Our Sunday School students and members of our congregation were seen on the screen on Christmas Eve. These scenes are now in “The Story of Christmas” book available to you. The book also includes photos of our Sunday School students. The cost is approximately $20 per copy. The Christian Education Committee will order the book…
101 Things for Kids To Do Outside written by Dawn Isaac. This book gives many ideas for outdoor adventures. There are ideas for crafts as well as outdoor activities. Suitable for primary teachers and teachers of teens. Ages 6 – 12 plus. On Display —– Borrow for 3 weeks.
When “Spiritual But Not Religious” Is Not Enough by Lillian Daniel The author gives a new spin on church with stories of what a life of faith can really be: weird, wondrous, as well as worth trying. On Display ——— Borrow for 3 weeks
From My Heart to Yours by Robin McGraw Life Lessons on Faith, Family and Friendship. The author, during her lifetime has been blessed to learn simple lessons which she shares in this book. To-day we are honouring all mothers. On Display ——– Borrow for 3 weeks.
Emancipation Day written by Wayne Grady This is 2017 One Book One Community Selection. It is steeped in jazz and big band music of the 1940s and 1950s. Emancipation Day is a story of identity, family and acceptance. Three characters tell their perspective in this novel, Vivian, the wife, Jack, the husband and navy musician…
Confronted by Jesus written by Debbie McMillan. This book contains daily reflections for Lent. They are retold in the intimate style of a master storyteller. On Display – Borrow for 3 weeks.
Two Veggie Tales DVDs for our children that have an Easter theme are: An Easter Carol # 116 and T’was the Night Before Easter # 172. Available in SJR’s own Library Borrow for 2 weeks.
Longing for Home edited by Alydia Smith The editor brings together diverse United Church voices whose perspectives range from poverty, ecology, And migration to the occupied Palestinian territories and right relations between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. Daily reflections for Lent. On Display – Borrow for 3 weeks.
The Legend of the Sand Dollar by Chris Auer. “An Inspirational Story of Hope for Easter” It is a children’s book but adults are welcome to read it. This book shares the timeless hope of resurrection and new life —the promise of Easter. Have you ever wondered what is inside the Sand Dollar? Our librarian…
Right Choices by Kenneth N. Taylor One of the toughest jobs parents face is teaching their children to make right choices. The author’s chats will help you with that job. On Display – Borrow for 3 weeks.