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Embrace Action

Boarding Homes Ministry: A very rewarding way to volunteer

We are looking for two new members for our Boarding Homes Ministry team. If you are interested or even curious, contact Rob Metcalf.

Here’s what we do

Every second Thursday afternoon, some members of our team of the Fairlawn Boarding Homes...

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Land Acknowledgement

Fairlawn acknowledges the sacred land on which our church stands. It has been a site of human activity for 15,000 years. This land is the territory of the Huron-Wendat and Petun First Nations, the Seneca, and most recently, the Mississaugas of the Credit River.

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Boarding Homes Ministry Video

Check out the new video from Fairlawn’s Boarding Homes Ministry

Contact Rob Metcalf to get involved

 

 

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Syrian Refugee Sponsorship Project Update

Welcome to the new Canadians!

Our sponsored Syrian family, Souher, Raid and their four children (Mohanad, Leen, Mohammad and Sama), arrived safely on December 14, 2017 and settled in to their new apartment. They repeatedly asked...

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Syrian refugee finds beautiful way to help those he ‘left behind’

Read the United Church Observer article about Ousama Alkhatib and the ArtHeart Syrian Newcomers’ Art and Integration Project which is supported by Fairlawn’s Embrace Action Fund:

Syrian refugee finds beautiful way to help those he ‘le...

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We’re sending 12 kids to camp!

Thank you Fairlawn one and all for making “Sweet Things Happen for Camp Scugog” this year! We are thrilled to share with you that through your tremendous efforts we have surpassed our goal, and can now send 12 kids to camp this summer.

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Gibimishkaadimin 2017

Previous Gibimishkaadimin Canoe Trip – 2017

‘Realizing Truth & Reconciliation as We Paddle Together’

 

Fairlawn’s...
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Camp Scugog Greeting Card Fundraiser

Greeting Cards for Scugog

Donate $20 and receive 4 greeting cards as a thank-you gift!

These lovely greeting cards, with envelopes, display photographs of nature, scenery, flowers and wildlife, and are blank inside....

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