Action Required on Education for First Nations

The leadership of all three of our denominations have written to the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, concerning Bill C-33, First Nations Control of First Nations Education Act.  Both letters indicate that this Act acknowledges the … Continue reading

Continuing humanitarian crisis in South Sudan

The crisis in South Sudan has not been prominent in the main stream media news reports in the last few months.  However, based on information from our denominations, the ACT Alliance, and their South Sudanese partners, the need for humanitarian … Continue reading

National Aboriginal Day – June 21st

In her weekly letter, General Secretary Nora Sanders reflects on National Aboriginal Day and Aboriginal voices in The United Church of Canada.  Her letter is filled with information and ideas that will help us continue our walk on the reconciliation path. More … Continue reading

United Church Minister Elected to General Secretary of World Communion of Reformed Churches

  “A long-time General Council staff person who served for many years as overseas personnel for The United Church of Canada, the Rev. Christopher Ferguson, has been elected as the next General Secretary of the World Communion of Reformed Churches … Continue reading