The Assembly Council has approved the calling of an online General Assembly between June 6 and 9, 2021. With the cancelling of the 2020 General Assembly due to the pandemic, and the ongoing restrictions that are anticipated to continue in most areas of Canada well into 2021, an online [...]
We pray for individuals and families around the world affected by HIV and AIDS, and we give thanks for community programs supported by Presbyterian World Service & Development in Malawi, working to achieve a world without HIV and AIDS.
Steve Rivers, Canadian country music singer-songwriter and former member of St. David's Presbyterian Church in Campbellville, Ont., has performed a song specially for the first week of Advent, titled “Hope is a star.” Congregations are welcome to use the recording in their worship services or share it with their members.
On January 18–25, 2021, churches are called to participate in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity and nurture ecumenism in Canada. This article offers creative suggestions for celebrating Christian unity this coming January.
December 6, 2020 Isaiah 40:1–11 Psalm 85:1–2, 8–13 2 Peter 3:8–15a Mark 1:1–8
We pray for congregational treasurers as they work diligently in the responsibilities entrusted to them.
We pray for the COVID-19 projects that Presbyterian World Service & Development supports through the ACT Alliance. We pray that these projects offer relief and hope.
We pray for the people, ministries and mission of the Presbytery of Kootenay.
Rev. William “Graham” MacDonald passed peacefully at Lookout Ridge Retirement Home, Fonthill, ON on Friday, November 20, 2020, in his 94th year. Predeceased by his wife Rev. Freda Mae MacDonald (Wade), Graham is survived by his children Dr. Anne of Vienna, Austria, Jim (Theresie Tungilik) of Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, [...]
We pray for interim moderators and search committees as they work to assist congregations in calling a new minister under challenging circumstances during a global pandemic.