Dayspring DayBook

The Dayspring DayBook is our Monthly Newsletter

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January 2023: Focus on Ukraine … Ukrainians celebrate Christmas on December 25 this year … From our minister … PWS&D, ACR Alliance, Canadian Foodgrains Bank, Transcarpathian Reformed Church …  A Prayer

December 2022: What are we waiting for? … Christmas round the back door (a pickup pageant) … Q7A (Virgin birth) … Charity or “handout” … Favourite Recipes: Cherry Surprise

November 2022: Advent to Action … Zechariah … the Shepherds … Q&A with Brad … Elizabeth … the Magi … What does it all mean?

October 2022: Shame … Friday Coffee Hour and Playgroup … Mental Health Services … Q & A with Brad (our minister) … Shame and Guilt defined … Genocidal Guilt and Shame … What is “Turtle Island … Conclusion of “Shame” Article

September 2022: The changing face of Dayspring … Pictures from the Carnival and Garden Party … We care for our kids … Visit of the Moderator.

Summer 2022: A New Beginning (pictures of the arrival and induction of our new minister, the Rev. Brad Childs and a message from Brad about his new beginnings as our minister)

May 2022: Holy Humour … Riddles … From our Interim Moderator: Humour in the Bible … From God’s kids … Newsletter “Bloopers” … Corny Church jokes

April 2022: Volunteering: Empathy in Action … Empathy and Mission … Stephen Ministries News … From our Interim Moderator: Volunteerism from a Theological Perspective … National Volunteer Week … 24-30 April; 7 Characteristics of Volunteers

March 2022:  Preparations for Lent • From our Youth/ Young Adult Coordinator (Fionna) • Poem: Blessing the Dust on Ash Wednesday • From our Interim Moderator: Reflection on Lent and Fasting • Lenten afterthoughts

February 2022:  Who??? • How??? And Why??? • From our Interim Moderator: • Who Cares? • Make Tax Time Pay: A Community Caring Outreach Program

January 2022:  Standing at a crossroads • About making choices • From Our Interim Moderator: Reflecting on Discernment • Two Poems about Discernment • Asking Questions vs. Making NY Resolutions