“Focus Forward” on Saturday

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Council Circle invites you to attend a day long workshop entitled “Focus Forward” on Saturday, September 5th from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. We will be planning our focus and visions for the coming year. If you are curious or … Continue reading →

One more step along the way…. together!

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Congregational Meeting.  Council Circle is calling a congregational meeting for Sunday, Sept. 6th. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss exciting new organizational possibilities including updated job descriptions and a rebuilding of our organizational model. One more step along … Continue reading →

Apples to share?

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Inviting all apples to arrive at KUC before 9:30 a.m. on Sept. 11th, when you’ll be transformed into yummy pie filling for 30 pies!   Need a ride?  Just call Sharon at 250 434-5411 or sharon.rhodes@telus.net. For those who would like to share in … Continue reading →

Join the apple pie “bee”!

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Apples, Welcome! We are having an Apple Pie making day on September 11th here in our wonderful KUC kitchen from 9:30 until we get 30 pies ready for the freezer.  These pies will  be ready for a special occasion coming up … Continue reading →

Worship at Berwick

Berwick on the Park

Thurs. September 10th at 2:30 pm we will hold a United Church worship at Berwick-on-the-Park.

Join LeAnn for a special event!

Leanne Blackert, Camino

“A Walk Across Spain”.  Friday, September 18th  at 6:30 p.m. at Mount Paul United Church – 140 Laburnum St. (North Shore) Join us for a traditional Spanish meal and photos and stories of LeAnn’s big adventure on the Camino! Tickets are $35.00 ($25.00 … Continue reading →

Children Sunday mornings

Godly Play, I wonder

Children’s church will be starting up again on Home Coming Sunday, September 13th. Children aged 3 and up are invited to join Alix for a Godly Play story, wondering time and a snack.   … Continue reading →

Welcome, Ian!

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‘Building Right Relationships with Aboriginal Peoples. ’Sunday September 13, diaconal ministry student Ian McLean begins a ten month learning placement at Kamloops United Church, offering different forums for living out the recommendations of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). More information … Continue reading →

Upcoming events ~ open to the public

all are welcome

‘The Centre for Community and Spiritual Discovery’ at Kamloops United Church The public is warmly invited to attend the following events. Please note that some events require pre-registration through the Kamloops United Church Office 250-372-3020, or by email: kuchurch@shaw.ca. Some events … Continue reading →

International Day of Peace ~ Sept. 21

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In recognition of the UN International Day of Peace on September 21st, George Johnson, Chair of Global at KUC and Chair of the English and Modern Languages Department at TRU, will give a presentation titled: “From War to Peace (of … Continue reading →

Register now for Grief support series

Climber Helping Hand

“Climbing Out of the Valley”. This  grief support series will be held on six Wednesdays, from Sept. 23 to Oct. 28 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Leadership will be by Mary Widmer, Bruce Comrie and members of the Kamloops United Church Pastoral … Continue reading →

Neighbourhood lunch. Join us!

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Soup & Sandwich Lunch      Poster Soup & Sandwich KUC resumes our neighbourhood lunches on Wednesday October 7 Lunched is served between 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. There is a cost for lunch. All are welcome!  Bring a friend! The … Continue reading →

“Spirituality Through Scripture”

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Register now for “Spirituality Through Scripture” Eight Mondays, October 19 to December 7 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. with Chuck Anderson offering leadership. Registration required by October 13. (There is no charge to attend) All are welcome! The first two sessions … Continue reading →

“Painting the Stars”

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Register now for “Painting the Stars” in the” Living the Questions” series will be held on seven Tuesdays, from October 20 to December 1 from 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. with Bruce Comrie offering leadership. Registration required by October 13. All … Continue reading →

Hummin’ Along!

429 Sept 2, 2015

The “429 Housing project” next door to the church is humming!!! Almost all the windows are installed.  Doors are on site.  Work has started to install the elevator which was delivered last week. Dry wall is going up.  Electricians are … Continue reading →

Seeking the Peace of Jerusalem

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Guest worship leader, Rev. Juanita Austin (currently in ministry with the congregation of Sicamous United Church) shared her reflection “Seeking the Peace of Jerusalem” on the life-changing experience of her pilgrimage to Israel and Palestine in November of 2013. Juanita, along … Continue reading →

Calling knitters & crocheters!

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At the June meeting of the Prayer Shawl Ministry group, Muriel Cluett and Lena Storey, residents at The Shores, hosted a luncheon for the members. We look forward to meeting again in September and will welcome new members.  (We’ll let … Continue reading →

In our prayers…

Kelowna OJUC

Okanagan Japanese United Church.    オカナガン日系人合同教. Following the Kamloops- Okanagan Prayer Cycle, this week we pray for the congregation of the Kelowna – Okanagan Japanese United Church and their ministry. … Continue reading →

“Observer” magazine

Observer June 2015

Do you subscribe to the United Church Observer? It’s our denomination’s very own award-winning magazine. Founded in 1829, The United Church Observer is the oldest continuously published magazine in North America, focusing on ethical living, justice and faith. It can … Continue reading →