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October 7, 2016
The United Church of Canada is in communication with Mission & Service partners on the ground, but some are finding it challenging to reach people in some of the most remote and heavily damaged areas.
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September 27, 2016
In March 2016 United Church Resource Distribution (UCRD) announced its distribution arrangement with David C. Cook (Canada), which warehouses and distributes UCRD inventory. David C. Cook has just announced its new company name effective September 23, 2016: Parasource Marketing and Distribution Ltd. A new parasource.com website will launch later this fall. UCRD will continue to operate as usual,...
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July 5, 2017
Please join in prayer for our Zambian partners, mourning those who have died and praying for calm as their people prepare to head to the polls.
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July 14, 2017
Join United Church partners in praying for an end to the violence in South Sudan.
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May 29, 2017
Three important updates have been made to the resource material for the eight remits now being voted on by pastoral charge boards and presbyteries.
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May 8, 2017
The Record of Proceedings of the 42nd General Council 2015 is now available.
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April 7, 2017
We affirm that all human beings are made in the image of God regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity . United Church partner the National Council of Churches in Korea (NCCK) recently began examining issues around sexual orientation and diversity, with a particular focus on the human rights of LGBT people. A sobering review of LGBT rights in South Korea is available from Affirm United/...
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March 31, 2017
An article published in the April 27, 2016, edition of The Globe and Mail (“Churches escape residential school settlement obligations in wake of Catholic deal”) merits some clarification.
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March 31, 2017
The United Church welcomes the closure of SodaStream International's factory located in an Israeli settlement in the occupied West Bank, as well as the news that cosmetics company Ahava plans to relocate its manufacturing plant from the West Bank to inside the pre-1967 lines. SodaStream, Ahava, and Keter Plastics are the companies whose settlement-made products the United Church has encouraged...
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March 31, 2017
The United Church calls on Canada to halt the sale of armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia—one of the world’s worst human rights violators.
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