Burning the Mortgage

In 1985, the congregation of The United Church in Meadowood decided that it was time for a building of their own, the property was purchased and planning began. The United Church of Canada provided $480,000.00 interest free mortgage as part of a national Ventures in Mission program. Ground was broken on the church building project in 1988, and the first worship service was held in 1989. Over the years, we have continued to pay off the VIM mortgage as a part of our yearly operating expenses. In March of 2015, $76,000 remained on the mortgage and the congregation faced a decision of suspending the payments for 2 years, or making a plan to finish the payments, once and for all. The Burn the Mortgage campaign was undertaken in March of 2015, and in only 15 months, our congregation came together with generous contributions the final payment was made in May of 2016! The United Church in Meadowood has a tradition of facing challenges, working together, being creative, and holding fast to the vision of a Christian community of faith – serving it’s neighbors. On October 30, 2016 we celebrated! Congratulations! Thank You! May UCiM keep dreaming dreams, and commit to new service, spreading further the blessings of Christ in our neighborhood and world!

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And the People Said

Growing up in the United Church is where I developed my passion for social justice issues which has really shaped my life.

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Join us for Worship every Sunday at 10:30. Communion Sundays are the first Sunday of every month. View the weekly bulletin and announcements.

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This Sunday Sept. 24 Children’s Church programming resumes!  Looking forward to it! 

Plan to join in our Every-Sunday After-Worship Pure-Potluck. Bring one food item to share with four people and visit away!

The United Church in Meadowood

1111 Dakota Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba
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