Different Churches; Similar Paths

Barbara Davison, Strathmore AB, represented the United Church Women at the Catholic Women’s League (CWL)’s Annual Convention in Calgary last month. She found while our churches are different, we are on similar paths towards nature conservation. Notable Quote: “If we …

Accessible Faith on YouTube

Check out the Rev. John Crowdis’ The Accessible Faith Project on Youtube. John is aiming to make the Christian faith accessible on the social media channel used by 71 per cent of Canadian internet users. So far, John’s short, informative …

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 …