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Shaarey Zedek Rosh Chodesh Group: Celebrating Womanhood, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Feb. 1, 7 p.m. Lisa Alexandrin, professor of Islamic studies at the University of Manitoba, will introduce to us the spiritual world of Muslim women. Jane Enkin will bring her studies of Jewish women's spirituality to the discussion. Together, we will share in the traditional Jewish women's celebration of Rosh Chodesh. Free.
Shaarey Zedek Shabbat Morning Family Service, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Feb. 1, 10:30 a.m. Modelled after our popular High Holy Day Family Service, this special experience offers storytelling and music. Our child-friendly Siddur is appropriate for all ages. Afterward, please join us for the kiddush luncheon.
Living Room, 955 Wilkes Ave., Feb. 2, 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.
The Spirituality of Belonging: Congregations, Community, and Commitments, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., Feb. 2, 10:30 a.m. Belonging is a basic human need. What we belong to and how we participate reveals our values and commitments. Guest Speaker: Rev. Antonia Wong, Canadian Unitarian Council.
Experience the Lord's love and miracles, with Helen Toews, Assiniboine Gordon Inn, 1975 Portage Ave., Feb. 4, 9:30 a.m. An interdenominational Christian group, Winnipeg Southwest Aglow welcomes men and women to come and breakfast with Helen Toews. $8.75.
Missionfest Manitoba 2014 -- Youth & Young Adults Concert, Immanuel Pentecostal Church, 955 Wilkes Ave., Feb. 7, 6 p.m.,with recording artists Fraser Campbell, Fender Hill and Tara Teng. Human Trafficking: Speaking for Those Who Cannot Speak for Themselves, Church of the Rock, 1397 Buffalo Place, Feb. 7-9, 5 p.m. Information: www.missionfestmanitoba.org. Freewill offering.
Missionfest Manitoba 2014 - Human Trafficking, Church of the Rock, 1397 Buffalo Place, Feb. 7 - 9, 5 p.m. Human Trafficking: Speaking for Those Who Cannot Speak for Themselves. Great Speakers, Music and 140 Christian Mission Agencies and Ministries. Information: www.missionfestmanitoba.org. Free will offering.
Shaarey Zedek Kids Have Fun on Shabbat, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Feb. 8, 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.
Luther Village celebrates 50 years of ministry with a Family/Youth Campfire Day, Feb. 9, 2:30 p.m., Lutheran Church of the Cross, 560 Arlington St.
Aglow Wpg. Central Lighthouse Meeting Best Western Inn and Suites, 1714 Pembina Hwy., Feb. 10, 7 p.m. You are invited to an evening of friendship, dessert and beverage, and spiritual encouragement. Video of Graham Cooke's teaching on identity. Register: Florida 204-453-2561 or Marion 736-2341. $7.
Another Look at Love Victoria Inn, 1808 Wellington Ave, Feb. 13, 6 p.m. The evening will feature Glimpses of CMU with reflections from students and faculty and music by the CMU Women's Chorus and Opera Workshop. Reserve: 204-487-3300 x651 or firstname.lastname@example.org. An offering will be taken.
House of the Risen Son Beat the Winter Blues free concert featuring the SkyBlues Band, Feb. 15, 7 p.m., 305 Machray Ave. An evening of great music over coffee and community fellowship. Information: 204-582-1261.
Shaarey Zedek Shabbat Morning Family Service Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., Feb. 15, 10:30 a.m. Our child-friendly Siddur is appropriate for all ages. Afterward, please join us for the kiddush luncheon.
CMU Vespers Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd., Feb. 16, 7:30 p.m. Contemplative evenings of community worship, prayer, scripture reading, and choral music. Reception to follow.
Living Room 955 Wilkes Ave., Feb. 16, 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.
Spiritual Wisdom on Conquering Fear St. Boniface Library, 100-131 Provencher Blvd., Feb. 20, 7 p.m. A free presentation to learn to meet life's challenges and face one's fears. Register: 204-837-5915 or www.eckankar-mb.ca.
Celebration Dinner St. Andrew's River Heights United Church, 255 Oak St., Winnipeg, Feb. 21 - Feb. 22, 7:30 p.m. Join the St. Andrew's River Heights United Church Senior Youth and their Alumni in celebrating the 10 year anniversary of the Guatemalan Mission Program. We will be hosting a festive Guatemalan meal, March 1, 6 p.m. Tickets: $20. All proceeds will go to fund the scholarship program established by the senior youth.