The interim report from the Boundaries Commission is proposing 17 regional councils be established on January 1, 2019, if Remit 1 (Three Council Model) is passed at the 43rd General Council in July 2018.
Indigenous members of The United Church of Canada attending the National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering reached a consensus to create a new national Indigenous spiritual organization and have elected a new council to lead it.
Statement from the United Church on its full communion agreement with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Canada and the United States, paving the way for greater cooperation between the denominations.
The United Church is saddened by the failure to move Bill C-262, an important and hopeful piece of legislation, forward. We are saddened by the lack of coherence on climate action and the role of Indigenous peoples in decisions that affect us all.