February 5, 2023 Isaiah 58:1–9a Psalm 112:1–9 1 Corinthians 2:1–12 Matthew 5:13–20
We pray for the members and work of the National Indigenous Ministry Council.
We give thanks and pray for Edmonton Urban Native Ministry in Alberta, a place where warm food is served, accompaniment is offered, and community is formed through prayer and a caring presence.
Funeral services for the Reverend Dr. Everett James Briard will be held on Monday, January 30, 2023. Everett died, surrounded by friends and family at Lakeridge Health Oshawa on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, after a short stay in the hospital. He was predeceased by his loving wife, Lorna. Loving father [...]
We pray for people in rural and remote congregations and communities across the country.
For LGBTQI2+ people, choosing to come out about their sexual orientation or gender identity within their church community can be a significant decision. This webinar on Wednesday, February 15, will equip ministers, elders, youth leaders and other pastoral care providers to respond well when members of their communities come out, and provide information about how to offer appropriate supports.
The national church is looking for photos of doors, entrances and gates to use on bulletin covers and showcase in the newspaper and the 2024 edition of the PCC Wall Calendar. We invite you to send us any images from the lives of the church’s ministries or people that represent crossings, meeting places and opportunities for renewal and change.
We pray for congregations as they prepare and gather for their annual meetings.
Join us for an online course, beginning January 2023, led by John Roberto, author of Lifelong Faith: Formation for All Ages and Generations, as we explore the essential elements for developing lifelong faith formation.
We give thanks for the many gifts that LGBTQI2+ people bring to the church’s mission and ministry.