Pilgrimage of Prayer

Photo: TANAKA Juuyoh, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 37 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. As the commissioners to GC42 prepare to make a physical pilgrimage to Corner Brook, Newfoundland, we invite the entire United … Continue reading →

“organized chaos shared”

Day 16 -Whatever

Day 16- Whatever The last few weeks have felt hectic to say the least. At the beginning of our journey I had the idea that I would easily be able to post everyday and that inspiration would always be at … Continue reading →

Camp Fun at KUC on Aug.12

Grafton Dinner Fundraiser

A “Summer Wrap-Up and FUNd-raising Dinner will be held Wednesday, August 12 @ KUC. Join us for Camp Grafton’s First Annual Summer Wrap Up and Fundraiser on August 12th at Kamloops United Church.   Doors open at 5pm.   Tickets are available through the camp’s Facebook page or by by … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

36 church and leaves

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 36 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. As the commissioners to GC42 prepare to make a physical pilgrimage to Corner Brook, Newfoundland, we invite the entire United … Continue reading →

Worship Bulletin

GC42 logo

In anticipation of the 42nd General Council of the United Church of Canada, to take place in Corner Brook, Newfoundland from Aug. 8th to 14th, our worship focused on Revelation 21:5.“Behold, I make all things new”: that all creation is … Continue reading →

Solidarity with community ministry

M&S Aug 2.15

IN LIFE, IN DEATH   [Recommended reading for August 2, 2015.]   The Jane Finch Community Ministry operates from a Toronto Community Housing building in the Firgrove community. Since 982 this ministry has been providing support in community development and organizing, … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

Photo: Alice Popkorn, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 35 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. As the commissioners to GC42 prepare to make a physical pilgrimage to Corner Brook, Newfoundland, we invite the entire United Church … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

34 autumn scene

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 34 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. As the commissioners to GC42 prepare to make a physical pilgrimage to Corner Brook, Newfoundland, we invite the entire United … Continue reading →

World Council of Churches / Maia

WCC article

Canadian youth pilgrims: “We have the power to move mountains” Pilgrims visit Wanuskewin heritage site in Saskatchewan – “feeling a deep connection to the earth and First Peoples of our country.” Left to right: Maia Walker, Cassidy Deveau, Aidan Legault, … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

Photo: Rose Braverman, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 33 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. As the commissioners to GC42 prepare to make a physical pilgrimage to Corner Brook, Newfoundland, we invite the entire United … Continue reading →

Billet needed

B&B

A billet is needed for one of the people participating in the “Rolling Justice Bus” coming to Kamloops.  The bus will arrive around 7 pm on Monday, August 24th, and will leave Tuesday morning at 11 for Williams Lake, so … Continue reading →

Outfitting our new friends for travel.

biker with helmet

Refugee Sponsorship: The two refugees we are supporting need bikes and helmets.  If you have a bike to donate or would like to contribute to the price of new helmets, please contact – Lynda F. 250-578-7419 Thank you!  KUC Refugee Resettlement Committee. … Continue reading →

Life is a Mystery: Sept. 11-13

Mackenzie Camp

Help us Celebrate our 11th Annual Women’s Retreat Theme: Life is a Mystery led by Rev. Ivy Thomas Sept. 11-13th at MacKenzie Camp A Women’s Weekend of Fun and Fellowship (Sponsored by the women of Zion United & St. Andrew’s … Continue reading →

You, nature & community?

IMG_0635 Dawne at dock

Potential KUC Multi-Age Camp at Camp Grafton -September 18-20 Weekend Are you interested in participating in a multi-age camp at Camp Grafton this September? If so, the Faith Formation Core Ministry would like to know. We are hoping to offer … Continue reading →

Only Seven Units Left!

7 Units left

Help Us Promote 429 St. Paul – Only Seven Units Left Vision 429 is pleased that over 87% of the units have pre-sold. One of the successful methods in the sale of the units has been the word-of-mouth promotion by … Continue reading →

Get the “low-down”!

Johnson, Kathy

Help Kathy Get Ready for GC42 While Kathy is reading the (massive amount of) paperwork to prepare for her trip to General Council, she would love the opportunity to answer questions or get comments about what she`s working on. After all, the … Continue reading →

Council Circle: 6 Month Review

Circle: round table with 'people'

Council Circle, January to June 2015 actions: –  bimonthly meetings dealt with future visioning as well as current overview, –  produced our yearbook, – made individual contact with our various group ministries in an attempt to listen and celebrate, –  continue … Continue reading →

Connect with GC42: Aug. 8-15

GC42

Streaming videos, chat, and more are all ways that we can connect to the 42nd General Council of the United Church of Canada which is happening in Cornerbrook, Newfoundland, from August 8 to 15.,2015. Live Streaming Video Connect on YouTube Live and … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

Photo: jennie-o, Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 32 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. As the commissioners to GC42 prepare to make a physical pilgrimage to Corner Brook, Newfoundland, we invite the entire United … Continue reading →