Round the Table

Sharing stories of life, faith, and ministry in the United Church and beyond.

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January 21, 2020

Kim Uyede-Kai writes from the Asian Ecumenical Women’s Assembly, a “herstorical” assembly where women could hear one another’s stories be given voice, some for the first time.

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November 26, 2019

Rev. Ruth Lumax reflects on how learning to become an intercultural church can help us develop into lush and vibrant communities of faith.

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November 25, 2019

Joshua Fernandes writes that perhaps the most effective way to make change around climate change is to start with the question, “Who do I love?"

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November 22, 2019

Kathryn Gray muses on how we can be more mindful with gifts this Advent, and not give in to the pressure to shop/consume/shop some more...

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November 19, 2019

Kelsi James, United Church of Canada Overseas Personnel in China, writes on her experience of finding authentic community so far from home.

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November 18, 2019

Create an Advent-Christmas season that embraces the gift of God’s presence in Jesus.

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November 18, 2019

The Rev. Dr. HyeRan Kim-Cragg reflects on how we can work to fight against antisemitism during Advent.

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November 14, 2019

Aidan Legault, United Church member and young climate activist, offers faithful words of encouragement to renew the weary in the march for ecological justice.

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November 18, 2019

In the wake of Don Cherry’s divisive and hurtful statements, Rev. Dr. Paul Douglas Walfall asks, “Why is it that immigrants and people of colour have become the punching bag for some in our society?”

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November 12, 2019

In this season, many things distract us from nurturing faith within our families.