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Holy Week Schedule

  Maundy Thursday Worship, April 1, 6:30pm, by ZOOM Please have bread and wine or juice ready for sharing in the Last Supper.  Good Friday, April 2, 10am, by ZOOM Joint Service Joint service with Penticton, Oasis, and Peachland United Churches. This will be a contemplative service of the Stations of the Cross. A link […]

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Community Spiritual Practice

Community Spiritual Practice Lori Megley-Best Join us for an ancient Celtic Spiritual Practice: Walking the RoundsMondays, 9am, from February 22-March 29at Naramata Centre Beach, rain or shine or snowBegin your week by taking time to pause and reconnect to your soul. The ancient practice of walking the rounds is a practice of intentional silence to […]

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Lent Events Upcoming

Here are the many events upcoming for the season of Lent. To connect by Zoom to these many events, please see the “contact us” page to email the church office for the zoom links. Zoom links were provided in an email to all congregants on February 11, and click on “LENT EVENTS” for the full […]

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Choose a Star Gift Jan 31

During this time of the year when the stars are bright and the darkness lingers we remember the story of the three magi and how they followed the star to find the Holy One, the baby Jesus. You are invited to pay attention to the ways in which the Holy is guiding you in 2021. […]

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Jan. 26: Tax receipts issued

We today sent by email, and tomorrow by paper mail, tax receipts for 2020 donations made to Naramata Community Church. Check for an email from “finance (at) naramatachurch.ca” for your receipt and cover letter (it might have gone into your “spam” box!), and please email us if you have any questions. Thank you!

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Jan 11: Bible Study begins weekly

You are invited to join us for a weekly Bible study on Tuesday mornings from 9:00 – 10:00. Our focus for tomorrow (Jan 12) will be Samuel 3:1-10 (11-20) and John 1:43-51. The meeting will begin with sharing one joy and one challenge in our lives right now. Since the season of Epiphany is the time that […]

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Jan. 11: Welcome, Rev. Lori

We warmly welcome Rev. Lori Megley-Best to Naramata Community Church, effective January 11, 2021. More details will be forthcoming. She plans to contact all congregation members in the remaining weeks of January, when she will be working remotely. We’ve had the church office painted (thanks, Hayden Painting!), the carpets are cleaned, we’ve reorganized some files, […]

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Dec. 20 5pm Lessons and Carols

Tonight at 5 pm we will host a “Festival of Lessons and Carols”. Contact holyholyholy@shaw.ca to request the Zoom link if you don’t have it already! The Festival of Lessons and Carols tells the Christmas story from the ancient prophecy to the birth of Jesus. The story unfolds by readings of the familiar texts alternating […]

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December 18: Temporary Website Outage now fixed

FYI We had a website “critical error” the last 2 days due to a WordPress update crashing our site! At no time was donor information accessible or compromised; our donor information rests only with the Co-Treasurers computers and with CanadaHelps (for online donations unless they are marked anonymous); no personal donor info is on our […]

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Nov. 19 Update: No in-person worship ordered

Effective immediately, we will no longer be offering Sunday in-person worship, in compliance with the new Provincial Health Order released effective November 19. We have updated our COVID-19 Safety plan, which you can see on that page of our website. We can continue to provide hall use space to the AA group which meets Friday […]