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Advent Listening

This Advent we are focussing on Listening for Hope, Peace, Joy, and Love. We listen through the noise of world news or busy celebrations. We listen in the quiet of shared times or lonely times. And we listen... Read More

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Peace Sunday

Around Remembrance Day, many Mennonites start wearing red "To remember is to work for peace" buttons, sometimes with, and sometimes in place of, a poppy. The buttons are a reminder to us that we believe that as... Read More

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How will you serve?

This fall we'll hear “Moments for Mission” in worship that describe how our church committees help us engage in the mission of God. Most committees will look for new members in January. If you are curious about... Read More

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HMC & MCC this fall

This fall at HMC we have a couple of special, but now annual, opportunities to connect with and support the work of Mennonite Central Committee. This fall we will donate as many MCC Relief Kits as we can collect as... Read More

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Pilgrimage for Indigenous Rights

From April 23-May 14 2017, a Pilgrimage for Indigenous Rights took many people 600km on foot, from Kitchener to Ottawa. You can learn more about this journey here, and its goals of 1) engaging churches in a series... Read More

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Summer Schedule

It's summer, and at HMC, that means at least 2 things: Worship starts at 10:00am (until September 3)Potluck starts at 11:30am (until August 27) Come reflect on our worship series on the Parables & Sayings of... Read More

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Reformation 500

How do Anabaptists commemorate the Reformation? Well, do we mean the beginning of the Protestant Reformation in 1517, as Troy Osborne writes about in this Canadian Mennonite article? Or are we focussed on the part... Read More

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Lent at Home

The 40-day season of Lent is often associated with the spiritual practice of fasting, giving up something that could distract us from our dependence on God. You might also enter Lent by adding another spiritual... Read More

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MC Canada Future Directions

HMC is part of Mennonite Church Canada, and as a national Church we have been spending time in prayer and conversation about our "Future Directions". If you think that institutional structure doesn't inspire you,... Read More

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Advent Giving Project

Every Advent season we have a special Advent Giving Project. The children help collect it and for every bit donated, we get to decorate our Christmas tree a little bit more! This year's Advent Giving Project... Read More