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September 30, 2016
Dear United Church family, Emotions are high in some of our communities as we absorb and respond to the decision made by the Toronto Conference sub-Executive to request that the General Council Judicial Committee conduct a formal hearing to consider whether to place the name of the Rev. Gretta Vosper on the Discontinued Service List (Disciplinary). Feelings in the church about the suitability for...
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February 21, 2017
Moderator Jordan Cantwell has written to all members of and communities of faith in The United Church of Canada encouraging their thoughts, prayer, and action in support of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Written in the context of recent events related to pipeline projects in Canada and the United States, the letter emphasizes the importance of free, prior, and...
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November 4, 2016
A letter to the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations.
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September 19, 2016
Thanks to your generosity, over $27,000 has been raised for relief and reconstruction efforts in Ecuador.
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September 19, 2016
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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September 19, 2016
Join United Church partners in praying for an end to the violence in South Sudan.
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June 14, 2017
As we grieve for a cycle of violence that seems never-ending, the Moderator sends our love, prayers, and support to sister denominations in the USA.
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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 19, 2017
It was with horror that I learned of the details of the attack on the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday morning.‎
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May 8, 2017
The Record of Proceedings of the 42nd General Council 2015 is now available.
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