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Announcements for Faith Briefs must be in our office by Tuesday, 4 p.m. prior to the intended date of publication. Due to space restrictions, publication is not guaranteed. Email or fax 697-7412 (no attachments, please).

-- St. Peter's Lutheran Church presents Rev. David Wendel, April 14, 1:30 p.m., 65 Walnut St. Pastor Wendel is director for ministry of the North America Lutheran Church. His presentation on his church's history and current activities in Canada and the United States will be of special interest to all Lutherans.

-- Winnipeg Chapter of Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International invites men and women to their Easter breakfast outreach April 14, 9 a.m., Canad Inn Windsor Park, 1034 Elizabeth Rd. $12 at the door.

-- Celebrate Orthodox Easter with the blessing of Easter Baskets (Paska), April 14, 3 p.m., East Gate Lodge Chapel, 646 James St. Beausejour. Information: Orest, 204-632-6524.

-- Buddha's Birthday Celebration April 15, 10:30 a.m. Music, in-house small band, Taiko drumming by Phoebe, singing, haiku reading and birthday cake. 39 Tecumseh St. Click for location and parking. The Begging bowl will be present.

-- Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg April 15, 10.30 a.m. Service title: Humanism, Reflections on Life, Service leader: Jeffrey Olsson, president of the Humanist Association of Manitoba, 603 Wellington .

-- Congregation Shaarey Zedek Interfaith Holocaust Commemorative Service, April 15, 7 p.m., 561 Wellington Cres. Feature readings from the Holocaust scroll by members of the Jewish and non-Jewish community. We will also honour the work of the late Philip Weiss, survivor and pioneering educator of the Holocaust. Information: 452-3711,, .

-- Winnipeg Central Aglow Lighthouses' meeting, April 16, 7 p.m., Best Western Inn and Suites, 1714 Pembina Hwy. Joan Hunter video on healing. Reservations: Marion 736-2341 or Florida 453-2561.

-- Eckankar free presentation: Discover the Spiritual Wisdom of Dreams, April 19, 7-8:30 p.m., Red River College Downtown Campus, Room W411. 837-5915 or .

-- Manitoba Multifaith Council -- Are Different Faiths Paths up the Same Mountain? A course to help people develop their own understanding of the relationship between faith traditions. There will be four workshops, beginning April 20 at the Hindu temple, 999 St Anne's Rd., with leaders of the Buddhist, Christian, Hindu and Moslem faiths helping the discussion. The course will also provide an opportunity to study a faith tradition not your own by using the Internet under the guidance of a mentor from that faith tradition. For information go to or 996 1308.

-- Canadian Mennonite University presents CMU spring concert: CMU choirs and ensembles, April 21, 7:30 p.m., Loewen Athletic Centre, CMU, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. Information: .

-- The Promise of the Treaties and the Reality of the Indian Act, a forum sponsored by KAIROS, April 21, 9 a.m.-noon, Crossways in Common, Broadway at Furby. Speakers include Manitoba Treaty Commissioner James Wilson and Prof. Jean Friesen. Coffee and welcome at 9 a.m., worship 9:15 a.m., program 9:30 a.m. Information: Fletcher Stewart 788-0240 or .

-- The Brotherhood of Pilgrim Baptist Church 12th annual gospel concert, April 28, 7 p.m., 41 Maple St.

-- The Lord, Our Power and Our Healer, Catholic Conference on the weekend of May 4-6, St. Norbert Community Centre, 3450 Pembina Hwy., with His Grace Most Rev. Albert LeGatt, Archbishop of Saint Boniface; Peter and Debbie Herbeck from Michigan; and Bob Canton from California who has a worldwide healing ministry. For more info, call CCRS at 895-7544 or e-mail .

-- Christian Healing Conference May 11-12, St. James Church, 195 Collegiate. Information: 204-687-8371, or .

-- Victory Missions tour, To Israel with Love Tour, Sept. 2-11. Call Ken 942-5433.

-- Franciscan Group in South Winnipeg, a small group of Catholic men and women meet regularly each month, to pray together, to study Franciscan material and to support each other on the road to spiritual development. Consider this your invitation to join us. Call Bernadette, 474-0320.

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition April 14, 2012 J13

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