THE (IRG) IS AN ECUMENICAL COALITION OF CHURCHES LOCATED IN THE EAST END OF OTTAWA, ON. SINCE 1989 IT HAS BEEN SPONSORING GOVERNMENT-APPROVED REFUGEES, SUPPORTING THEIR INTEGRATION INTO CANADIAN SOCIETY AND FACILITATING THEIR TRANSITION TOWARDS SELF-SUFFICIENCY. THE INTERCHURCH REFUGEE GROUP IS POWERED ENTIRELY BY VOLUNTEERS FROM OUR SUPPORTING CHURCHES, AS WELL AS FROM THE WIDER COMMUNITY. TO DATE, THE IRG HAS HELPED 23 REFUGEE FAMILIES FROM AROUND THE WORLD. You may donate through rothwell: envelope "Other - Refugees" or Online iF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BECOME AN IRG VOLUNTEER, PLEASE CONTACT EITHER CAM Bowes (at Rothwell) OR MARGARET (MARGARETRICHARDSON@ROGERS.COM, 613.824.3599). More
Great Britain Autumn Adventure with Rostad Tours
Rev. Hilary and Rev. Robert Merritt of Ottawa Presbytery are hosting an all-inclusive 13 day tour through Scotland, Wales and Southern England from September 16-28. An early bird discount of $300 applies until February 28th. If interested in this excursion please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Orleans Mission Thrift Store - 1777 Tenth Line Rd. Orleans Mission Thrift Store is one of over 50 Mission Thrift Stores across Canada that contributed $9 million+ last year to the work of the Bible League of Canada. We are a community of volunteers concerned about environmental stewardship, providing bargain prices, and raising funds for Kingdom work. Please consider volunteering for half-day shifts or longer (training provided) and/or donating your good quality reusable items. Call 613-837-7333.
Rothwell's Lenten Faith Study will be starting Wednesday, February 28 in the choir room, 7:00 p.m.
The title will be “Bad Girls of the Bible”. All are welcome.
INTERCHURCH REFUGEE GROUP (IRG) is happy to report that a family of five from Palestine has arrived!
Wednesdays 7 pm
Services 10:30 am — Come join us!
Ottawa Pastoral Care Training Programs training:
"Healthy Boundaries in Pastoral Care"
Training Program - Basic Course
STARTING IN MARCH. CLICK HERE.
GENTLE YOGAWITH TOM REIBER IS BEING OFFERED HERE TUESDAY AND THURSDAY AT 4:00 P.M IN THE FELLOWSHIP HALL. MORE INFO AT YOGA WITH TOM ON FACEBOOK. $10.
MORE ROTHWELL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE HERE
The Rothwell United Church, “Our First Fifty Years” anniversary book is still available for purchase. Limited quantities. $25. Available in the office to purchase or contact Dick Ballhorn at 613-741-4271.
After a journey spanning 32 hours from Jakarta via Dubai and Toronto, our new family arrived to a joyous welcome from family members and IRG members on Wednesday evening. The family has moved into their new home in the Ogilvie Road area. Sincere appreciation to Rothwellers who helped in a variety of ways to make this sponsorship happen.
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