The Presbyterian Woman of Faith Awards are given to women who are part of The Presbyterian Church in Canada who are honoured for faithful service, a specific accomplishment, or a lifetime of achievement. Nominations were received last year from across the church. Congratulations to the following three recipients of the 2017 Woman of Faith Awards: For Faithful Service [...]
The Assembly Council met at Crieff Hills Retreat & Conference Centre, Ontario, March 26–28, 2017. The Council aligned its discussion and decision-making with seeking God’s will for the Church in reflective conversation, opening and closing with prayer and worship each day. Highlights from the Assembly Council meeting review the updates and decisions regarding items related to the [...]
The Moderator, the Rev. Douglas H. Rollwage, wrote to the Hon. Lynn Beyak, Senator, regarding recent comments she made about the Indian Residential Schools system. The Moderator’s message acknowledges the role of The Presbyterian Church in Canada in running residential schools and shares portions of our Church’s 1994 Confession, including the church’s ongoing commitment to [...]
Youth in Mission is pleased to announce its dates for the I Love Taiwan and Starpoint Festival in Hungary. Youth ages 18 to 30 are encouraged to apply. For more information please visit the Youth in Mission page or contact Matt Foxall, Youth in Mission Coordinator at 1-800-619-7301 ext. 259.
On behalf of the Committee to Advise the Moderator, I am pleased to announce that the name of the Rev. Peter Bush, minister at Westwood Presbyterian Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba, will be placed as the sole nominee to be Moderator of the 2017 General Assembly which begins on Sunday, June 4, 2017, at St. Andrew's [...]