We thank God for bringing together racially diverse people in The Presbyterian Church in Canada who are working towards building a more inclusive church community. We also pray for those currently working in the grocery stores to ensure availability of essential supplies for all.
On this Palm Sunday, we pray for PCC-partner, the United Mission in Nepal.
Today, we are praying for the elders on Sessions for their compassionate service within their communities. We also pray for all the parents working from home during this COVID-19 pandemic, managing work and childcare simultaneously.
The latest edition of the PCConnect e-newsletter has now been distributed. This month's PCConnect is a special e-newsletter for congregations in the time of COVID-19.
We pray for all international students studying at the Presbyterian theological colleges.
We pray for all convenors and members of the various committees of the church. We also pray for the doctors and scientists dedicated in their efforts to create a vaccine for COVID-19.
How can congregations offer pastoral care to families and individuals involving death, grief and funerals during an ongoing pandemic, when physical gatherings, services and comforting gestures like hand holding and hugs have to be avoided? The PCC provides guidance on this core pastoral issue under the current circumstances.
Summary of Implications Regarding the Cancellation of the 2020 General Assembly and Pastoral Message from the Moderator
Assembly Council has issued a statement with the summary of implications and proposals regarding the cancellation of the 2020 General Assembly.
We pray for the Committee to Advise with the Moderator.
Helen Mae Sand Peacefully at Mackenzie Health Long Term Care on March 29, 2020 at the age of 96. Beloved wife of the late Eilert (1969). Loving mother of Elizabeth (Gary) Fraser, Richard (Collene) and John (Sue). Wonderful grandma of Eilert (Deborah), Kirsten (Robert), Erik, Alexandra (Dylan), Bruce (Jaclyn), Jennifer, [...]