Monthly Archives: January 2014

Montreal Union United Church: Did You Know???

In reading some of the articles  on the Montreal Union United website, I was delighted when I read this paragraph. The choirs have been just one facet of Union’s musical initiatives.  Union Church proudly remembers how jazz legends Oscar Peterson … Continue reading

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Challenges at Montreal Union United Church

Are you curious about Montreal Union United Church, the home of last week’s incredible visiting gospel choir?  Here is their minister, Reverend Emmanuel Ofori, talking about goals upon his arrival at the church.  I think you will hear some themes … Continue reading

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Knox United Church is rocked to its very foundations – visit of the Union United Church men’s gospel and band

On Sunday, January 26th, we had the men’s fellowship gospel choir from Union United Church in Montreal join us for our worship service on the occasion of our 51st anniversary Sunday. They were accompanied by their four piece band. Suffice … Continue reading

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Interfaith dialogue with Temple Israel

I had lunch with one of the members of Temple Israel yesterday. You’ll  recall Temple Israel is a Jewish reform synagogue community located on Prince of Wales here in Ottawa.  I was interested in cultivating a friendship with one of … Continue reading

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possible adult Christian education study topics at Knox UC – Winter 2014

We are considering a number of small groups study topics for our upcoming adult small group study this winter. Bible video series – discussions group with child care  One thought is to have a weekday evening session for parents of … Continue reading

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Capital City Bikers Church Visit to Knox

We were joined by a contingent of some 15 to 20 people from the Capital City Biker’s Church (Biker Church) at our Jan. 19/14th worship service at Knox. The congregation was held spellbound by Garner ‘Hillbilly’ Foster as he recounted … Continue reading

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Communion: Is it meaningful for you?

The United Church of Canada Website states that: Communion is served numerous times a year in United Churches, but not every Sunday. Participation is open to all people attending the service, but is not mandatory. This says so much to … Continue reading

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