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CONNECT WITH LEADER

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CONNECT & GROW

Attend your group to connect with the people around you and grow together in your relationship with christ.

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Name
Days
Type
Location
7 Pillars - Kendell
Days: Monday at 7:00pm
Type: Men
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Kendell Semotiuk

Starts: February 5, 2018

*CLOSED GROUP*

This course, written by Dr. Ted Roberts, is a great in depth program for men who have already gone through the Conquer Series a number of times and want to keep striving forward in sexual integrity. The course is based on the workbook and addresses the following Seven Pillars:

• Pillar 1:  Breaking through denial
• Pillar 2:  Understanding the nature of sexual addiction
• Pillar 3:  Surrendering to the process
• Pillar 4:  Limiting damage
• Pillar 5:  Establishing sobriety
• Pillar 6:  The battle is in your mind
• Pillar 7:  A spiritual growth plan

Each pillar is made up of five lessons.

7:00pm to 9:30pm

35+
Days: Tuesday at 6:30pm
Type: Everyone
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Aaron Bond

Starts: January 16, 2018

Our 35+ group meets bi-weekly during the Fall, Winter and Spring Semester. In the summer we get together and hang out! We are always excited to meet other people our age! This way we can come together, grow in our walk with God, and be surrounded by people we can relate to.

 

Basketball Drop-In - Gerardo
Days: Thursday at 9:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Gerardo Ramos

Starts: January 4, 2018

Group meets in the Gym of the Dome.

Everyone is invited to this Connect Group that meets on Thursdays nights at 9pm to play a basketball game. This is a great group to get involved in and get to know others in our church community! We ask that you please sign up before attending so we know how many to expect. 

 

Celebration Kids Dance Club - Kelsea
Days: Thursday at 6:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Kelsea Peters

Starts: January 25, 2018

Group meets biweekly on Thursdays in the Dome Gym.

All elementary students are invited to join the Celebration Kids Dance Club. Miss Kelsea Peters is an experienced dance coach. This is a great place for your kids to learn dance and to build new friendships! 

For grades 1 to 6.   

Conquer - Aaron
Days: Monday at 7:00pm
Type: Men
Location: South Side
Leader: Aaron Bond

Starts: January 29, 2018

The Conquer Series is a powerful cinematic study that is transforming the lives of men around the world. Now in two action packed volumes, each containing Biblical teaching and proven principles to help men conquer porn and walk in freedom.

Conquer - Kendell
Days: Sunday at 2:00pm
Type: Youth
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Kendell Semotiuk

Starts: January 7, 2018
Ends: February 4, 2018

**GROUP CLOSED**

This group is for youth boys.

The Conquer Series is a powerful cinematic study that is transforming the lives of men around the world. Now in two action packed volumes, each containing Biblical teaching and proven principles to help men conquer porn and walk in freedom. 

Couples Hang Out - Zak & Sonia
Days: Wednesday at 7:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: Sherwood Park
Leader: Sonia Klammer

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

This group is for couples that would like to get to know other couples at the church and get connected.

 

 

Crash the Chatterbox - Sherri & Darrell
Days: Wednesday at 7:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: South Side
Leader: Sherri Caron

Starts: January 31, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Crash the Chatterbox is for anyone looking to overpower the lies of insecurity, fear, condemnation and discouragement with the promises of God. Come join us as we discover how to hear God's voice above all the others.

Dance & Devotions - Ling
Days: Wednesday at 5:30pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Ling Pantoja

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets in the Dome Gym.

WordUP is a faith-based hip hop dance class open to ALL levels, ages 15-39. This will be a recreational dance class where everyone who participates will be able to get their groove on!! We will have fun together and fellowship with one another through dance. Join us in the church gym!

DIY - Joanna & Krystel
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Joanne & Krystel

Starts: January 30, 2018

Group meets in the main church building in Meeting Room 1.

This group is for everyone who wants to come together and make something beautiful. We will all pick different DIY crafts to do together. We are excited to relax together and get to know one another.

This group meets bi-weekly on Tuesday opposite of Refresh.

 

 

Divorce Care - Jyening
Days: Wednesday at 7:30pm
Type: Everyone
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Jyening Rose

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets in the Dome- Kids Auditorium

A friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. Don’t go through separation or divorce alone.



Childcare Available
Fight Your Way to a Better Marriage - Jordan & Gillette
Days: Wednesday at 7:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Jordan and Gillette Reinsch

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets in the main church building in Meeting Room 1.

Typical marital arguments include money, sex, and kids. What if conflict in marriage could be a good thing? This small group curriculum emphasizes that when couples fight, they have the opportunity to get to the real issue that is lurking below the surface. Therefore, if handled well, arguments have the potential to create greater understanding, trust, and connection within a couple's relationship.



Childcare Available
Fitness & Fellowship - Stacey & Ryan
Days: Sunday at 6:30pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: South Side
Leader: Stacey & Ryan Bootsman

Starts: January 7, 2018

See description for address' and information.

Join our 18+ Connect Group as we work out, pray, and hang out together!

Leaders: Ryan and Stacey Bootsman, and Amanda Fex

Location: City Fit Shop 10040 81 Ave NW

When: Every other Sunday

Time: 6:30pm - 8:00p


Structure:

6:30-6:45pm Welcome and opening prayer

6:45-7:30pm Warm-up & workout

7:30pm Stretching & Fellowship


No cost. Kids welcome - No childcare. 

 

Floor Hockey - Christian
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Christian Robichaud

Starts: January 17, 2018

Group meets in the Gym of the Dome.

This mens Connect Group meets weekly to play floor hockey. This is a great group to take part in and get to know others in our church community, while having fun! We hope to see you there!

Equipment: Graphite or Composite Sticks (no wood sticks) plastic sticks provided if needed.

Optional: Shin Pads, Hockey Gloves.

We play from 7:00pm - 9:00pm.

Foodie Fridays
Days: Friday at 6:30pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: South Side
Leader: Collin and Sherry Prince

Starts: February 2, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Join us as we visit different restaurants around the city!

From This Day Forward - Garnet & Salina
Days: Thursday at 7:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: South Side
Leader: Garnet & Salina Coria

Starts: January 25, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Tired of watching marriages crumble? Fed up with couples giving up? Would you like to guarantee that your marriage will last? Join the fight against destruction and make five commitments to fail proof your marriage with "From This Day Forward."

Griefshare
Days: Wednesday at 7:00pm
Type: Everyone
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Margaret and John Duke

Starts: January 24, 2018
Ends: April 18, 2018

Meeting Room 4 in the main building.

This is an open Connect Group for anyone grieving the death of a loved one. We are a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life's most difficult experiences. You don't have to go through the grieving process alone. 

 

 



Childcare Available
Growing in Confidence - Madison & Bella
Days: Friday at 4:00pm
Type: Youth
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Madison Weimann

Starts: January 5, 2018

Group meets in Meeting Room 4 in the main building.

Come and join us as we discuss what it means to grow as young women in our walk with God. We will learn about confidence, friendships, and many other things that young women deal with throughout their life!

Hangout - Janice & Alayne
Days: Friday at 1:00pm
Type: Women
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Janice Hutton

Starts: January 5, 2018

Group meets in Meeting Room 2.

Join our Connect Group where we meet during the week, and are able to hangout while we assemble bulletins. Coffee and treats are provided!

Hangout - Sophie
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Young Adults
Location: Central
Leader: Sophie Scott

Starts: January 23, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

This Connect Group is for Young Adult Women.

We attend Refresh Women at the Church every second Tuesday, the other Tuesday we check out a new cafe! Last semester we discovered we love doing connect group at IKEA and this semester we want to try some Mexican spots for Taco Tuesday!Come hang out to meet some other young adult girls at Celebration and have fun! 

 

Homework & Hangs - Catie & Katelyn
Days: Thursday at 5:00pm
Type: Young Adults
Location: Central
Leader: Catie Whyte and Katelyn Hubercheck

Starts: February 1, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

This is a drop-in group for university students to grab a coffee and study together. We will be trying out different coffee shops throughout the semester. Join us when you can on Thursdays from 5:00pm to 9:00pm. 

How's Your Soul - Zach
Days: Wednesday at 5:00pm
Type: Youth
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Zach Hiltz

Starts: January 24, 2018

Meeting Room 3 in the main building.

This Connect Group is for Youth Boys. 

In the How's Your Soul series, explore what it looks like to cultivate a healthy soul. Find your soul’s only true home and place of rest and fulfillment: God.

Jesus the Game Changer - Val & Gene
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: Sherwood Park
Leader: Val Diakun

Starts: January 30, 2018

**CLOSED**

A 10 part documentary series on how the life and teaching of Jesus changed the world and why it matters.

 

This group is closed but will open again next semester.

Kickboxing & Fitness - Daniel
Days: Monday at 7:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Daniel Luu

Starts: January 22, 2018

Group Meets in the Dome.

Don’t know the first thing about kickboxing? That’s alright! Every grasshopper starts somewhere. Our cardio intensive workouts are geared towards beginners of all fitness levels and we’ll be there every step of the way to show you how it’s done. Learn how to properly throw punches, elbows, knees, and kicks, all while getting fit, learning practical self-defense skills, and making new friends. The group is open to all teenagers and adults. Participants will need to sign a waiver form and participants under the age of 18 will need parental permission before participating in our group.

 

Group meets in the Dome Gym on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Monday of the month and on the 1st Monday of the month they meet upstairs in the loft.

 

Managing or Mis-Managing - Akon & Branden
Days: Thursday at 7:00pm
Type: Young Adults
Location: South Side
Leader: Akon Onuk

Starts: January 25, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

The only difference between a person who is living a significant and successful life and someone who is barely getting by is their ability to manage their lives. Learn how to move from survival to stability, to success, and finally to significance!

 

Men's Breakfast
Days: Saturday at 10:00am
Type: Men
Location: South Side
Leader: Clayton Stenson

Starts: February 3, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Our Men's group meets on the first Saturday of every month for breakfast at Ricky's in Millwoods (6108 28 Avenue). 

 

**Please note: The February breakfast will be held on February 10th, due to Better Marriage Conference. 

Men's Group - Andrew
Days: Thursday at 7:00pm
Type: Men
Location: South Side
Leader: Andrew Gelasco

Starts: January 4, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

This group will be running as a drop in men's group and will meet bi-weekly. The focus will be on building a community for men to do life together, hold each other accountable, support and build each other up. 

The Group will meet every other Thursday, alternating between the church and people's homes as they are available, to create more of a sense of community. Light snacks provided. 

 

 

Men's Group - Jay
Days: Thursday at 7:00pm
Type: Men
Location: South Side
Leader: Jay Campbell

Starts: October 5, 2017

Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

This Connect Group is for men. We would love to have you join us every Thursday evening at 7pm and take in a great study and surround yourself with great company!

 

 

 

 

Mirror Mirror, Am I Beautiful? - Susan
Days: Sunday at 1:30pm
Type: Youth
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Susan Floyd

Starts: January 21, 2018

Does the mirror define your beauty and who you are? Are you desperately striving for the world’s "perfect image" of outer beauty? Or have you given up trying, realizing you’ll never be "good enough?" 

This a group for teen girls to look deeper and find their true beauty! 

Movie Night - Gerardo
Days: Saturday at 7:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Gerardo Ramos

Dates: Continuous

Group Meets in the loft of the Dome.

Join us as we get to know other people from the Church and enjoy a movie once a month! From the silver screen classics to modern Hollywood blockbusters we will be watching some of the greatest films.

Next Steps
Days: Sunday at 11:30am
Type: Everyone
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Maria Mills

Dates: Continuous

Group meets in Meeting Room 1.

God has an incredible purpose for our lives, and Next Steps is designed to help us connect with that purpose. At Next Steps, we will spend four consecutive Sundays diving into what it looks like to follow Jesus, connect to the church, discover our purpose and then make a difference with our lives. Next Steps happens every month starting with step one on the first Sunday of the month, but you can jump in at any time. Whether you're new to Christianity or new to Celebration Church, Next Steps is your next step!

Group meets twice on Sundays, 11:30am, and 1:30pm.



Childcare Available
Propel Women - Danielle
Days: Saturday at 9:30am
Type: Women
Location: South Side
Leader: Danielle Petrie

Starts: February 10, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Join us as we gather for brunch and discussion of the Propel Women curriculum. 

The Propel curriculum shares wisdom and experience with how to lead ourselves and others in our day-to-day lives.  

IN GROWTH YOU WILL DISCOVER:

How to build more room into your life
How to enlarge the space for God to work 
How to stretch your capacity
How to lengthen your impact
How to strengthen for the long haul
How to grow in every area

Group meets every second Saturday of the month. 

Power of the Simple Prayer - Val
Days: Wednesday at 1:00pm
Type: Everyone
Location: Sherwood Park
Leader: Val Diakun

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Prayer transforms lives everyday. Come join our 70+ group as Joyce Meyer reveals that through prayerful conversation comes the ability to be successful in life, strong at heart, and sincere with others.

Group is for ages 70+. 

Refresh Women - Mornings
Days: Thursday at 9:30am
Type: Women
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Michelle Burton

Starts: January 18, 2018
Ends: May 3, 2018

This group meets in the Main Lobby of the Church.

Refresh Women is a place for women to connect and be refreshed. It is a great place for women (with or without children) to come together and enjoy being around other women. We cover a variety of topics and study material at Refresh and would love for you to join us. We meet every Thursday morning at Celebration Church, in the Main Lobby at 9:30am. Childcare is available for a small fee.

 



Childcare Available
Refresh Women - Evenings
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Women
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Danielle Petrie

Starts: January 23, 2018
Ends: May 1, 2018

This group meets in the Main Lobby of the Church.

Refresh Women is a place for women to connect and be refreshed. It is a great place for women to come together and enjoy being around other women. We cover a variety of topics and study material at Refresh and would love for you to join us. 

This group meets biweekly starting Tuesday, January 23. 

 

Relentless - Agnes & Csaba
Days: Wednesday at 7:00pm
Type: Everyone
Location: South Side
Leader: Csaba Nemeth

Starts: January 31, 2018

You are destined for strength in this life! In Relentless, you will discover the champion's view of hardship and learn how to overcome every trial and tribulation you face.

  • Lay hold of the promises and power you are granted in Christ
  • Identify the source of your tribulations
  • Victoriously enter spiritual rulership
Sunday Recap - Cathy
Days: Friday at 10:00am
Type: Women
Location: South Side
Leader: Cathy Guenther

Starts: January 26, 2018

Celebration Church - Meeting Room 4

Join our Connect Group as we dig deeper into Celebration Church's Sunday message, build relationships, and have great discussions. We hope to see you there!

 

 

Shinny Ice Hockey - Boris
Days: Friday at 10:45pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: South Side
Leader: Boris Vajsabel

Starts: October 6, 2017

8313 68a St NW

Join our co-ed shinny ice hockey group.

We meet each Fridays to play a game of hockey. This is a great group to take part in and get to know others in our church community!

When: Fridays
Time: 10:45 pm to 12:15pm
Where: Kenilworth Arena (8313 68a St NW)
Cost: $375 for 22 games ($20 drop-in fee)

If you have any questions please call Boris at 780.902.9378

Rules:

1. Have fun and bring a good attitude.
2. Play to the level of your opponent.
3. Be careful and avoid stick work (slashing, hacking, tripping, hooking, etc).

Just a reminder that this is a physical game and accidents do happen, so please be courteous.  We are only playing shinny so if someone gets around you, let them have the breakaway, don't hook them, let's see who can have the most creative goals and saves for the goalies.

Single & Parenting
Days: Wednesday at 6:00pm
Type: Everyone
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Sherrilyn Dierden

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets in Meeting Room 2 in the main building.

If you are a single parent this is the group for you! Let's connect, explore, and support each other through this special season of life. Don't be afraid to bring your kid(s) as we offer childcare for a small fee.  

At a Single & Parenting group we will participate in video seminars that explain how to:

  • Wisely encourage your kids to obey,
  • Help your hurting child,
  • Eliminate debt,
  • Deal with verbal onslaughts,
  • Figure out what your emotions are telling you.

Plus, we will develop meaningful friendships with other single parents, who, like you, are tired of hectic mornings and chaotic evenings, the kids fighting, and a never-ending to-do list.

 



Childcare Available
Soul Detox - Nikki
Days: Thursday at 6:30pm
Type: Women
Location: Sherwood Park
Leader: Nikki Appleton

Starts: January 25, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Join us as we shed light on relationships, thoughts, and behaviours that quietly compromise our well-being. Soul Detox provides a source of inspiration and encouragements for a faith-filled lifestyle that will keep you free of spiritual toxins. 

Spanish Lessons - Andrea
Days: Wednesday at 6:30pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Andrea Riera

Starts: January 24, 2018

Join our Connect Group as we learn how to speak, write, and make jokes in spanish!

This is group is open to high school students.

Step Study - Men
Days: Thursday at 6:45pm
Type: Men
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Daniel Eggert

Starts: October 19, 2017

*CLOSED*

Step Study meets weekly for approximately 10 months under the gentle and loving guidance of a trained leader to let Christ help participants reveal and deal with issues in their lives that have become heavy baggage.

Whatever the hurt, habit or hang-up might be, by learning to let go and let God take over – one day at a time - participants experience freedom from shame, guilt, and pain. 

This is a safe group, where guidelines are in place; what is said in the group meetings are held in strict confidence.

 

 



Childcare Available
Step Study - Women
Days: Thursday at 6:45pm
Type: Women
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Mara Eggert

Starts: October 19, 2017

*CLOSED*

Step Study meets weekly for approximately 10 months under the gentle and loving guidance of a trained leader to let Christ help participants reveal and deal with issues in their lives that have become heavy baggage.

Whatever the hurt, habit or hang-up might be, by learning to let go and let God take over – one day at a time - participants experience freedom from shame, guilt and pain. 

This is a safe group, where guidelines are in place; what is said in the group meetings are held in strict confidence.

 



Childcare Available
Sunday Recap - Bryce & Rebecca
Days: Wednesday at 7:30pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: Sherwood Park
Leader: Bryce and Rebecca Liedtke

Starts: January 24, 2018

Join our married couples Connect Group as we dig deeper into Celebration Church's Sunday message, build relationships, and have great discussions. We hope to see you there!

 

Sunday Recap - Joel & Jess
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: Sherwood Park
Leader: Joel and Jess Varty

Starts: January 30, 2018

Join our married couples Connect Group as we dig deeper into Celebration Church's Sunday message, build relationships, and have great discussions. We hope to see you there!

Sunday Recap - Sammy & Jessmar
Days: Saturday at 8:00pm
Type: Married Couples
Location: West Side
Leader: Sam & Jessmar Velasco

Starts: September 30, 2017

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Join our married couples Connect Group as we dig deeper into Celebration Church's Sunday message, build relationships, and have great discussions. We hope to see you there!

 

Toastmasters - Art & Erika
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Everyone
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Art and Erika Reykdal

Starts: February 20, 2018

Group meets in Meeting Room 2 in the main building.

Join us for an opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills for self-confidence and personal growth, the art of speaking, thinking and listening, using biblical themes.

 

Group meets every other Tuesday at the church. 

Trail Running - Danielle
Days: Saturday, Tuesday at 6:30pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Central
Leader: Danielle Mathias

Starts: January 30, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

Trail running is a sport which mixes running with hiking over beautiful nature trails. The trails can vary from single track "goat trails" to double wide gravel trails. The key is - No pavement unless it's a connector for us to get from trail to trail.  Every person, every pace....from fast pacers to social runners. The Edmonton River Valley offers hundreds of breath taking trails that stretch from North Edmonton all of the way South to Devon. Come out connect with others from the church community all while surrounded by gorgeous nature trails and challenging yourself along the way. 

Location and Time:

-Tuesday 6:30pm meet at Alfred Savage Centre at Whitemud Park - 60 mins run

-Saturdays at 8:30am meet at Wolf Willow Starbucks  (6873- 170 street) - 90 mins run.

No Cost. No childcare. Four legged friends are welcome on leash (some areas are off leash). Bring water, a head lamp (for the evening run), dress for the weather, and wear proper footwear. 

Video Game Night - Kendell
Days: Thursday at 7:00pm
Type: Common Interests
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Kendell Semotiuk

Starts: January 18, 2018

This group meets biweekly on Thursdays in the Dome Loft.

This Connect Group is for anyone aged 16+ who want to meet, hang out and play video games This is a great opportunity to get to know others in our church community while having fun and, sometimes, play competitively.

7:00pm to 10:00pm 

Weird - Tessa
Days: Tuesday at 7:00pm
Type: Young Adults
Location: South Side
Leader: Tessa Vriend

Starts: January 23, 2018

Group meets off site. Connect Group leader will let you know the location.

In this day and age, it's normal to deal with financial debt, high divorce rates, and bad relationships. But as Christians, we're called to shake things up. Join us for this five-week series exploring life beyond normal. "Weird" covers topics like finances, marriage, evangelism, purity...basically all the way that God calls us to set apart from the world's norm. 

Young Adults Group
Days: Wednesday at 7:00pm
Type: Young Adults
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Y.A Leaders

Starts: January 24, 2018

Group meets upstairs in the Loft.

We are the 18-30 something community at Celebration Church. We formed this group not only to connect with each other but to passionately seek God together. We are single, we are married, we are parents, we are in college, we are pursuing careers; wherever you are at in life there is a place for you here! We look forward to getting to know you and having you join us as we learn, grow and find out more about how to grow our relationship with God.



Childcare Available
Youth Service
Days: Sunday at 12:00pm
Type: Youth
Location: Celebration Church
Leader: Youth Service Team

Starts: January 7, 2018

A place for students to enjoy church, rather than dread it. Youth Service provides age-relevant teaching and small groups. It's a great way to build new friendships and to learn more about Christianity. 

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