Deaf Centre Manitoba Inc. (DCM) is a non-profit Charitable organization which recognizes the value of Deaf Culture and American Sign Language. The purpose of the organization is to coordinate and/or provide resources, and programs that enhance the development of the Deaf community.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Winnipeg Church of the Deaf
WinnipegChurch of the Deaf
95 years of support to the Deaf Community
Sunday 3rd Bible Discussion
Strength of Our Witness”
We witness to the power of God’s love when we give of ourselves
& trust in the message of Christ.
Sunday 10thNo Service
Challenges of living in the present time, when temptations abound
to swell in the past or worry about the future.
Sunday 17thFamily Sunday
Filled with Love”
Speculations & visions about end-times have preoccupied
humanity for centuries. People have sought to remain faithful within the
confines of human condition in which people wonder about, but cannot know, the
Sunday 24th Worship & Communion
Looking at different images by which the faithful have come to
know God and testified to God’s nature.
Sunday 1stNo Service
Isaiah 2: 1-5
a time of war, wreckage and fear aplenty, the prophet Isaiah acts boldly in
proclaiming God’s destruction of war and construction of peace. This impossibly
courageous vision of world reconciliation launches our Season of Advent with two
ways we are called to act with God: to break down our warring ways and to build
up our peaceful ways.
Sunday 8th Worship
Isaiah 11: 1 – 10
communities generally tend towards leaders with strength and wisdom. But
today’s prophetic text points to the particular power & wisdom found only
in a vulnerable child, and the unexpected movement of God’s Spirit through a
newly visioned leader, guiding us to a time when predator and prey gently
coexist, when power is finally equalized. Advent invites us to revisit the ways
power is defined.
Sunday 15thWCD Christmas Bake Sale
DCM Main Floor Lobby
WCD Annual Christmas Lunch at DCM - 2nd floor - B.
Luke 1: 47 – 55
week’s test is the Magnificat, Mary’s song praising God for fulfilling the
ancient prophecies through the Christ event. As the Christian cry of
liberation, the Magnificat boldly summaries what the entire New Testament
promises is God’s intent: to reverse the way humanity wrongly acts our power.
“Emmanuel: God with Us”
Matthew 1: 18-25
final Sunday of Advent, themes of longing and belonging,
the importance of dreams, and our need of a saviour
all emerge, as our focus passage tells the story of Jesus’
birth from Joseph’s point of view.
Candlelight & Communion Service
Deaf Centre Manitoba.
may be so overdone during the months of November and December; by the time we
get to Christmas Eve we may feel done with it all. In this service we focus on
the tiny beautiful things of this holiday, the points of connection we feel
with the scripture and with whom we celebrate and worship that make Christmas
feel new again and remind ourselves that the coming of the Messiah is a
prophetic new order for the world.
Sunday 29thNo Service
the Sundays of the year, this one following Christmas might present the
greatest challenge. Many are tired from the lead-up and Christmas festivities,
or worn down by the demands and expectations of family. Others will be busy
with holiday plans, or post-Christmas sales. The focus text Psalm 148 falls
into our laps like a gift and we can let go and experience God’s presence and
goodness in creation.
fundraising event: Roast Beef Supper will be held on Monday, November 11th
at DCM. Tickets are now available from David Burke, Linda Koskie, Bruce Koskie,
Carol Demianyk, Sandy Smith or from the DCM Front Desk.
$12; Seniors 55+ and Students $11; Children 17 & under $9; and Family with
kids 17 & under $45. After Nov 8, prices increase.
BAKE SALE will be held on Sunday, December 15th at DCM Lobby Mark your calendars! Donations of Christmas goodies
would be appreciated.
Please mark what ingredients are in
the baking you donate… due to people having possible allergy to certain foods.Thanks.
EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICEon Tuesday, December 24th
beginning at at DCM
in the Affleck Room.Everyone is
Welcome. After the service, we will join with our friends from the Manitoba
Catholic Church of the Deaf for refreshments.
May you have a blessed Christmas and a New Year filled with
Peace, Hope, Joy & Love.
Mark your calendar… Camp KakepitayANNUAL GENERAL MEETINGon Sunday,
January 26, 2014 beginning at and it will
be held in the Fiola Room at Deaf Centre Manitoba.
There will be quite a few things to discuss and make some
decisions regarding the next three years in preparation for the 50th Anniversary Celebration of CampKakepitay
for July 28 – August 1, 2016.Everyone is invited to come out to the
Here are some pictures of
the recent renovation work at CampKakepitay.We
like to thank the following volunteers who went out to the Camp and helped with
the renovation work (Aug 23 – Sept 15): Donald & Carol Demianyk, Jaclyn
Demianyk, Brenna Koskie, Dinnah Koskie, Mar Koskie, Bruce & Linda Koskie,
Gary & Dianne Mondor, Rod & Veronica Nickerson, Paul Rudge, Levi &