For Reading and Discussion: Children & the Church

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Janice Frame, the past chair of the Maritime Conference Christian Life & Growth Committee, presented her AST Grad Project on Children Speak of Their Experience of Church. Read her paper on Children Speak of Their Experiences of Church.

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For Reading and Discussion: Children & the Church

Posted by on Mar 9, 2012 in Christian Life & Growth | Comments Off on For Reading and Discussion: Children & the Church

Janice Frame, the past chair of the Maritime Conference Christian Life & Growth Committee, presented her AST Grad Project on Children Speak of Their Experience of Church. Read her paper on Children Speak of Their Experiences of Church.

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Children Speak of Their Experience of Church – Graduation Project

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Children Speak of Their Experience of Church – Graduation Project by Janice Frame. Of interest to ministers, parents. and faith formation committees.

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What is the Church Called to be Doing Today?

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What is the Church Called to be Doing Today?

Guest Sermon: Rev. Nigel Weaver, Minister at Cornwall United Church, PEI, and Chair of the Maritime Conference Christian Life & Growth Committee Also printed in the March 3, 2012 GUARDIAN, PEI.    Valentine’s Day morning I sat in a circle one of fifteen church-folk from across the Maritimes. As often happens as gatherings like that […]

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Maritime Conference Men

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Information about United Church Men, Past Rallies, Newsletters and Contact List.

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Maritime Conference Camps

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Providing faith formation, fun and community, Maritime Conference Camps host hundreds of children and youth in the summer and provide exciting leadership opportunities for young adults. Promote camps with young people in your area.  Camps Poster 2015

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FROM: Laying the Cornerstone 1914

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FROM:  Laying the Cornerstone 1914

Methodists in Wolfville first worshipped in private residences until a chapel was erected in 1859-1860.  The Methodist Congregation joined the Presbyterian Congregation of Wolfville in 1923 and the Methodist Chapel was sold and dismantled that same year. A Presbyterian Church was built prior to 1840. It was moved to another site in 1885, and burned […]

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Joan Chittister: Spirituality of Struggle (3 dvd set)

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Spirituality of Struggle  3 DVDs, total running time-82 minutes What is the purpose of struggle and how do we grow with it? Based on Joan Chittister’s award winning book, Scarred by Struggle, Transformed by Hope (Eerdmans), this 3-part series is an invitation to look again at the struggles of life in order that we might remember how to recognize new life in our souls the next time our hearts turn to clay.

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Godly Play: Story of Pentecost

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Godly Play: Story of Pentecost The Mystery of Pentecost; The people of God meet God in a New Way. Kit includes: red parable box, 12 brown felt strips, 6 plain wooden blocks, symbols of the twelve, red underlay

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Living into the New World: How Cultural Trends Affect Your Congregation:(dvd)

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Living into the New World: How Cultural Trends Affect Your Congregation (An Alban Institute program with Gil Rendle) 40 mins. divided into 2 sessions The context in which congregational leaders live and do ministry often feels like a wilderness.  In this video, Alban Institute senior consultant Gil Rendle describes key trends in our culture that affect the work of faith communities.  Changes in core values  the drift from deferred pleasure to instant gratification, the increasing empjasis on the individual, and a shift from a culture of sameness to one of diversity  all have changed our...

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