Resources

Mixed Blood and Urban Indigenous Identity

Mixed Blood and Urban Indigenous Identity. If you missed the conversation most of it was recorded.  This is the link.  About 54 minutes. https://youtu.be/z1ceh1caSBA They ordered lunch for 20 but 35 showed up. It was  a mix of young and old, students and people from the community who came to listen and engage in conversation […]

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Helpers need helpers….

…there is more to being an Oskâpêwis /Indigenous Cultural & Educational Helper than you think…medicines need to be harvested then prepared for using. Here, the oskâpêwis had an oskâpêwis, Vannessa Cobers who helped take the sage off the stem after it was dried. An easy job but we had a great time of fellowship doing […]

Lady Flower Garden is a place to connect.

Indigenous Ministries in partnership with E4C  harvested vegetables for the food bank, Mustard Seed, Bissell Centre and Boyle Street on  August 2, 2016 at the Lady Flower Garden, located in NE Edmonton, where vegetables are grown for community development. Click here to watch  Indigenous Cultural and Educational Helper Sharon Pasula’s interview with E4C Community Development Manager David Prodan […]

Oskâpêwis Brings Prayer, Teaching and Smudge to Church Picnic

On June 19th, All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral hosted a church picnic at Gold Bar Park.  Oskâpêwis Sharon Pasula offered thanksgiving to Creator, a teaching about balance and harmony and a smudge. Several people joined her to ‘pray with smoke.’ The Rev. Sarah Holmstrom  (pictured at right) welcomed everyone to the picnic. Sharon is available to lead […]