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Prayer Partnership

On the International Day of Prayer for Peace, pray for the safety and wellbeing of those living in conflict situations. Pray for organizations like Project Ploughshares that advocate for peace.

2017-09-12T12:17:41+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Categories: Blue Bar|0 Comments

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|0 Comments

10th Anniversary of APOH – Winnipeg Oct. 19, 2017

Winnipeg Inner City Missions of the Presbyterian Church in Canada will be holding an open house on Thursday, October 19, 2017 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of A Place of Hope. Anishinabe Place of Hope, located in the Centennial/Logan North Neighbourhood in Winnipeg, is a First Steps to Employment Project with transitional housing unit for [...]

2017-09-19T16:34:53+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|0 Comments

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. Join the event using the contact details below, or check back afterwards to find a link to the recordings. Session 1: Equipping the Church to Study and Report [...]

2017-09-19T16:42:16+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |0 Comments

Survey Regarding Term-Service for Elders

The 2017 General Assembly considered an overture about term-service for elders. The overture contemplates amending the stipulated length of the term individuals serve under this model of eldership. The Assembly asked the Clerks to survey sessions of the church about their experience with term-service. All sessions, whether they use the term-service or life-service model, are [...]

2017-09-07T13:03:33+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: News|0 Comments

Prayer Partnership

We pray for our farmers as they prepare for the harvest season; may they be rewarded for all their hard work with a bountiful crop. We pray for food security within Canada and around the world.

2017-09-12T12:15:45+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Categories: Blue Bar|0 Comments

“Continual Conversion in a Collapsed Christendom” with Bishop William Willimon – Vancouver Sept. 21, 2017

Vancouver School of Theology Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017 • 7pm • Epiphany Chapel The Christian faith is not natural or innate. No one is born a Christian. Conversion is required—change, reorientation, detoxification. This lecture will celebrate the joy of Christians being born again, and again as Christ draws us into his life and ministry in [...]

2017-09-18T16:49:37+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Regional News|0 Comments

Prayer Partnership

Pray for the members and the convenor, Amanda Currie, of the Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations Committee who are meeting today to build our relationship with various denominations, traditions and councils of Christ’s Church.

2017-09-12T12:14:43+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Categories: Blue Bar|0 Comments