Category Archives: Adult Education

Discovery: A Comic Lament

An important step in improving relationships with Indigenous Peoples

Discovery: A Comic Lament, is a play about the Doctrine of Discovery, the legal framework that justified seizure of land and oppression of Indigenous Peoples. It offers both comic and challenging glimpses into our colonial history, and nudges us to question our stories with honesty and integrity.

It will be performed at 4 locations in Waterloo Region from May 31st ot June 3rd, all at 7:30pm.

  • Thursday, May 31 at Rockway Mennonite Collegiate, 110 Doon Rd, Kitchener
  • Friday, June 1 at Conrad Grebel University College, 140 Westmount Road N, Waterloo
  • Saturday, June 2 at St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 810 King St. E., Cambridge
  • Sunday, June 3 at Steinmann Mennonite Church, 1316 Snyder’s Rd W, Baden, ON

The Mino Ode Kwewak N’Gamawak singers/drummers, as invited guests, will open and close each performance. 

Purchase tickets now: https://uwaterloo.ca/grebel/events/discovery-comic-lament. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door.

Faith in Film: Stories of the Land

What does it mean to live in this land we call home? Over thirteen weeks spread out in June, August and October, Faith in Film will look at films and filmmakers telling stories of the land we live on. How do we think about ‘home’ and what does it mean to us as Indigenous, settler, immigrant or migrant peoples? We will explore feature films and programs of shorts.

Check out the Faith in Film page for more details.

Lenten Devotions

Each Advent and Lent, Lutherans Connect, the online presence of Lutheran Campus Ministry Toronto, presents a series of fantastic devotions. Consider making these devotions a part of your Lenten discipline.

The series is curated by Trinity’s own Sherry Coman, and can be found online here.