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COMMUNITY SPIRIT UPDATE

Do you remember the fun filled gatherings of a diverse group of people in the Upper Hall around this time last year? The Community Spirit gatherings brought various groups of people together, including the Korean congregation, the Amad family, families from the neighbourhood and many of us from FGUC. New connections were made across different(…)

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Snow Sculpture

Daniel Friesen is the artist.  Thank you Daniel for this beautiful sculpture.

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HAPPY STAFF

  Last Tuesday, four of us, the staff team of FGUC, took a moment to celebrate ourselves. We went out for lunch at a nearby restaurant. This long awaited lunch gathering (we meant to get together last fall!) turned out to be a special treat. We took time to appreciate one another, the hard work(…)

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CREATING ROOM FOR THE SPIRIT

I am always curious to know how the Spirit is moving in and through us. In the context of worship, it’s critical to make room for the Spirit to do what it intends to do – connecting, touching, comforting, shaping, challenging, and changing. Sometimes it is necessary to let go of things that make us(…)

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HEALING PATHWAY

              First impressions last for a long time. One of my first impressions with the united church was its openness to explore new ways of nurturing faith. I went to a Healing Pathway meeting that a local united church in Vancouver offered. I remember being in the sanctuary filled(…)

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KNITTING WITH FRIENDS

We are planning on providing a knitting class in collaboration with Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Workers. Location and Time TBA. Do you have yarn and/or needles (preferably size 6) you can donate to us? Please contact the office. 204-474-1586.

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MOMS and TOTS/MOMS TIME OUT

Fridays 9:30 – 11:30 am Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road Moms (or Dads) need time out too! Becoming a parent can be hard sometimes, and feel very lonely. Joining Moms and Tots group is an excellent way to meet other Moms (or Dads) to develop new friendships and support. This group offers the(…)

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WALK and TALK for SENIORS

Fridays, 9:30 – 11:00 AM at Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road A weekly gathering where we meet for a walk and talk, and enjoy a chat and beverage afterwards. This group is intended for seniors looking for a gentler style of exercise, and a social outing atmosphere. Physical activity plays an important role(…)

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SHAYOGI YOGA CLASSES

Tuesdays, 7:00 – 8:00 pm Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road Connect breath and movement as you wake up your body and mind with yoga… Focusing on HEALTH+SELF AWARENESS Shayogi Yoga offers 60 minute beginner friendly Hatha/Vinyasa style led yoga. No experience needed. Blocks provided. Bring your own mat, water and blanket/towel for Savasana!(…)

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FITNESS CLASSES for 55+

Tuesdays, 10:30 – 11:30 am at Fort Garry United Church 800 Point Road A Fitness class for 55+ will be offered by an IAM Fitness Instructor, Includes a warm up, cardio, strength and stretch to help improve physical fitness, balance, mental health, weight control and sleep. All welcome regardless of physical ability. If you have(…)

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