As we enter a new season of Lent, the Rev. Amanda Currie, Moderator of the 2019 General Assembly, reflects on the significance of this holy time for repentence, confession, forgiveness and love.
On May 7-9, 2020, Presbyterians in Canada are invited to join the National Indigenous Ministry Council for a three-day prayer retreat at the Sandy-Saulteaux Retreat Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
God of compassion, we come again to you with heavy hearts as we weep over the violence, the loss of life, the agony that has marked Spain. We pray for those who had spouses, parents, children, friends killed in Barcelona and Cambrils, give them the comfort you alone can give. [...]
The moderator, Rev. Douglas H. Rollwage, has signed an ecumenical and interfaith letter praying for the work that will take place at the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. The conference takes place November 7–18 in Marrakech, Morocco, and the 18 signatories, who [...]
God of earthquake, wind, and fire, tame the natural forces of chaos and destruction that defy control and that rock and unsettle us. Look in mercy on all who suffer or experience pain through earthquakes and natural disasters. We remember especially this day the people of Japan and Ecuador. Help [...]
129 people killed and more than 350 injured in a series of suicide bombings and shootings in Paris, November 13. 43 people killed and more than 239 injured in twin suicide bomb attacks in Beirut, November 12. 147 killed, mostly students, and more than 79 injured in gun attacks at Garissa [...]