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Worldwide Communion Sunday

Greetings to you in preparation of Worldwide Communion Sunday What a time this is. It has been a long time since we have gathered together at worship to share the Sacrament of Communion. As a pastoral response to the extended restrictions, Transcona Memorial United Church will not be gathering for in-person worship for a while.  We…

Midweek News – Sept 30

Greetings to you on Orange Shirt Day We join with people across the country honouring the children who went to Residential Schools, and in recognition of the harm the residential school system did to the sense of self-esteem and wellbeing of children.  It is also a day to affirm our commitment to ensure that everyone around…

Church at Home – Sept 27

What a treat to have such warm weather at the end of September, and what a worry to have the COVID numbers rising.  We are keeping you in our prayers and hope that you are staying well. At the moment, we are still planning on in-person worship at TMUC on Thanksgiving Sunday, October 13 at 10:00 (and maybe…

Midweek News – Sept 24

It sounded like a traffic jam in the air! HONK!  HONK!  HONK! The sky was a-gaggle with a skein of geese! These fair-weather visitors have taken to the skies in numbers recently, toning up for their migration south.  There are no travel restrictions or closed borders for goose or gander! While we masked humans are living…

Church At Home – Sept 20

Hope that you received the news that Messy Church is re-ZOOM-ing as a Messy Church at Home project and are sharing it with any and all who may be interested!  We want to collect the registrations by Tuesday, September 22 so we can be set for a wonderful time for everyone! And, Hope that you…

Midweek News – Sept 17

A seven-billion-year old space traveler arrived at the earth on May 21, 2019! The space traveler was a ‘gravitational wave signal’ detected by observatories in Europe and the United States. The wave signal was caused by two black holes merging, forming one big black hole weighing 142 times the mass of the Sun! They merged…

Church at Home – Sept 13

What’s different about the church in this picture? Can’t get it??  Feeling stumped??  If you are feeling stumped you actually got it! A few weeks ago TMUC received a notice from the City of Winnipeg that the elm tree on the corner of our property and the lane was infested with Dutch Elm Disease and needed to…

Midweek News – Sept 9

We didn’t “escape” from the Escape Room … But we had a lot of fun trying! An Escape Room is an experiential game. After listening to a context -setting story (i.e. you have to find the secret ingredient for Grandma’s apple pie, you have to solve an ancient Egyptian mystery…) you enter a room containing…

Church at Home – Sept 6

The scaffolding is gone!  The scaffolding is gone! Thanks to the Building and Property Team and the Council and the Trustees for arranging for the brick repair at the church.  The work has been completed with one small space left empty – how is it that we were one brick shy…??!!  That last brick will be in place…

Midweek News – Sept 2

As of today, there are 20 days left until the beginning of Autumn! The other way to say that is: there are 20 days of summer left this year! Seasons come…and…seasons go! Seasons are more than just specific periods of time – seasons are times for specific experiences. For some, summer means early morning light…