We pray for the members and work of the Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations Committee.
(International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples) We pray that all governments uphold the principles of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples so that all Indigenous peoples around the world may thrive.
It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Frederick Lewis Andrew Smollett, husband of almost 62 years of Olive Helen Andrews. Predeceased by his parents Frederick and Eleanor Smollett, and sister Janet Hamilton. He is survived by his children: Lori, Rick (Helen), and Dawn (Dany). grandchildren: Kiyoshi, [...]
August 14, 2022 Isaiah 5:1–7 and Psalm 80:1–2, 8–19 OR Jeremiah 23:23–29 and Psalm 82 Hebrews 11:29–12:2 Luke 12:49–56
We give thanks for the programs of Edmonton Urban Native Ministry in Alberta that provide a sense of belonging, care and inclusion for people of all nations while upholding Indigenous cultural practices.
We give thanks and pray for Presbyterian World Service & Development partners in Ukraine, Syria, Yemen and Afghanistan that deliver aid to those living in conflict zones or unsettled situations.
We give thanks and pray for the Rev. Linda Patton-Cowie of St. Mark’s Presbyterian Church in Orillia, Ontario, who serves as the PCC representative on the Taiwan Ecumenical Forum for Justice and Peace.
We pray for the people who gather and serve at the house churches in the Cariboo region of British Columbia, and we give thanks for their mission and ministry.
The Rev. Matthew Lingard, minister at Trinity Presbyterian Church in Hamilton, Ontario, interviewed Project Ploughshares’ Executive Director Cesar Jaramillo about the need for global nuclear prohibition and how churches can support this vital step toward a world without nuclear weapons.
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