Pre-Advent Clergy Gathering set for November 27

The first-ever Chinook Winds Region Clergy Gathering will take place on
Wednesday, November 27 at Symons Valley United Church, Calgary, AB. The day will run from 10 AM to 4 PM – morning refreshments and lunch included.

This event is for Ministry Personnel, Retired Ministry Staff and Candidates for Ministry and is complimentary. Please register by November 20 to ensure your spot at the table!

You can register HERE:

Morning Session: “When Stress Turns Toxic: Signs and Strategies for Self-Care” with guest speaker Barb Higgins. Barb Higgins is a certified wellness speaker. She worked as a journalist for 26 years and previously was a news anchor for Calgary’s CTV News. Through presentation and conversation, we will explore how to recognize and move through stress in healthy ways.

Afternoon: “Finding Calm in the Storm Within” with Rev. Trevor Potter, McKillop United Church, Lethbridge. A spirit-filled and meditative time to participate in contemplative practices to touch the calm within as we work with our heart, mind, and body spaces together.

Questions? Please email Chris Mah Poy

THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM: “Whenever your heart space…is present and accounted for…you can experience a moment of deep inner connection with pure, gratuitous Being of anything and everything.” …Richard Rohr