The United Church celebrates its official Pride Sunday on the first Sunday in June. We encourage you to mark this day and celebrate the lives and ministry of LGBTQIA+ and Two Spirit people in all their diversity.

Worship Ideas

Enfleshed | Worship Service and Communion Liturgy for Affirming PIE Day (51.93 KB): This worship service and communion liturgy is one of two commissioned for Affirming PIE Day 2020 by Affirm United/S'affirmer Ensemble and Affirming Connections from enfleshed, which has its roots in the United Methodist church in the USA and beyond.
Gathered Together | Worship Service and Communion Liturgy for Affirming PIE Day (50.95 KB): This worship service and communion liturgy is one of two commissioned for Affirming PIE Day 2020 by Affirm United/S'affirmer Ensemble and Affirming Connections from enfleshed, which has its roots in the United Methodist church in the USA and beyond.
Stories from the Heart | Pride Sunday (36.47 KB): This Pride worship service was created by Linda Hutchinson for use on June 10, 2018 at Sydenham Street United Church, Kingston, Ont.

Prayers

A Pride Affirmation (12.36 KB): An affirming prayer by Rev. Don Uhryniw.
PRIDE Prayer (15.16 KB): A prayer for Pride month.

Music

A Rainbow Is Dancing (1.31 MB): A unison worship song with piano accompaniment for use on Pride Sunday written by Mary-Ellen Kish and Gwen Chapman.
Find a Home Here (681.38 KB): A unison worship song with piano accompaniment written by Mary-Ellen Kish.
Sing Out (591.4 KB): A worship song (unison or SATB) with piano accompaniment written by Mary-Ellen Kish.
With Open Hearts (601.65 KB): A unison worship song with piano accompaniment for use on Pride Sunday written by Mary-Ellen Kish.