I Remember: Remembrance Day Service 2023

Come join us for our traditional Remembrance Day Service.

Note the service day and time: Saturday, November 11, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

Service Coordinator: Norm Cobb

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Order of Service

Centering Thought

“Although the world is full of suffering,
it is also full of overcoming it.”

― Helen Keller

Centering Music

performed by Daniel Clark


Norm Cobb

Gathering Hymn

#1054 Let This Be a House of Peace

Chalice Lighting

by Dr. Cynthia Landrum, read by Norm Cobb

Opening Words

by Rev. Gary Kowalski, read by Steve Lennon


by Thich Nhat Hanh, read by Steve Lennon


#134 Our World Is One World


We Mark This Day, by Steve Lennon

Musical Interlude

performed by Daniel Clark

10:58 a.m.

Audio recording: The Last Post, then 2 minutes’ silence, then Reveille, performed by Richard Irwin.

This recording has been produced for Remembrance Day services. The music used in this recording belongs in the Public Domain, but the Performance rights belong to Richard Irwin Music®.

Sharing Our Stories

Norm Cobb

Closing Hymn

#1057 Go Lifted Up


Steve Lennon

Closing Words

read by Steve Lennon

Chalice Extinguishing

Carry the Flame


Simerjit Kaur


Gratitude to all who helped make this service happen:

  • Leader: Steve Lennon
  • Coordinator: Norm Cobb
  • Coordinator Lifespan Religious Education (CLRE): Ana Gabriela Castaneda Aguilera
  • Pastoral Care Coordinator: Andre Vanderstoep
  • Music Director: Joseph Nguyen
  • Accompanist: Daniel Clark
  • Tech Team: Simerjit Kaur, Ashlyn Noble, Christina Swindells-Nader
  • Music for Affirmation: Composed by P.J. Buchan
  • Ushers: Krishna Nimmagadda, and others
  • Set Up/Maintenance: Michael Thiessen
  • Chalice Sculptor: Jo’Anne Kelly
  • Chalice Logo Designer: Nancy Gilbert
  • Website Support: Karin Carlson
  • Communicator Editor: Marjorie Doyle
  • All-Church Email Bulletin: Lorie Battershilll

To contact SunServ (Sunday Services Team), please email worship@uuwinnipeg.mb.ca

We ask that you refrain from taking photos and making recordings during and after the service unless you have received express permission from all people involved. Please turn off all electronic devices during the service.