Glen Cairn United Church
140 Abbeyhill Drive, Ottawa, ON K2L 1H5
Office Administrator, Ruth Winter
Office Hours:  Tuesday to  Thursday  9 - 3:30pm, Friday 9.00 - 10.30am
Church office Email:
        Telephone:  613 836 4756 

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Minister:  Rev. Brian Copeland
Volunteer Associate Ministers:  Rev. Dr. Don Boyd, Marion Milnes, Rev. Marilyn Richardson,
        Rev. Whit Strong, Rev. Arlyce Schiebout
Sunday School/Youth Coordinator:  Jason Winter
Music Director:  Scott Auchinleck

We are called by God to be a welcoming church where we respect differences and build Christian community as we learn, grow, celebrate, and reach out in faith.

10:00am  Sunday Worship and Sunday School

Pastoral Care and Healing Service 11.30am on the fourth Sunday of each month

Summer Sermon Series

July 2:  Genesis 22: 1-14 - Sacrifice of Issaac

July 9; Genesis 24: 34-38,42-29,58-67- Rebekah and Issaac

July 16:  Genesis 25: 19-34 - Esau gives his birthright for food

July 23: Genesis 28: 10-19a - Jacob's ladder dream

August 6:  Genesis 32: 22-32 - Jacob wrestles with God

August 13: Genesis 37: 1-4, 12-28 - Brothers sell Joseph

August 20: Genesis 45: 1-15 - Joseph saves brothers

August 27: Exodus 1: 8 - Exodus 2: 10 - Moses out of the bulrushes

Christian Development
Youth Group

Pastoral Care

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 Healing Pathway  
Pastoral Care Team members who have been trained in Healing Touch and Healing Pathway offer this to our congregation Mondays from 11 AM to 2:30 PM and 7 to 9 PM.  Please book an appointment through Nancy Kerr or:   If you have chronic pain, emotional stress, illness of any sort; if you are trying to cope with life transitions or deepen your spiritual connection, you may benefit from a Healing Pathway session. These ministry services are offered at no cos

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Glen Cairn United Church

Summer Newsletter 2017

Spring newsletter 2017

Summer Office Hours

As in the past,  summer onsite hours will apply:  Tuesday - Thursday 9:00am - noon and Friday 9:-11am.  Emails and phone messages will be checked regularly throughout the day.  Afternoon appointments with office staff can be arranged by calling 613 836 4756 or by emailing  Have a great summer everyone!

Camp Awesome at Glen Cairn United Church
Come and join us at GCUC for a fun week, August 21-25, 10am to 3pm.  A Safe Place for Children Ages 4 to 12. Bible Stories, Crafts, Songs, Drama, Games and Water Day! This year’s theme: Great Escapes in the Bible! Fee: $70/week (includes morning and afternoon snacks) Optional before and/or after Camp care available for an additional charge: $15/week for before or after care, $25 for both. Registration forms are available in the foyer or here.

Camp Awesome Registration Form
Call 613-836-4756 for more info.

Photos from Canadian Tapestry. 
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Space for Rentals

Space is available for rentals - There currently are a variety of rooms of various sizes, from small rooms to a large hall and concert venue available at Glen Cairn United Church, 140 Abbeyhill Dr, Kanata.  Details and modest rental rates for daily, weekly, monthly or one-time occasions can be discussed with the office at or 613-836-4756  For more photos click on image above.

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The Oasis in Kanata
is a community outreach program of Glen Cairn United Church that offers information and support for caregivers in Kanata and its surrounding areas.  Living with mental illness can be as challenging for those close to the individuals as for the individuals themselves
Check out our  Web site at  for information about this exciting initiative

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Photograph by Robert Tate