Pre-Advent Clergy Gathering set for November 27

The first-ever Chinook Winds Region Clergy Gathering will take place onWednesday, November 27 at Symons Valley United Church, Calgary, AB. The day will run from 10 AM to 4 PM – morning refreshments and lunch included. This event is for …

Course available for Ministry Supervision

Queen’s College School of Theology and the United Church Office of Vocation offer an on-line certificate in Ministry of Supervision. The Certificate in Ministry of Supervision provides participants with the information and skills to mentor individuals preparing for ministries by …

Intercultural Ministry Education Event in October

The Intercultural Ministry Network of Chinook Winds and Northern Spirit Regions and the Edmonton Area Intercultural Ministry Working Group present: Intercultural Continuing Education and Learning Day Event October 16 – 18, 2019 and Korean Minister’s/Lay Leaders Gathering 2019 October 18-19, …

reVITALize to be in Edmonton September 26 -27

An invitation from Dr. Catherine MacLean I am thrilled to invite you to reVITALize. A group of us have led reVITALize for three years in London Ontario. Jeff Crittenden came up with this great idea and hosted it between Metropolitan …

Irricana United celebrates 100 years

By Nadine Bexte A special celebration of the 100th anniversary of the country church building near Irricana, AB, took place in June. It was a wonderful step back in time celebrating the rich Church of the Brethren history for the …

The Prayer Room Gathering on October 1

By Rev. Heather Carlson The Prayer Room Gathering October 1, 1-4pm Southwood United Church, Calgary Let prayer fuel yourself, your congregation and our region as we pray with and for one another as brothers and sisters in Christ! Chris Pulleneyegem …

Summer Stewardship News for Communities of Faith

By Jane Harding, Stewardship & Gifts Officer, Summer Stewardship & Gifts Communication for Communities of Faith New Fall Quick Start Called to be the Church video New Generosity video here E-learning opportunities here E-Newsletters here The Way We Think about Charity …

Funding for Mission

FUNDING MISSION, MINISTRY, AND LEARNING IN CHINOOK WINDS REGION- A PREVIEW By Joel Den Haan, Community of Faith Support/ Strategy Consultant, Chinook Winds Region During the 2019 season, The United Church of Canada provided more than $155,000 to support a …

First Chinook Winds Regional Meeting blows through Lethbridge

The first-ever Chinook Winds Regional gathering took place at McKillop United Church in Lethbridge June 7-8 under the theme of Born of Winds and Spirit. The Gathering brought together regional representatives and ministry personnel from Communities of Faith throughout the …