Nov 11th, 2018 marks the 100th Anniversary of the signing of the Armistice that ended fighting on land, sea and air in WW1.
Remembrance Day falls on a Sunday this year. To accommodate individuals who plan to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies at cenotaphs and legions throughout the region, Wellington United Church will hold their Sunday morning worship at 9am.
St. John’s will hold a worship service that will include recognition of Remembrance Day at the regular time of 11am.
Bells of Peace – On November 11th, at the going down of the sun, communities across Canada will mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War with the ringing of 100 bells. The ringing of bells emulates the moment in 1918 when church bells across Europe tolled as four years of war had come to an end. Listen for the bells of St. John’s and Wellington at 5pm.