click to go to newsletter Highlights from the March 2017 Pulse: (link in graphic to left)
Pastor's message: "Truth"   ·   Board Game Evening March   ·   LOGOS March Themes   ·   Lenten Easter Services   ·   Barrhaven Bible Study (Mar 29 - Jun 21)   ·   Parkwood Softball Team   ·   Lunch and Learn (Mar 20)   ·   Thanks for Prayers!   ·   Summary of January Session Meeting   ·   March calendar of church activities   ·   one year Pulse archive

Coming Events

    Upcoming concerts... (see for more info and links)

  • Switchfoot / RelientK, Fri. Feb. 10, 2017 @ 7:30 PM at Algonquin Commons Theatre (1385 Woodroffe Ave, Building E - MAP); COST: $36 plus taxes & fees; tickets available online here: . Check CHRI site for additional information.

Join us for a series of Lenten evening Services Sunday evenings at 7:00 PM. The messages will continue the theme being followed on Sunday mornings, "Questions Jesus Asked"...

  • March 19 Are there not 12 hours of daylight? (John 11:9)
  • March 26 What shall I say? (John 12:27)
  • April 2 Are you asking? (John 16:19)
  • April 9 Why question me? (John 18:21)

The next Lunch and Learn will take place Monday, March 20th at noon. This month's topic will be "Food Safety for Adults"; speaker: Rick Szabo, MSc. Retiree of Health Canada

Mark your calendar and join us for another Board Games Night, Friday, March 24th, at 7:00 PM, in the Fellowship Hall. Fun, fellowship, refreshments!

Barrhaven Bible Study... The spring session of this weekly study begins on Wednesday, March 29 from 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM at the home of John and Martha Fair at 99 Stoneway Drive (just off Woodroffe near Farm Boy), and continues until Wednesday, June 21. Mark your calendars! For more information call 6138239970. The group will continue to study the book of Romans.

Parkwood Church Canoe Camp... Karen Hurd is coordinating a beginner canoe camp, to be held at Gracefield 2nd beach July 31 - August 2, 2017. See the registration form here for more information.

Interested in joining our Parkwood Softball Team? For more information, please contact us at For expressions of interest, please visit this link and complete the survey: Michael and Carrie Morris

Please check the weekly bulletin (link at bottom of page) and/or the monthly calendar for other upcoming events.


People associated with Parkwood who have passed away within the past year include Jim Kritsch (21-Feb-2016) · Hie-Kwong Tan (21-May-2016) · Syvelyn Gayle (27-Nov-2016) · Dorothy Clarke (8-Feb-2017) · Laurene Wytsma (10-Feb-2017) · Aija MacMillan (13-Feb-2017)

recordings of services are made each week and are available at reasonable cost. Normally the scripture passage(s), special music and sermon are recorded. If you missed a particular week and you'd like to "catch up" please talk to Carl Martin or contact your elder or the church office ( Currently we are offering recordings in digital format, but arrangements can be made to provide them on a CD.


(picture @ top: Parkwood exterior, April 1984)




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