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Potluck Sabbath Supper Westworth United Church, 1750 Grosvenor Ave., Nov. 17, 5:30 p.m. Rev. Dr. Loraine Mackenzie Shepherd shares her experience at the 2013 Assembly of World Council of Churches -- God of Life, Lead us to Justice and Peace. Register: 204-489-6974 or

Rev. Dr. Terry Hidichuk Executive director of The United Centre for Theological Studies, University of Winnipeg, St. Andrew's River Heights United Church, 255 Oak St., Nov. 17, 10:30 a.m.

Weekend retreats based on the spiritual exercises presented by Jesuit Centre for Catholic Studies (St. Paul's College, University of Manitoba); St. Charles Retreat Centre, 323 St-Charles St., Nov. 15 - Nov. 17, 6 p.m., Men's silent retreat: Nov. 15-17, Women's silent retreat: March 21-23 Director: Fr. Jeffrey S. Burwell, SJ Register: Gladys Broesky: 204-474-9165; $160 (includes meals and snacks).

Interfaith Council of Women (Sisterhood of Abrahamic Faiths) Tea time discussion Women of Faith Nurturing Social Harmony in Society with Brenda Suderman, Nov. 17, 3-5 p.m., Learning Centre, United Way of Winnipeg, 580 Main St. Women-only gathering. Information:

A renewal mission will be conducted by Most Rev. Michael Wiwchar, C.Ss.R., D.D. Bishop Emeritus at Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church, 965 Boyd Ave. Nov. 17 to Nov. 20, 7 p.m. The theme is The Year of Faith and will be presented in English and Ukrainian. Information: 204-582-7535.

Winnipeg Central Aglow Lighthouse meeting Best Western Inn and Suites, 1714 Pembina Hwy., Nov. 18, 7 p.m. We serve coffee and dessert, $7 per person. We will have a video teaching by Graham Cooke. Reservations: Marion 204-736-2341 or Florida 204-453-2561.

Women's Inter-Church Council of Winnipeg invites you to the Fellowship of the Least Coin Ingathering Service, Nov. 20, Portage Ave. Church, 1420 Portage Ave. Theme: Into the Way of Peace. Guest speaker Dianne Copper, founding member and chairwoman of Project Peacemakers. Registration 12:20 p.m., service 1 p.m.

Israel educational tour, Jan. 21-30. Information: 204-942-5433 or

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: or 204-775-0331.


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