Topic: Winnipeg

Connecting with the Winnipeg Indigenous Accord

On December 7, 2023, four members of this congregation attended, in different capacities, the All Partner Gathering of signatories of the Winnipeg Indigenous Accord at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. Our church is one of 243 signers in this city. Come find out what our church people experienced, what they learned, and how we … Continue reading Connecting with the Winnipeg Indigenous Accord

Confessions of an Immigrant Experience

“Sometimes he went to church – preferably to the Unitarian Meeting House, where ideas, not emotions, were exploited,” wrote novelist Laura Goodman Salverson about her father, Larus. Our congregation is distinctive among Unitarian Universalist congregations, but not quite unique, in having been first established among immigrants – in our case, Winnipeg’s Icelandic community. This Heritage … Continue reading Confessions of an Immigrant Experience

Reflections of an Ordinary Life: Looking at the Past (2023), and to the Future (2024, and beyond)

Meanderings on an everyday life as lived in Canada 2023 as a Unitarian Universalist and as a Canadian. Also as a sibling, an aunt, a widow, an apartment dweller living 16 plus floors up, with St. Boniface in the short distance and The Forks almost below me. Service Coordinator: Octavia MacIsaac Sermon Video Order of … Continue reading Reflections of an Ordinary Life: Looking at the Past (2023), and to the Future (2024, and beyond)