Parkdale United Church

429 Parkdale Ave, Ottawa

We are a very diverse community
Everyone is welcome!

Our Vision

To form followers of Jesus in such a way as to transform our community and our world.

What we do

Parkdale's congregation responds to God's call and Jesus' teaching by:

  • Uniting in joyful worship
  • Providing Christian learning opportunities
  • Reaching out to people in need both in our congregation and the greater community
  • Promoting Justice
  • Managing our Time, Treasures and Talents for the glory of God and the blessing of the world

Upcoming Sunday Services are still online.  In-person services are not permitted during the current lockdown.   See COVID-19 update below.

Join us for a virtual service via the Internet

The Baptism of Jesus Sunday, January 10th, 10:30 AM

Rev. Alcris Limongi

News and Events

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr commemorative service – ONLINE on Jan. 24th at 10:30 AM

Due to unexpected circumstances,  we will be postponing our annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr commemorative service by one week. We will celebrate Dr. King’s faith, legacy, and vision in a virtual service online on January 24.  Please spread the word to those you know who anticipate and join in this service every year, but do not know it is being postponed by one week.

This coming Sunday we will be offering a virtual worship service celebrating the international Week of Prayer for Christian Unity.

A New Year Blessing

Click [Here ] to view a special New Year’s Message from the Parkdale family.

Book Study and Reflection on White Fragility and Systemic Racism

Click [Here] to learn More


Protesting Systemic Racism

A CFRA radio interview with Rev. Bailey and Leslie Roberts

Protests against police brutality have taken place in cities across the US, with protests in solidarity around the world. Are these protests a step forwards? Are we making any progress here in Canada? Click [Here] At Work Interview – to listen.


How to mourn when you can’t be together

Listen to a CBC radio interview with Rev. Bailey from the Ottawa Morning broadcast from April 21st with Robyn Bresnahan   Click [Here].

You can view a video recording of the Worship service here.

The Service Bulletin can be viewed by clicking here: Jan 10 2021 Bulletin

To view previous SERVICE VIDEOS and SUNDAY SCHOOL lessons click here

Corona Virus (COVID-19) Update

Please note that, until further notice, because of the COVID-19 pandemic,  all in-person worship services and other meetings and activities that take place at the church are suspended.    We will advise as soon as there is a change.

Please  [click here] for details.

IN FROM THE COLD   “Take-Out Meal” program is suspended.

Effective Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 12:01 a.m., the government is issuing a stay-at-home order requiring everyone to remain at home with exceptions for permitted  purposes or activities, such as going to the grocery store or pharmacy, accessing health care services, for exercise or for work where the work cannot be done remotely.

This is to inform you that because of the seriousness of the Covid-19 pandemic spreading, to our disappointment and certainly to the disappointment of our guests, we must shut down our In From The Cold “Take-out” meal programme from this Saturday, January 16, 2021 until it is safe to start-up again.

Please [click here] for details.

Parkdale Calendar

Please note that, because of the COVID-19 pandemic, most meetings and activities that take place at the church. are suspended.  

The Messenger

Monthly Email Newsletter


429 Parkdale Ave
Ottawa, ON K1Y 1H3
(613) 728-8656