Weekly Announcements – August 15, 2018

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The announcements for this week include: Upcoming Events at Tatamagouche Centre 1. Upcoming Events at Tatamagouche Centre Click here for a list of upcoming events at Tatamagouche Centre and spread the news through your networks. A full list of the events can be found on the Centre Facebook page.

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Archives Recipe of the Month

Posted by on Aug 14, 2018 in Archives Committee, Featured Congregations | Comments Off on Archives Recipe of the Month

Archives Recipe of the Month

I’m going back to my favorite cookbook in the Archives: Tried and Proved Recipes from the Exmouth Methodist Church Ladies Group in 1909. Seeing as how the weather is still hot, I thought it would be nice to feature some refreshing beverages. In case you didn’t know, tartaric acid crystals occur naturally in fruits such […]

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HARRISVILLE UNITED

Posted by on Aug 10, 2018 in Vacancies | Comments Off on HARRISVILLE UNITED

Pastoral Charge: Harrisville United Presbytery: Chignecto Position: Minister of Word, Worship and Pastoral Care Part-Time: 20 hrs/week Start Date: Negotiable Deadline for applications October 31, 2018 Contact: Cheryl Botten, harrisvilleunitedchurch@gmail.com, 506-384-7542 Harrisville United – Joint Needs Assessment – June 2017

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Weekly Announcements – August 8, 2018

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The weekly announcements for this week include: Office of Vocation Position Available Maritime Church Administrators Association Conference 1. Office of Vocation Position Available Attached is the Office of Vocation posting that is now “live” on our various sites.  If you know of anyone who might be interested, please let them know about this role.  We […]

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PARRSBOROUGH SHORE

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Pastoral Charge: Parrsborough Shore Presbytery: Chignecto Position: Minister of Word, Worship and Pastoral Care Full Time: 40 hrs/week Start: Now Parrsboro Shore, an area located on the north shore of the Minas Channel of the Bay of Fundy, is seeking a full-time Minister. The locality is endowed with an abundance of natural riches — from […]

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A Brief History of Rosedale Methodist Church

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A Brief History of Rosedale Methodist Church

Rosedale is located about 10 km north of Jacksonville in Carleton County, New Brunswick. It became part of the Jacksonville Methodist Circuit in 1877/1878. In January 1889, a group of interested people met in the home of John Cowan to discuss building a Methodist church in Rosedale. It was resolved that the group proceed to […]

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Keeping cool at CGIT Camp

Posted by on Jul 31, 2018 in Archives Committee, Featured Congregations | 1 comment

Keeping cool at CGIT Camp

While we are still in the middle of this heat wave, let’s think some happy, cool thoughts. The following photographs are from various Canadian Girls in Training (CGIT) camps across the Maritimes:                                

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Sunday School Picnic at Riverport Methodist Church, 1911

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Sunday School Picnic at Riverport Methodist Church, 1911

The following photographs are from the Riverport (Nova Scotia) Methodist Sunday School picnic c. 1911. The minister in the center with the dark suit and black hat is Rev. Hobbs and the man standing in the background with the impressive beard is Jacob Ritcey, Sunday School superintendent. Doesn’t it look like everyone is having a […]

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Weekly Announcements – July 18, 2018

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The announcements for this week include: Condolences – Rev. John W. Touchie Vacancy for the Director of the Diploma in Youth Ministry, Atlantic School of Theology Maritime Church Administrators Association Conference 1. Condolences – Rev. John W. Touchie Condolences are extended to the family of the Rev. John W. Touchie, 91 years, of Quarryville, New […]

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The Rebuilding of St. John’s Presbyterian Church, Windsor, NS

Posted by on Jul 17, 2018 in Archives Committee, Featured Congregations | 1 comment

The Rebuilding of St. John’s Presbyterian Church, Windsor, NS

On October 17, 1897, a fire spread through the town of Windsor, Nova Scotia, destroying most of the town, including both St. John’s Presbyterian Church and Windsor Methodist Church, and leaving most of the residents homeless. You can read more about the fire by clicking here. The devastation felt by the town is well summed […]

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