Posts Categorized: From Monique

Working with Youth in our Community – Update

Your support of our Parish enables the roles that I play in the broader community. One of the investments of time and finances deemed important is working with youth at the local high school. It is a challenging role but very rewarding. I am increasingly involved with conversations, plans, and programs being unfolded at West Carleton… Read more

Can you Tackle the Text with Me?

I have had an amazing opportunity over the past month to participate in three different events that focused on preaching and strengthening church communities through scripture.   One of the key learnings that has emerged for me personally is the many benefits that can occur from weekly opportunities to tackle the upcoming scripture with others… Read more

How will you serve the church?

These past three days I have been at the Marguerite Center in Pembrooke at a Preaching Studio. With thanks to the Diocesan GIFT campaigns financial dedication to clergy development eleven of the more newly ordained priests were invited to spend an intense three days on scripture, reading scripture, presenting, breathing and speaking, and preaching. It… Read more

Daily Bread Garden News

Announcing our new Garden Coordinator & our First Planting Day! I’m happy to announce that after receiving GIFT funding from the Diocese for the ongoing activities of the Daily Bread Garden we have hired a new Coordinator (Holly Graven) and started to work on the season ahead! Holly will be working on expanding the awareness,… Read more

Lent Links

Below please find the many links I provided in the E-News throughout Lent… Here is a wonderful video (yes it is a commercial at the end and is in a different language but it is lovely): Check it out HERE Another wonderful video… HERE This quote… by author Barbara Ehrenreich “Jesus’s teachings are so radical, they’re just insanely… Read more