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Celebrations

by Roger Waldren

To be more friendly, we are adding celebrations to the church’s website calendar (Events). This will allow us to shout out warm salutations or shake a hand (when things return to normal) of our church family members. So if you know of those who are having a birthday, anniversary or some other special event, let Mary […]

Marking Florence Nightingale’s Bicentenary in Worship

by Roger Waldren

Congregations may wish to honour healthcare workers during COVID-19 by celebrating the faith of this founder of modern nursing. May 12, 2020 marks 200 years since the birth of Florence Nightingale. It is well known that the “Lady with the Lamp” dramatically lowered the death rate of soldiers during the Crimean War, improved conditions for […]

Sample of our Broadview magazine

by Roger Waldren

  SPIRITUALITY, JUSTICE AND ETHICAL LIVING | CELEBRATING 191 YEARS View this email in your browser FROM OUR JUNE ISSUE   How my husband and I spent our final hours together   By Judith Pettersen   He wanted to die before cancer killed him, and that morning, he would get his wish   Read more […]

Our daily Prayer May 7 2020

by Roger Waldren

Our daily prayer which can be seen weekdays on our Facebook page. Thank you Permission to podcast /stream the music in this service obtained from CCL Istreaming license number 20369698, Size A.

Letter to the Congregation May 1 2020

by Grace United Minister

Greetings and God’s blessings to all of you. I wanted to take some time to bring you up to speed on a few things and also to say thank you for all of your support. As I have continued to call and talk with you, I have been struck by the level of support people […]

Thanks for Health Workers

by Roger Waldren

Holy One, We give thanks for those who care for the sick at this difficult time. For diligent family practitioners and experienced specialists, we thank you. For care-full nursing staff We thank you. For cheerful housekeeping workers, We thank you. For attentive care aides, We thank you. For skilled X-Ray Technicians, We thank you. For […]

Sunday Services-live streaming

by Grace United Secretary

during the current  state of emergency for Ontario Sunday worship service will be live streaming at 10:30 a.m. from Rev. Warner’s dining room via the Grace United Church Dunnville Facebook page@ https://www.facebook.com/Grace-United-Church-Dunnville-243570009465330/

Prayer in These Critical Times

by Roger Waldren

Merciful God in this Holy week   when our world is in turmoil,   faced with an unseen foe   where thousands fall by the wayside      when there seems to be no end in sight      with mounting infection, more deaths, no cure.Where can we turn to, but to you, our God   who had been our […]

Reverend Warner Bloomfield’s recent message

by Grace United Minister

Good day everyone, I hope you are all finding peace and comfort in this Holy Week. I wish to invite you to join me in a Good Friday meditation this coming Friday. I will take time to read from scripture on the trial and crucifixion of Jesus along with prayer, focusing this year on the […]