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New Moderator of The United Church of Canada

43rd General Council July 21—July 27, 2018, Oshawa ON THE REV. RICHARD BOTT ELECTED 43RD MODERATOR OF THE UNITED CHURCH Posted on July 26, 2018 by Catherine Rodd The United Church of Canada has elected the Rev.... Read More


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General Council 43 REFLECTION # 5

General Council 43  A Window into the United Church of Canada As I write this reflection, General Council 43 is in its final hours, even minutes. The gathered Commissioners are working hard to discuss and pass... Read More


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2 Days and Counting to General Council 43!

2 days and countingto the Opening of the 43rd General Councilof The United Church of Canadaon July 22, 2018 How does the United Church of Canada make its decisions? Some pretty high-stake decisions are about to be... Read More


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3 Days and Counting to General Council 43!

3 days and countingto the Opening of the 43rd General Councilof The United Church of Canadaon July 22, 2018 What’s at Stake? The most fundamental issues are mission and identity. How is God calling us to live out... Read More


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4 Days and Counting to General Council 43!

4 days and countingto the Opening of the 43rd General Councilof The United Church of Canadaon July 22, 2018 Why pay attention to this particular United Church of Canada event? Top three reasons: 1. The most... Read More


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General Council 43

There's a lot happening at this year's General Council! The 43rd General Council of The United Church of Canada will take place from July 21 to July 27, 2018 in Oshawa Ontario.  This is an important year that may... Read More


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Quiet Please ... for Just An Hour

We live in an era of constant stimulation. Cellphones, talking, texting, emailing, downloading music, computers, TVs, cars, trains, planes, shopping malls, sirens - it never stops. Sometimes we feel like a hamster... Read More