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Making Room For What's to Come: A Fire Communion Ritual, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., Dec. 29, 10:30 a.m. Service leader: Janet Toews.
New Year's Eve worship with the music of U2Charist, Dec. 31, 7 p.m., Crescent Fort Rouge United Church, 525 Wardlaw at Nassau. U2Charist is a liturgical service (including communion) that features the music of the rock band U2 and a message about God's call to rally around the Millennium Development Goals (Eight international goals to improve the world). Musicians Doug Holroyd and the Dylan Summers Band.
Year-End Day Retreat: Visioning a New Way of Being, St. Benedict's Retreat Centre, 225 Masters Ave., Dec. 31, 10 a.m. With L'aura and Danny Carroll. We will be sharing simple techniques to help focus on letting go of the old and manifesting new experiences in life. You will create vision flags to take home with you that will be a reminder of your personal prayers and goals for the new year. $70 including lunch (add $30 if staying overnight).
Shaarey Zedek Shabbat Morning Family Service, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Jan. 4, 10:30 a.m. Our child-friendly Siddur is appropriate for all ages.
Living Room Immanuel Pentecostal Church, 955 Wilkes Avenue, Jan. 5, 5 p.m. A faith-based support group for persons living with a mood disorder such as anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder. Information: Lorna 204-296-2920.
Class: Angels and Aliens -- the relationship, Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St. at Portage Ave. (behind the Royal Bank), Jan. 7 & 14. $10.
Maimonides Chavurah, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Jan. 8, 8 p.m. Study the works of Moses Maimonides (Rambam) at our monthly Chavurah Group with Rabbi Green and friends. Information: 204-452-3711 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Free. Walk-ins.
Spiritual Wisdom on Dreams, Monroe Library, 489 London St., Jan. 9, 6:30 p.m. Information: 204-837-5915 or www.eckankar-mb.ca.
Shaarey Zedek Kids Have Fun on Shabbat, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Jan. 11, 9:30 a.m. Your child will enjoy crafts, stories, toys, games and sing Shabbat songs while you are free to attend the service in the Sanctuary.
World Village Gospel Choir, Knox United Church, 400 Edmonton St., second Saturday of the month until Jan. 20, 1 p.m. A new and dynamic 40-voice vocal ensemble, seeks new members. Information: 284.3684 or email@example.com.
Shaarey Zedek Not Your Typical Sunday School, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., every Sunday Jan. 12 - March 16. Designed for kids 5-8 yrs. Register: 204-452-3711. $85/$100.
Start your Sunday with us -- St. Chad's Anglican Church is now worshipping at 472 Kirkfield St. Service of Holy Eucharist and Sunday school is on Sunday at 9 a.m. Fellowship time with tea and coffee after the service.