Author Archive: Gillian Durrett


If you’ve clicked on this tab for information you may be experiencing the loss of a loved one at this time. Our sincerest condolences to you if this is the case. The time before, during and after someone’s death can… Read more >

Information on Weddings at COR

Congratulations!                   You have decided to make a lifelong commitment in a Marriage relationship. It’s a big step and now there is a lot of planning and preparation for your Marriage service. It’s more than just preparing for a day,… Read more >

I’m New

What can you expect if you come to a Sunday service at the Church of the Resurrection (COR)?   First of all, come as you are.  People will be wearing casual clothing (including jeans), or suits, skirts or pants.  Almost anything except beach attire or sleepwear!   Anglicans are “People… Read more >

Book Nook

 Our Next sale is March 17th The “Book Nook”, located in the Portable (adjacent to the Nursery School), is operated as a Used Book Store by a crew of parishioners from both RUC and COR. Using most of the Portable’s… Read more >

Wall Hangings

BACKGROUND: Since 2008, the church sanctuary has featured several decorative hangings produced by  Georgina Gray, a RUC member, as part of a Riverside Churches project. At the semi-annual RUC/COR combined service on April 19th, 2009, the original quilts were blessed and officially commissioned… Read more >


Church of the Resurrection features several Accessibility features: The Church building is fully wheel chair accessible as is the main seating area of the Nave. The Chancel and Sanctuary area is not accessible at this time but Holy Communion is… Read more >

Clergy Past and Present

Clergy Past and Present The Reverend J. Harwood-Jones (1964-65) The Reverend Allan Rogers (1965-67) The Reverend George Bickley (1967-73) The Reverend Gerald Churchill (1973-76) The Venerable Ralph Smith (1976-83) The Reverend Canon Harry Brown (1983-89) The Reverend Bob Calderwood (1989-92)… Read more >


Today … This shared church building functions like a community centre, hosting meetings for parish and community organizations including local choirs, music lessons, an Elections Canada polling station, a nursery school, seniors’ events, dances, fund raisers, garage sales, concerts, and… Read more >


Formed as a parish in the Diocese of Ottawa in 1964, we started parish life worshiping in a local public school for our first five years. We entered into an agreement with Riverside United Church to pool our resources and… Read more >

The Community of Faith

  To view the reading for today click here “…where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.” In the Gospel lesson this morning Jesus talks about community. It’s an appropriate lesson too as we… Read more >