World Communion Sunday

October 4, 2020

World Communion Sunday is celebrated on the first Sunday in October.

Worship Ideas
File Sacrament of Communion for Seeking Right Relations
In response to the suffering inflicted upon children and families by the Indian residential school system. From Gathering, Lent/Easter 2017.
File Two Communion Liturgies
Two communion services which can be used for Worldwide Communion Sunday, Canadian Multiculturalism Day, etc.
File What Is Creation Saying to Us? Lend Me Your Voice!
A worship service for the fourth Sunday, Year B, Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost, or World Communion Sunday.
File What Is Creation Saying to Us? Sustain Me!
A worship service for the fifth Sunday, Year C, Creation Time in the Season of Pentecost, World Communion Sunday.
Prayers
File A Communion Prayer in Palestine and Israel
A prayer with references to Palestine.

Thank you, Jesus, for the opportunity to remember you...

Music
PDF icon Universal Light (music)
Musical score for "Universal Light," a communion prayer by Bruce Harding, Marie Lewin, and Rod Sykes.
Minute for Mission
Our gifts for Mission & Service support the UCW as it learns about our changing world.
Related Material
PDF icon Bulletin Insert | Full Communion | The United Church of Canada and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
Bulletin insert marking the full communion agreement between The United Church of Canada and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada for use on World Communion Sunday, October 6, 2019. Includes an affirmation of faith.
File Litany of Commitment | Full Communion | The United Church of Canada and the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)
A litany to mark the full communion agreement between the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and The United Church of Canada on World Communion Sunday, October 6, 2019.
Mutual Recognition of Ministry heralds a new step in the partnership journey of our two churches.