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Installation Postponed

The Service for the Installation of Rev. Paul A. Backhurst (planned for March 24) has been indefinitely postponed owing to the current Coronavirus outbreak. Mr. Backhurst is presently the Minister Elect, and continues to fulfill all the Preaching and Pastoral duties expected of a fulltime Gospel Minister. It is hoped, by the North American Presbytery, that the delayed…

Services Cancelled

Dear Congregation and Friends, The North American Presbytery has advised all Sessions to consider cancelling ALL public services for the foreseeable future, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Session of Calgary FPC has just met together this evening, and, having taken advice from the local Board of Deacons, the decision was indeed taken to cancel all services. This…

COVID-19

No doubt, you have heard much about the Coronavirus, and the respiratory disease it can cause – COVID-19. It is a cause of concern to many, and rightly so to those whose immune system is weak or compromised, for example, the elderly. Even those with so-called metabolic syndrome (diabetes, cardio-vascular disease, hypertension, artherosclerosis, etc) appear to run a…