At University Hospital, on Thursday, May 19, 2022, now resting and at peace, Margaret Elizabeth (née Needham) McCullough, died in her 94th year. Predeceased by her husband, William “Bill” McCullough (2003). Cherished and very much-loved mother to her only son, Mark McCullough. Sister to Thomas J. (Loretta M.) Needham and [...]
May 26, 2022 Acts 1:1–11 Psalm 47 OR Psalm 93 Ephesians 1:15–23 Luke 24:44–53
We pray for Living Waters Mission, an inner-city mission of the Presbytery of Lindsay-Peterborough in Ontario, which brings hope and comfort to people struggling with addiction and mental health.
(Healing & Reconciliation Sunday)We pray for healing for Indigenous families and communities, both within and outside the church, who are struggling with intergenerational trauma from Residential Schools and other forms of colonial violence. Guide our church and congregations in ways that uphold Indigenous rights and reject anti-Indigenous racism. ━━━━༺❈༻━━━━ We [...]
We pray for those planning the 2022 General Assembly of The Presbyterian Church in Canada, which will meet online beginning June 5.
On May 27, 2021, it was announced that radar had located 215 unmarked graves on the grounds of the former Kamloops Residential School in Kamloops, B.C. In deep sorrow, we invite congregations to hold a moment of silence to honour the children who were forced to attend and those who died.
We give thanks for the mission and ministry of Place of Hope Indigenous Presbyterian Church in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and for the leadership of the Rev. Dr. Margaret Mullin.
We pray for the people, ministries and mission of the Presbytery of Halifax and Lunenburg in Nova Scotia.
We pray for new graduates of our theological colleges who are patiently listening to God and seeking a call to congregational ministry.
(International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia) We pray for an end to all forms of hatred and discrimination that target LGBTQI2+ people. As a church, we have been part of this harm, and we repent.