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Devastating Find at Former Residential School

The Moderator of the PCC shared a letter of condolence with the Star Blanket Cree Nation in Saskatchewan following the devastating find of a fragment of a child’s jawbone at the site of a former residential school.

2023-01-16T16:49:36-05:00January 16th, 2023|Categories: News|Comments Off on Devastating Find at Former Residential School

Frances Carolyn Ritchie

Frances Carolyn Ritchie of Olds, Alberta died unexpectedly on July 27, 2022 at the age of sixty-nine. Frances was born in Toronto, Ontario on January 7, 1953 to Julian A. and Margaret (nee: Smith) Ritchie. An only child, Frances was predeceased by her parents and her Uncle & Aunt, Dick [...]

2023-01-13T14:36:09-05:00January 13th, 2023|Categories: Obituary|Comments Off on Frances Carolyn Ritchie

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Begins January 18, 2023

January 18, 2023, marks the beginning of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity—an annual event that recognizes the diverse expressions of our unity in Christ’s church.

2023-01-09T12:25:28-05:00January 9th, 2023|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Begins January 18, 2023

Religious Leaders from Around the World Condemn Desecration of Historic Protestant Cemetery in Jerusalem

The Presbyterian Church in Canada joins those who have condemned and spoken out against the vandalism and desecration of the historic Protestant cemetery in Jerusalem.

2023-01-06T15:25:53-05:00January 6th, 2023|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Religious Leaders from Around the World Condemn Desecration of Historic Protestant Cemetery in Jerusalem

Coming Out: An Upcoming Webinar on Guidance for Pastoral Care Providers

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.

2023-01-05T11:30:54-05:00January 5th, 2023|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Coming Out: An Upcoming Webinar on Guidance for Pastoral Care Providers

The Rev. Robert Warren Johnson

Peacefully on December 24, 2022, at St. Joseph’s Villa, Dundas, Rev. Robert Warren Johnson died. He was in his 92nd year. Survived by his sister Janice Jankowsky of Colorado and his brother George (Carolyn) Johnson of California as well as nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his wife Lois and brother-in-law [...]

2023-01-03T16:27:56-05:00January 3rd, 2023|Categories: Obituary|Comments Off on The Rev. Robert Warren Johnson

Register for Online Course on Lifelong Faith Formation Beginning in January 2023

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.

2023-01-03T15:29:05-05:00January 3rd, 2023|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Register for Online Course on Lifelong Faith Formation Beginning in January 2023

Prayers, Mission and Social Action Stories for January to March 2023

Daily prayers, Sunday Mission Moments and Social Action Spotlights for January to March 2023 are now available in the latest instalment of the Prayer Partnership.

2022-12-20T16:44:11-05:00December 20th, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: |Comments Off on Prayers, Mission and Social Action Stories for January to March 2023

Open Call for Photos: Doors & Crossings

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.

2023-01-13T14:30:54-05:00December 19th, 2022|Categories: News|Tags: , |Comments Off on Open Call for Photos: Doors & Crossings
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