Glen Cairn United Church
140 Abbeyhill Drive, Ottawa, ON K2L 1H5
Office Administrators, Ruth Winter, Patricia Will
Office Hours:  Tuesday to  Thursday  9 - 3:30pm, Friday 9.00 - 11am
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

10:00am  Sunday Worship and Sunday School

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

        Upcoming Services

October 2   World Wide Communion

October 9   Intergenerational Thanksgiving Service

October 16 Jazz Service

Christian Development
Youth Group

Pastoral Care

Sunday School
Volunteer Guidelines
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Ottawa Presbytery

 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 cost.

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Glen Cairn United Church

June Newsletter 2016

March Newsletter 2016

Saturday, October 1

One of our primary fundraisers in September is the Ride for Refuge on Saturday, October 1. You can contribute to this important initiative in three ways: (1) If you are a cycler, you can register to ride either 10, 25 or 50 km starting at 9:00 am; (2) You can register for the 5km walk starting at 9:30 am; (3) You can donate funds to any of the cyclers or walkers or to our Glen Cairn cycling group (the Wheels of Fortune). The funds we raise will go to our Kanata Stittsville Refugee Sponsorship Group to further its work of sponsoring and supporting refugees from the Middle East. If you would like to add your name to the team or sponsor John or other team members, please visit   Contact Peter Bishop for more info

The Glen Cairn United Church annual Fall Harvest Festival and Quilt Show will be held on October 15 from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm at 140 Abbeyhill Road.  This festival includes an Oktoberfest BBQ, Quilt Show, book sales, bake sales, Hallowe’en and Christmas crafts and much much more!  Musical entertainment is planned throughout the event as well as lots of family fun including a bouncy castle and facepainting!  Come one and all and celebrate the Fall!

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 *NEW* Web site at  for information about this exciting initiative

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