United for Reconciliation

Moderator Gary Paterson Reflects on the Closing Ceremonies of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission After six years of travelling the country and listening to and gathering up the stories of thousands of survivors of Indian Residential Schools, and the stories … Continue reading

United Church of Canada Invites Congregations into a Journey of Reconciliation

As the Truth and Reconciliation Commission holds its closing event and releases its Final Report and recommendations, United Church congregations are encouraged to reflect, pray, and worship on the journey of reconciliation on four Sundays, May 31 to June 21 … Continue reading

United Church Welcomes Donations for Nepal Earthquake Relief

Nepal Earthquake the Most Powerful in 81 Years The United Church is welcoming donations for Nepal Earthquake Relief in response to the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit the south Asian country on April 24. The United Church has contributed $15,000 … Continue reading

International Women’s Day ~ March 8th

For International Women’s Day (March 8), United Church congregations are encouraged to learn and pray about the situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where there has been extreme violence and human rights abuses, including widespread sexual violence against … Continue reading