Soul Food: The Bread of Life

  • April 2, 2017
  • at 11:00 am
  • Presented by: Anne Morrison
  • When we think of hunger, we usually think of those who are physically starving. Sometimes we overlook folks who are also suffering and starving for some soul food. Anne will share how our fulfilled yearnings are the universal food that fuels our life energy and enables us to experience inner peace.

Humpback Come Back

  • April 9, 2017
  • at 11:00 am
  • Presented by: Jackie Hildering
  • They’re big, they’re beautiful, and they’re back from the brink of extinction! This presentation discusses the return of Humpback Whales and the need for increased awareness from coastal British Columbians. Information will include Marine Education and Research Society (www.mersociety.org) research on Humpback feeding and rate of entanglement. There will be discussion of their efforts to increase awareness about how to avoid collision and what to do if entanglement is witnessed (for the sake of boater and whale safety).

Seva: A Solution in Sight

  • April 16, 2017
  • at 11:00 am
  • Presented by: Dr. Martin (Marty) Spencer
  • Marty will tell the story of Seva, a non-governmental organization dedicated to restoring sight and preventing blindness in developing countries, weaving the history of Seva with his own personal history of doing and teaching cataract surgery with Seva for the past 30 years.

Learning, Earning and Yearning

  • April 23, 2017
  • at 11:00 am
  • Presented by: Rosemary Morrison
  • Christopher Morley states, “There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.” Do you agree with this statement? Let’s examine these three elements of ‘the good life’ in the light of our principles and sources. What does our living tradition have to say about ‘learning, earning, and yearning?’

So, What is Spirit Play?

  • April 30, 2017
  • at 11:00 am
  • Presented by: Joy Silver
  • You must have heard of Spirit Play! It happens in two of our children’s classes every Sunday when our three to eight year olds meet for their Religious Education class. Is it a play? What kind of play? Why did Maurice Gibbons sit in on a class one day in May? Why do adults ask for Spirit Play when they hear about it?

    Come hear and see how Joy Silver unveils the mystery of Spirit Play.