Monthly Archives: May 2012

Making Beautiful Music Together

It’s not hard to convince any parent of the value of music in their child’s life. Now new research has suggested that in addition to any intellectual benefits or study skills that learning an instrument may provide, participating in music … Continue reading

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Confirmation Sunday

(the sermon begins with the lightsaber app and then is followed by the music from Star Wars) Can you tell me what story these sounds come from? I would lay bets that most of you could tell me where those … Continue reading

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Another AFRICA NIGHT Benefit Concert JUNE 9, 2012

Come out and celebrate an evening of great music and dance for a great cause! Featuring: Afrobeat Project: a complex fusion of Jazz, Funk, Psychedelic Rock and traditional West African style percussion Thai Dance Troupe Of Ottawa: Traditional Thai dance … Continue reading

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GOD’S BACKYARD: DO WE HELP OUR YOUTH EXPERIENCE IT ENOUGH?

God’s Backyard: Do we help our youth experience it enough? Go on a nature walk in the dark. Climb a tree. Play in the rain. A British charity has created a bucket list for kids – a collection of 50 … Continue reading

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Good Shepherd Sunday—April 29, 2012

In 1989, Charles Taylor led a rebellion by the National Patriotic Front of Liberia, setting off one of Africa’s most brutal civil wars that claimed more than 250,000 lives.  For the next 11 years he would shepherd legions of followers … Continue reading

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