Green Churches: Ecology, Theology and Justice in Practice

23-27 June 2014 Creation is endangered. There is a growing consensus in the scientific community that human activity has had a major impact in the loss of biodiversity, deforestation and climate change, to name some of the expressions of the ecological crisis. The oikoumene, in its etymological meaning of whole inhabited world, has the responsibility to act. Churches and the ecumenical…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 23/02/14

The Ministry For Feb 23: Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Sierra Delarosa Greeters: Margaret Watson and Evelyn Powell Scripture Reader: Margaret Watson Technician: Kareem Mansour Upcoming Events and Rundle News: The annual meeting is Sunday March 2 immediately following the service. Hearts and Hands Foundation for Humanitarian Assistance Fundraiser 2014: Hearts and Hands will be holding an Irish Evening…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 09/02/14

The Ministry For Feb 9: Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Ruby and Bill Fisher Scripture Reader: Bill Fisher Technician: Kareem Mansour Activities this Week and Rundle News: Monday Feb 10: 7:30 pm Board meeting. The annual meeting is Sunday March 2 immediately following the service. Reports are to be into the office by today Sunday February…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 02/02/14

The Ministry For Feb 2: Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Sally MacDonald and laurie Hardingham Scripture Reader: Allan Buckingham Technician: Kareem Mansour Activities next Week: The Alberta Winter Games are on beginning Friday. Best wishes to the athletes and to the volunteers. The annual meeting is Sunday March 2 immediately following the service. Reports are to…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, January 26 ’14

The Ministry For Jan 26: Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Ian Brownlie, Karen and Brian James Scripture Reader: Ian Brownlie Technician: Kareem Mansour Meetings this Week: Tuesday Jan 28: Presbytery all day in Cochrane Friday Jan 31: Service at the Hospital The annual meeting is Sunday March 2 immediately following the service. Reports are to be…

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Pirates, Dreamers, & Thieves – January 25th, 2014 at 7pm

Saturday the 25th, Bonnie and Noah Borinwill be performing a concert here in Banff.  “It is always a great pleasure to get to perform together in a casual atmosphere and it is always uplifting and fun.” The concert itself is free, but we will be accepting donations at the door for the Banff Cancer Crushers – the bike team that Bonnie…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 19/01/14

The Ministry For Jan 19: Worship Leader: Rev Shannon Mang Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Margaret Watson and Anne Wilson Scripture Reader: Margaret Watson Technician: Kareem Mansour A sincere thank you to Shannon Mang for taking the service today. Please note: Doug Powell will be away until Thursday Jan 23rd: Upcoming: Wednesday Jan 22: 7:00pm Strategic Directions Saturday Jan 25: 7:00pm Concert in the Sanctuary. Next Saturday evening…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 12/01/14

Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Sally MacDonald, Caylen Houghton and Les Creery Scripture Reader: Sally MacDonald Technician: Kareem Mansour Meetings Next Week: Sunday Jan 12: Please stay and help us take down and put away the Christmas Decorations. Tuesday Jan 14: 7:30pm Rundle Board Meeting. Please bring budget requests. Please note: Doug Powell will be away from Friday January 17 to Thursday Jan…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 05/01/14

The Ministry For Jan 5: Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Mary Buckingham and Sharon Fish Scripture Reader: Mary Buckingham Technician: Kareem Mansour News and requests: Thanks to all who helped furnish the manse for our new residents. We are still in need of a dresser and a clothes washer. Please let the office know if you…

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Announcements for the Banff United Church, Rundle United, 29/12/13

The Ministry For Dec 29: Worship Leader: Rev Doug Powell Accompanist: Noah Borin Greeters: Margaret Watson and Mary Buckingham Scripture Reader: Margaret Watson Technician: Kareem Mansour A sincere thank you to all who helped with the Advent readings and Christmas Eve services. We understand that an Oscar nomination is forthcoming for Pipin the Pig (aka Allan Buckingham) News and requests:             Thanks to all who helped…

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