Author: Margaret Hazlewood

Watch A Video of the Ceremony

See ORDINATION VIDEO here Neighbourhood Unitarian Universalist Congregation ordained Patricia Trudeau on Sunday October 27th . The 1992 Commission on Appraisal report, Leadership: Our Professional Ministry: Structure, Support and Renewal, says that “ordination is the act by which a person is vested by a religious body with special ministerial authority: a rite of passage, a setting apart, a placing…

The KAIROS Blanket Exercise Came To Neighbourhood – To Reconcile Means We Must First Understand

  On Tues. Feb. 27, The Neighbourhood community had the opportunity to broaden our understanding of the troubled relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples through a unique experiential learning event. The KAIROS Blanket Exercise has been used in communities, faith groups and workplaces across Canada for nearly 20 years. Through that time, it has helped…

Dare to live with compassion!

Unite in love, fueled by community with a commitment to justice. We will have Music … Friendly Community … Meditation … Compelling Ideas … Coffee and treats … all on a Sunday Morning. We are an intimate spiritual community giving support for a spiritual practice and a spiritual path. Our brave hearts have also helped…

May’s Theme: Discipline

Our 2015-16 overall theme is: Search For Meaning. Each month we’ll feature a theme related to this “umbrella” topic. This month (May) we focus on Discipline: Visit our selection of thought-provoking posts on this theme. For more information about — and a gateway to past — themes, visit our Themes page.

Neighbourhood AGM, 2016

  Our AGM was a great success.  Thanks to all who attended, and to the outgoing board members and all others who graciously served our community.   Congratulations to all newly elected board members. Our donor tree has now been unveiled.   This is to recognize and thank the many donors to our Capital Campaign….

Wayne Walder on HARMONY

by Reverend Wayne Walder Most of us have had an experience of Harmony.  We might recognize it when we hear two sounds produce a beautiful third sound.  We can hear it when a choir or band produce a delightful combination of sounds.  We hear it in nature when the wind sweeps the grass with a swish,…