Rev. Brian Copeland
Supply Minister: Catherine Oxenford-Grant
Volunteer Associate Ministers: Rev. Dr. Don Boyd, Marion Milnes, Rev. Marilyn Richardson,
Rev. Whit Strong, Rev Neil Wallace
Sunday School/Youth Coordinator: Jason Winter
Director: Scott Auchinleck
10:00am Sunday Worship and
"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”
October 5 World Wide Communion Sunday
Please note that Brian is on sabbatical leave at the School of Religion
at Queens. He will return to GCUC on December1st.
Fall Harvest Festival October 18 9:00am– 1:00pm
will be celebrating the bounty of summer, fine music, and
entertainment. This festival includes a wonderful 100-mile Meal and
Oktoberfest BBQ, book sales, bake sales, as well as many vendors with
items such as jewellery, maple syrup, preserves, crafts – Christmas and
Hallowe’en, pumpkins for sale and much much more! Musical
entertainment is planned throughout the event as well as lots of family
fun including a bouncy castle! Come one and all and celebrate the
Fall!Fall Harvest Festival.
Ride for Refuge October 4
churches make up the Kanata Stittsville Refugee Sponsorship Group. This
year this group’s major fundraiser is “The Ride for Refuge”. In this
ride, cyclists from the seven churches will be seeking donations to the
Refugee Sponsorship Group as they participate in Ottawa’s 25km Ride for
United Church participants are members of GCUC’s cycling group, “The
Wheels of Fortune.” These intrepid cyclists currently include Dianne Evans, Wayne
and Vida Johnston, Kim and Jim Power , John and Anne Toft,
Bill Samulack, Robert Tate, Peter Bishop, Jennifer Yeates, and Marie and Chris Gwilym.
These riders are seeking donations for refugee
support. Pledges can be made to individuals, or the team, in cash,
through checks made out to “The Ride for refuge”, or on-line by credit
card. Visit http://rideforrefuge.org/location/ottawa and click on the team, “Wheels of Fortune”, to make on-line donations.
Ottawa “Ride for Refuge” there will be well over 500 riders raising
funds for a wide variety of charities. “Rides” take place on the 4th at
many other locations throughout North America.
Support refugees and the “Wheels of Fortune” riders on this fun filled day.
This photo was taken in October 2013
||How is our solar energy doing?
Click on the sun