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Bring A Friend/Family to Shul Day, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Dec. 14, main service 9 a.m., family service 10:30 a.m.
Shaarey Zedek Shabbat Morning Family Service, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Dec. 14, 10:30 a.m. Modelled after our popular High Holy Day Family Service format, this special interactive Shabbat experience offers storytelling and music. Our child-friendly Siddur is appropriate for a mix of all ages.
Adoramus Ministries present A Candelight in Music and Song, Dec. 15, 7 p.m., Green Acres Memorial Gardens Chapel, Hwy. No. 1 East at 1 Green Acres Lane. Information: 204-237-7899.
How to Have a Spiritual Experience, Millennium Library, 251 Donald St., Dec. 15, 2 p.m. Explore miraculous out-of-body, near-death, or prophetic-dream experiences. Learn spiritual exercises to discover who you are and why you are here.
Would You Like to Hold the Baby?, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., Dec. 15, 10:30 a.m. Join us for this multigenerational service, to explore what meaning you might find in the story of the birth of Jesus of Nazareth.
When Christmas Hurts, St. Andrew's Anglican Church, 2700 Portage Ave., is offering a "Blue Christmas" service on Dec. 15 at 4 p.m. This service allows time to recognize this season is not a joy for everyone. For some, it is a difficult time, with memories of past pain/sorrow, loneliness, anxiety/fear. The service brings comfort, hope and peace in knowing we are not alone. Call 204-832-0117 for information.
CMU Vespers, Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd., Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m. Contemplative evening of community worship, prayer, scripture reading and choral music. Reception to follow.
Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, the Parish Church of St. Luke, Dec. 15, 4 p.m. A familiar service of readings, carols and hymns in celebration of Christmas. Music by Rawsthorne, Ravenscroft, Ord, Lloyd, Willcocks, Joubert, Rutter, and Holst. Familiar Christmas hymns. A reception will follow in Church House.