Our Living Statement...
Strathearn United Church is a loving Christian community living by faith and action, communicating through worship, education, fellowship and outreach, greeting the future with hope.
Our family is a vibrant one, finding fellowship in a variety of activities. Strathearn has a number of groups that get together on a monthly basis, from crafty "philosophers", to breakfast connoisseurs, in addition to many annual and seasonal events that engage the larger community.
Northern Spirit Announcements
Advent's Lament: A Blue Christmas Worship Gathering December 9, 5:30 pm (MST). As we mark almost a full year of changed life because of Covid-19, we would like to offer a denominational-wide service of Lament for Advent, with Moderator, Richard Bott. Go to united-in-learning.com then webinars for more information. Available on Zoom or Youtube.
Alberta Government is Supporting Safe Faith Community Gatherings… Alberta Chinook Winds Northern Spirit Student Bursary Fund Society… Opportunities to Serve the Regional Council… Gifts with Vision Catalogue: Ideas for your Christmas Giving…
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mission and outreach
advent season projects
MITTEN TREE: You may bring your new donations of toques, mitts/gloves, scarves and warm socks to the In-Person Services during the winter starting November 29 or take them directly to the back door drop off at Bissell Thrift Shoppe on 118 Avenue.
NO ROOM IN THE INN: The 2020 campaign supports Catholic Social Services - La Salle Shelter and St. Katharine Drexel Place, domestic violence women's shelters, which need backyard upgrades so that the children in care can safely play outside on the properties.
Bissell Centre “WHITE GIFT”: 2020 Holiday Gift Guide is online. Urgent Needs include: Meals for the hungry, sleeping bags, warm winter clothes, basic needs, access to transit, formula/diapers, feeding our little ones programs, welcome home hampers, and work boots. During this time of COVID, we are asking for cash donations only (donations used for Christmas, must be received by December 13, otherwise they will go where the need is greatest).
If mailing or dropping donations off at Strathearn, please make cheques payable to Strathearn United Church and indicate on your cheque or envelope where you wish to designate your funds (i.e. NRII or Bissell). If you would like to donate directly to either please follow the links: No Room In The Inn: www.canadahelps.org/en/dn/m/55480 or Bissell Centre: bissellcentre.org The organizations that you give to directly will issue the tax receipt.