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Home rosary group every Thursday. St. Charles Parish is pleased to announce the formation of a home-based rosary prayer group. Contact James Bowman at 204-802-4100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Everyone will be made most welcome.
It takes a village to raise a child -- First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., Aug. 18, 10:30 a.m.; the benefits of spiritual growth and support.
Living room -- Immanuel Pentecostal Church, 955 Wilkes Ave. Aug. 18; a faith-based support group for persons living with a mood disorder such as anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder.
Psychic self-defence (protection from negative energy) -- Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St. Every Monday, Tuesday to Aug. 26. Learn to protect yourself from unwanted energies, vibrations or feelings emanating (or draining your energy) from other people or spirits; $10 per class.
Finding freedom -- Place of Grace Ministries, 1040 Beach Ave., every Tuesday until May 1, a faith-based recovery program to help people find healing and freedom from addictions and childhood trauma that may cause serious problems. Information: Janet 204-667-2421.
Grace Reformed Baptist Church Sunday services now to Aug. 25, will be relocating for the summer to Whyte Ridge Community Centre, 170 Fleetwood Rd., 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Information: www.rbcwinnipeg.ca.
Reading and discussion -- Portsmouth Retirement Residence, 125 Portsmouth Blvd., 2 p.m., is studying the book Intimacy with God by Thomas Aquinas. We will be doing a chapter per session, once every two weeks, followed with a discussion. Information: Leonard Schmidt 204-487-3553.
Free kids' day camp -- Vacation Bible school, Garden Park Baptist Church, 1825 Inkster Blvd., Aug. 19-23, 9 a.m. VBS: World Missions -- discover God's plan for us as missionaries around the world and in our own backyard with inspiring Bible stories, creative crafts, active games, fun songs, healthy snacks and exciting opportunities to serve others in our community. For ages 3-12.
Everywhere Fun Fair vacation Bible school -- Lutheran Church of the Cross, 560 Arlington St., Aug. 26-30, 11 a.m. Everywhere Fun Fair is a vacation Bible school for children going in to grades 1 to 5. Free.
Class: Develop your Intuition -- Your sixth sense -- Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St. Every Tuesday to Aug. 27. Make more informed, guided, and knowledgeable decisions as you learn to listen to your inner teacher; $10 per class.
Seeking a music director; Lutheran Church of the Cross, 560 Arlington St., needs someone to play the piano/organ for two regular Sunday worship services and special Holy Day services, funerals and weddings, as well as recruit, lead and nurture members of the congregation in choir and music-team participation. Information: email@example.com or 204-775-0331.
To Israel With Love tour special from Winnipeg -- For those who always wanted to visit Israel, here is a great opportunity and big value price to the Holy Land. You will never be the same. Call Ken: 204-942-5433 or www.toisraelwithlove.com.