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"Jesus is the center of our faith. Community is the center of our lives.
Reconciliation is the center of our work." Palmer Becker





Announcements

  • MCA Heritage Retreat held June 12 “The Age-old Ways of Local Aboriginal Culture – Songs & Stories: Rituals & Reasons”.  On Wednesday, June 12, MCA's annual 1-day Heritage Retreat  @ Camp Valaqua featured elder Alvin Manitopyes.  The ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Walk for Common Ground ends with a feast Walk for Common Ground ends with a feastOver 16 busy days, more than 30 Indigenous, union, and church friends walked 360 km in honour of our Treaties, hosting nightly ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • My Day on the Walk for Common Ground My Day on the Walk for Common Groundby Tim Wiebe-NeufeldThe image on the Treaty 6 flag is striking: the crest shows a European and Indigenous leader engaged ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Report Book for Gathering 2019 The Report Book for Gathering 2019 is now available. Check out the article by Pastor Werner DeJong!
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Gathering Prayer Request In a week and a half (June 28-July1), our nationwide MC Canada family will come together for Gathering 2019 in Abbotsford, B.C. Please pray for safe travels for ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
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Vision 2020

  • Dear MCA - June 5, 2019 June 5, 2019Dear MCA, As I travel around Alberta I must say I am enjoying the vibrant green of the fields and the leaves on the trees. There is ...
    Posted 5 Jun 2019, 21:27 by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Vision 20/20: Next Steps Apr 24, 2019 Vision 20/20: Next Steps Prepared by the MC Alberta Reference Group, April 24, 2019 Background “The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and ...
    Posted 5 Jun 2019, 21:20 by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Phase III - Complete Thank you to all who came out for Phase III: Discerning God's Call. The Reference Group will meet April 3rd. Resources should be available by the following week.  Check ...
    Posted 20 Mar 2019, 19:56 by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Video 3: Die before you die
    Posted 20 Feb 2019, 18:23 by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Video 2: Preparing for Phase III Vision20/20 Video Series - A Season of PrayerPreparing for Phase III
    Posted 20 Feb 2019, 18:25 by June Miller, MCA Communications
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Prayer Practice Challenge


Pray for
Our relationship with God.
Our relationship with each other.
Our relationship with all the world.


Pledge to practice one form of prayer for one month.
• Commit 5 – 20 min./day to prayer (spoken prayer or contemplative prayer).
• Commit 5 – 20 min./day to walking in a spirit of prayer.
• Ask a person to be your “spiritual friend,” inviting them to ask you about your faith journey.
• Read one or more books on the theology and practices of prayer.
• Begin a daily practice of Lectio Divina / Scripture reading

Announcements

  • MCA Heritage Retreat held June 12 “The Age-old Ways of Local Aboriginal Culture – Songs & Stories: Rituals & Reasons”.  On Wednesday, June 12, MCA's annual 1-day Heritage Retreat  @ Camp Valaqua featured elder Alvin Manitopyes.  The ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Walk for Common Ground ends with a feast Walk for Common Ground ends with a feastOver 16 busy days, more than 30 Indigenous, union, and church friends walked 360 km in honour of our Treaties, hosting nightly ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • My Day on the Walk for Common Ground My Day on the Walk for Common Groundby Tim Wiebe-NeufeldThe image on the Treaty 6 flag is striking: the crest shows a European and Indigenous leader engaged ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Report Book for Gathering 2019 The Report Book for Gathering 2019 is now available. Check out the article by Pastor Werner DeJong!
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
  • Gathering Prayer Request In a week and a half (June 28-July1), our nationwide MC Canada family will come together for Gathering 2019 in Abbotsford, B.C. Please pray for safe travels for ...
    Posted by June Miller, MCA Communications
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