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Inspired by God: The Presbyterian Women’s Gathering Continues

Dr. Cindy Blackstock and Winnipeg Inner City Mission "How wonderful if we could be inspired by God to pray on purpose," preached the Rev. Dr. Mona Scrivens at the "Sustained by God" worship time on the second day of the National Presbyterian Women's Gathering. Scrivens added, "We can walk around defeated and lonely, [...]

2017-05-20T21:27:55+00:00 May 20th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Inspired by God: The Presbyterian Women’s Gathering Continues

Presbyterian Women’s Gathering – Rooted in Love

The third National Presbyterian Women's Gathering, "Rooted in Love," began Friday, May 19, at the Sheraton Parkway Hotel in Richmond Hill, Ontario. Approximately five hundred women from across Canada, as well as international guests from as far as India, Hungary, Nigeria, Ghana and Malawi, have gathered to worship, learn and laugh together. In the opening [...]

2017-06-02T10:57:22+00:00 May 20th, 2017|News|2 Comments

General Assembly Design Team Prepares for Future Assemblies

The newly appointed General Assembly Design Team held its first meeting at the national office on April 28-29. Assembly Council established this team to assist the Assembly Council and the General Assembly Office to plan effective and efficient General Assemblies. Their work will help shape the 2018 and following Assemblies. The responsibilities of the Design [...]

2017-05-04T14:26:22+00:00 May 5th, 2017|News|Comments Off on General Assembly Design Team Prepares for Future Assemblies

Book of Reports for the 2017 General Assembly Now Available

The Book of Reports, including reports to the 2017 General Assembly and information for General Assembly participants is now available for download. Commissioners are asked to pay particular attention to the front portion of the book as it contains travel, accommodation and expense materials and specific information regarding this General Assembly. A final version of [...]

2017-05-17T16:58:54+00:00 May 4th, 2017|News|Comments Off on Book of Reports for the 2017 General Assembly Now Available

PCC Urges Prime Minister to Respond to Crisis in South Sudan

For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in — Matthew 25:35 NIV The Presbyterian Church in Canada, Anglican Church of Canada and the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops have written a letter to [...]

2017-04-28T15:08:12+00:00 April 28th, 2017|News|Comments Off on PCC Urges Prime Minister to Respond to Crisis in South Sudan

Calgary Interfaith Council Wins First Prize in UN World Interfaith Harmony Week

Congratulations to Calgary Interfaith Council who won First Prize of the United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week for its Habitat for Humanity Interfaith Build project. Calgary Interfaith Council was among 79 applicants for this year's HM King Abdullah II of Jordan Prize, chosen from over 1,054 events held internationally during World Interfaith Harmony Week in 2016. The Rev. Mark [...]

2017-04-21T12:21:23+00:00 April 21st, 2017|News|Comments Off on Calgary Interfaith Council Wins First Prize in UN World Interfaith Harmony Week