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October 17 is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty follows our Canadian day of thanksgiving and celebration of harvest, and precedes International Food Day. It is in this context of gratitude and feast that we are mindful of those who are not at our tables. We know there are those who may not have enough food [...]

2017-10-10T13:07:14+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on October 17 is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

An Announcement from the Committee on Church Doctrine

The 2017 General Assembly sent numerous documents to the wider church for study and report. Among these were three important documents from the Committee on Church Doctrine—two are theological papers, and the other document is more practical. In order to facilitate your response to these three documents (“study and report”) the Committee on Church Doctrine [...]

2017-10-10T11:24:49+00:00 October 5th, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on An Announcement from the Committee on Church Doctrine

Ecumenical Gathering Fosters International Sharing

Some forty professionals working on ecumenical relations in different member churches across the globe recently gathered in Geneva, Switzerland for a four-day meeting which took place September 16–19, 2017. The biennial gathering of ecumenical officers of the World Council of Churches created a rich opportunity to network with colleagues throughout the international church. Principal Clerk [...]

2017-09-20T16:09:29+00:00 September 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Comments Off on Ecumenical Gathering Fosters International Sharing

Equipping the Church to Study Overtures About Sexuality – Webinars

Two new webinars are being offered to help equip the church to study and report on the Life and Mission Agency's response to the overtures about sexuality. listen to the recordings below. Session 1: Equipping the Church to Study and Report on the Life and Mission Agency’s Response to Overtures About Sexuality  Wednesday, September 20, [...]

2017-09-26T15:23:13+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Equipping the Church to Study Overtures About Sexuality – Webinars