Prayers and Worship Resources for Sunday May 31, 2020

Dear Faithful Followers of Jesus, Week 11 --- and it’s Pentecost! Our scriptures say at Pentecost the Holy Spirit comes like wind; powerful and liberating. It comes like an earthquake; fearful, yet exhilarating. The Spirit comes like fire; burning away the impurities and igniting passion. It comes with the ability to transform strangers into community, … Continue reading Prayers and Worship Resources for Sunday May 31, 2020

Prayers and Worship Resources for Sunday April 26, 2020

Dear Sisters and Brothers, Week 6 --- feels like forever! Last week, minutes after I pushed the “send” button with my weekly update, a message appeared in my Inbox from Nora Sanders, Executive Secretary of The United Church of Canada. Nora shared how she had come across a crumpled piece of paper from a January … Continue reading Prayers and Worship Resources for Sunday April 26, 2020

Pastor Sue Cowan Appointment Renewed until September 2020

I am more than overjoyed to be able to send you the following update from our Carlisle/Kilbride Ministry and Personnel Committee (Sharon Banks represents Kilbride) regarding Pastor Sue Cowan’s renewed appointment. Feel free to call or email Maureen Trenkler mtrenkler@cogeco.ca or Sharon Banks kgb9@sympatico.ca if you wish to discuss this or just to chat. Maureen … Continue reading Pastor Sue Cowan Appointment Renewed until September 2020

Easter Message from Pastor Sue Cowan and Kilbride United Church

Dear Sisters & Brothers, Week 4 --- seems like an eternity! And if you are like me, there have been moments of extreme gratitude coupled with moments of extreme sadness… moments of great fear, along with moments of “we’ve got this!”… moments of great heaviness along with moments of deep joy and Light! I pray … Continue reading Easter Message from Pastor Sue Cowan and Kilbride United Church

Kilbride United Church Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic & March 15, 2020 LENT 3 Worship

Dear Friends, As you are probably now aware, the Carlisle-Kilbride United Churches have taken the precautionary measure to cancel worship for the next 2 Sundays as part of their faithful and prayerful response to the current COVID-19 pandemic. We offer the following for your consideration and engagement: March 15, 2020 - Worship BulletinMarch 15, 2020 … Continue reading Kilbride United Church Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic & March 15, 2020 LENT 3 Worship

Carlisle/Kilbride Joint Search Committee Report

Your Search team is beginning the process of calling a Minister to the Carlisle/Kilbride Pastoral charge. Your committee members are Jean Shaw from Kilbride; Bob Moulder, Mary Gilbert, Sheila Garrett from Carlisle and Brenna Baker is Liaison of Horseshoe Falls Regional Council.Although much of the work of the committee is confidential, we will regularly share … Continue reading Carlisle/Kilbride Joint Search Committee Report

Job Posting: Full-Time Ordered Minister (Carlisle/Kilbride United)

Carlisle/Kilbride United two-point pastoral charge provides spiritual sustenance to two communities on the Niagara Escarpment north of Hamilton and Burlington. We are a community of worship rich in traditions and growth opportunities and are currently looking to welcome a full-time ordered minister. We are seeking to form a partnership with a minister who has a … Continue reading Job Posting: Full-Time Ordered Minister (Carlisle/Kilbride United)