Author Archive: Gillian Durrett

Riverside Park Nursery School RPNS offers preschool and nursery school classes for children aged 18 months to four years. Located in Ottawa, Ontario, RPNS is a cooperative, non-profit nursery school that offers a safe, educational and fun, integrated-learning environment. Children have fun and socialize… Read more >

Atlantic Voices Atlantic Voices: The Newfoundland and Labrador Choir of Ottawa is a community choir located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The choir was founded in the spring of 2002 by soprano Kristina Curren, a Newfoundlander once removed in search of her musical… Read more >

Have you any thing to eat?

To view the reading for today click here “Have you anything to eat?” There is something about the readings during the season of Easter that is very comforting; it’s all so familiar isn’t it? These are the same stories of resurrection… Read more >

Listen to him

To view the reading for today click here Today is the last Sunday of Epiphany and is also known as Transfiguration Sunday. Transfiguration is another word for Transformation. I have a little story of transformation to get us thinking in… Read more >

Pancake Supper and Burning of the Palms

Our Annual Pancake supper Tuesday February 13th at 5:30 pm. After supper we will burn last years Palms for Ash Wednesday’s Imposition of the ashes service. Why are ashes from the previous year’s Palm Sunday used? Because Palm Sunday was… Read more >

Lenten Services & Study

Wednesday evenings during Lent, Father Rick will lead a Holy Eucharist and Lenten devotion at 7:00 pm. This year our series will take the form of meditation during the Eucharist itself. After the reading of the Gospel lesson a period… Read more >

Palm Sunday

Sunday March 25th, 2017 @ 8:00 am and 9:15 am Palm Sunday is a Christian moveable feast that falls on the Sunday before Easter . Palm Sunday commemorates the entrance of Jesus into Jerusalem (Matthew 21:1–9), when palm branches were placed in his path, before his arrest on Holy Thursday… Read more >

Maundy Thursday

Holy Eucharist and Washing of Feet 7pm Maundy Thursday (also known as Holy Thursday) is the Christian holy day falling on the Thursday before Easter. It commemorates the Maundy and Last Supper of Jesus Christ with the Apostles as described in the Canonical gospels.[1] It is the fifth day of Holy Week, and is preceded by Holy… Read more >

Good Friday

Good Friday Combined Service (with Riverside United Church),  Friday March 30th @10am Good Friday is a Christian holiday[1][2] commemorating the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and his death at Calvary. It is observed during Holy Week as part of the Paschal Triduum on the Friday preceding Easter Sunday, and may coincide with the Jewish… Read more >