Do About Violence? 6. Is Loving Yourself Easy?

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Lenten Practices for Sustainable Living

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Lenten Practices for Sustainable Living

Each week during Lent, Margaret Machum, Co-convenor of Environmental Working Group of Maritime Conference, will be offering suggestions for simple practices to help us live mindfully with love and respect in Creation.  You are invited to share these suggestions in Sunday bulletins, on your websites or Facebook pages, or simply enjoy for your own spiritual […]

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Amherst: Trinity-St. Stephen’s Pastoral Charge

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Amherst: Trinity-St. Stephen’s Pastoral Charge

Methodists had been active in the Amherst-Point de Bute-Sackville area since the 1780s. After a building built for Baptists was opened in 1819, the Methodist congregation worshiped here but then moved to the Court House in 1824. In these early years Amherst was part of the vast Parrsboro Maccan Circuit. It was not until 1841 […]

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