Start A New Tradition Your Family Will Love!

Looking for a free and meaningful Christmas experience that has something for all ages?

This Christmas, The Gathering Ottawa & Parkway Church are partnering together to offer 3 Christmas services, across 2 days and 2 locations, so that you can choose the time and location that fits your busy holiday schedule! 

Each experience will be 60 minute long and feature carols, Christmas treats, activities for the kids, stories and a special musical performance by Steph La Rochelle. There will also be a Christmas Photo Booth staffed by Megan Renee Photography where you can get your family portrait taken for FREE. 

Join us on at Christmas In Greely and Christmas In Riverside South and start a new Christmas tradition that your whole family will love!  

Christmas In Greely (Parkway Church - 7275 Parkway Road)

December 23 at 6:00pm

December 24 at 3:00pm

Christmas In Riverside South (The Gathering - 3740 Spratt Road)

December 24 at 6:00pm

Free Family Photos:

Megan Renee Photography

We want to help you make memories this Christmas!  

At all 3 Christmas service, Megan Renee Photography will be on-site, taking professional photos of you and your family.  We'll then email you a free digital copy of your photo that you can share on social media and frame to hang on your wall and remember this Christmas forever!  

The photo booth will be open from for approximately 30 minutes before and after each Christmas service at both the Greely and Riverside South locations.

Check out Megan's work at:


Facebook: @meganreneephotograph    

Musical Guest:

Steph LA Rochelle

Born and raised in Ottawa, Steph La Rochelle has been entertaining audiences, big and small, since the mere age of 5 years old. 

She received national exposure when she was crowned 1st Runner Up in a nation wide singing competition on CBC. Since then she’s attained numerous TV and film credits to her name. Steph appeared as a “Guest Star” on the well-known and beloved Canadian family drama, Heartland (CBC), where she plays a busking runaway and sings one of her original songs. She also appeared in the most recent season of Backstage, which airs on the Family Channel.

Steph is also making her mark on the Canadian Country Music scene. In 2017, she was 1 of 6 finalists in the Canadian Country Music Association’s (CCMA) Discovery Program and showcased at Canadian Country Music Week in Saskatoon, SK.

Currently, Steph is working on her Factor-funded single with award-winning producer, Jason Barry (Dean Brody, Terri Clark, Jason Blaine). 

Praised for her vocal purity and ethereal quality, this pop/country songstress will always leave you with a captivating performance.

Check Out Steph's Work At:


Facebook: @LaRochelleSteph