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Palm Sunday

We gathered together on Palm Sunday to begin Holy Week together. The band led us in loud “Hosannas” as the children entered, waving their palm branches. Jack Tacoma was our guest preacher and he joined the band with his harmonicas. With special prayers and thoughtful teaching, we entered Holy Week, beginning Jesus’ journey to the […]

Sunday at the River!

Sunday March 31st – we woke up to another snowy day, but there was warmth and life at the MRCC! Peter and the band led us in songs of praise about God’s grace and love for us. Rein, Bill, Sheryl, Jackie and Deb brought the scripture to life with a dramatic reading of the scripture, […]


Illustrated Children’s Ministry is a company that provides colouring posters of all sorts and seasons. We purchased a set of Lenten posters and found lots of willing hands to colour them. Thank you to the ladies, families and Sunday School classes that coloured them so beautifully. Such a variety of styles and colours, fitting art […]

Sunday at the River!

On Sunday, March 24th, we welcomed the Wingham Friendship Group to worship with us. They led us in some of their favourite Friendship songs. Pastor Henry continued his series on “The Peter Principles” with the story of Jesus washing the disciples’ feet. After the sermon, we had a chance to serve each other as Jesus […]

Congregational Meeting

We met on Friday, March 22, gathering together in our Fellowship Hall. Stephen VanderKlippe, Board Chairman, welcomed us and led us through a time of reflection and discussion on the direction of our church. We talked about the unity and love and spirit-filled living values we hold. A new slate of board members was affirmed. […]

GEMS Favourite “Him” Night

Welcome to GEMS Airlines! The GEMS leaders hosted all the GEMS girls and their favourite “him” and took them on a trip to Hawaii! Everyone enjoyed the limbo, fun games, yummy snacks – all surrounded by palm trees and sunshine, grass skirts and leis. The time passed so quickly, everyone had loads of laughs and […]