Tag Archives: Faith and The Common Good

What will be our legacy in 100 years?

Possibility and Next Steps with Regenerating Places of Faith Workshop

This was the question posed by Bill Phipps, former Moderator of the United Church of Canada, at the start of Regenerating Places of Faith, a workshop for Christian faith communities with valuable real estate, often historic buildings, great locations, a history of service to the community alongside the challenges of dwindling numbers, uncertain mission and financial challenges.
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Church Gym Becomes Microbrewery: April Fools or prophetic utterance

Or why you should attend the April 14 workshop on Regenerating Places of Faith

There is a rumour circulating In Calgary which started on April 1 from the pulpit of Hillhurst United Church and found momentum on the April 2 Monday CBC Morning Show. Hillhurst United Church is going to turn it 1950 annex, attached to the 112-year-old historic church and including a gym, into a microbrewery.
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Feast for the Common Good

Join us for a weekend of community-building through food and conversation! Feast for the Common Good and Refugia Retreats are partnering to offer a weekend event on personal and collective action. Please note, space is limited: pre-registration is required.

When: Three-course vegetarian meal on Friday February 3rd 6:30 – 9:30 PM followed by a Work That Reconnects workshop on Saturday February 4th 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (can attend both days or Friday only)
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