Extreme Hunger Appeal

Extreme Hunger Appeal

Posted by on Apr 6, 2017 in The United Church of Canada | No Comments

The United Church of Canada has launched an Extreme Hunger Appeal as the humanitarian crisis in Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen reaches grave levels. Please pray for the millions of people in these countries facing starvation, and for our partners on the ground working to provide relief. Give now to make a difference: […]

Christmas Blessings

Christmas Blessings

Posted by on Dec 23, 2016 in The United Church of Canada | No Comments

AnĀ Advent/Christmas message from the Moderator of the United Church of Canada, Jordan Cantwell.  

Emergency Appeal for Hurricane Matthew Relief

Emergency Appeal for Hurricane Matthew Relief

Posted by on Oct 16, 2016 in The United Church of Canada | No Comments

The United Church of Canada is launching an emergency appeal to provide humanitarian relief to Haiti, Cuba, and nearby Caribbean countries devastated by the impact of Hurricane Matthew. Donations made through the United Church are directed to ACT Alliance (a coalition of churches and faith-based organizations working together to provide a global response to emergencies), […]

Not my Mascot: Just Call them Cleveland

Not my Mascot: Just Call them Cleveland

Posted by on Oct 16, 2016 in The United Church of Canada | No Comments

As the American League Championship Series gets underway, The United Church of Canada and the United Church of Christ offer this reflection on mascots, racial stereotyping, and reconciliation. Communities of faith are asked to share it this weekend, and members are encouraged to take part in the #NotMyMascot campaign on social media. Share your reflections […]

Disagreeing in Love

Disagreeing in Love

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in The United Church of Canada | No Comments

Our Moderator, the Right Reverend Jordan Cantwell has written a letter in response to the recent decision from Toronto Conference regarding The Reverend Gretta Vosper. The decision is in regards to a review of Gretta Vosper’s suitability for ministry in The United Church of Canada. Gretta Vosper is under review because she had identified herself […]