Pilgrimage of Prayer

7 world in hands sketch

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 7 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

6 First Nations

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 6 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 →

Sunday is Food Bank Sunday

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In addition to regular donations, we have been asked to help a family with a very autistic child.  He will eat only very specific things and only specific brands.  They have been getting help from the food bank for the rest of the family, but … Continue reading →

Maia & “church history”

Maia

Over the last week I have spent a lot of time in the BC Conference office reading proposals and reports and becoming familiar with the current issues, concerns, projects, and celebrations with in the church. But yesterday I was able … Continue reading →

Refugees Arrive July 9

Welcome (in Farsi)

From the KUC Refugee Resettlement Group: Our two newly sponsored refugees will be arriving in Kamloops on July 9th.   We would be delighted to have some of you at the airport to welcome our new comers. 7:28 pm, Thurs. July 9, … Continue reading →

What’s a Good Church For?

Photo: Tony Frates, Flickr (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0).

Moderator’s Blog.  Posted on July 3, 2015.  (By Rev. Gary Paterson) When I asked myself this question – “What’s a good church for?” – I found I had a lot of different responses, and ended up writing a very long … Continue reading →

Only 9 Units Left!

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Help Us Promote 429 St. Paul – Only Nine Units Left Vision 429 is pleased that over 80% of the units have pre-sold. One of the successful methods in the sale of the units has been word-of-mouth promotion by our congregation … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

5 To Do list

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 5 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 →

Subscribe to The U.C. Observer!

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 →

July 19, KUC Worship with Plura Hills

Linnea & David

KUC Worshipping at Plura Hills United Church on Sunday, July 19, with Linnea Good. Our congregation has been invited by Plura Hills United Church to worship with them on Sunday, July 19, at 10:00 a.m.  We have accepted their gracious offer, … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

4 laying hands

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 4 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 →

Multi-Age Camp at Grafton?

Camp Grafton

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 … Continue reading →

Questions for Moderator Nominees

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Each week leading up to General Council, we are asking the nominees for Moderator one question to help everyone get to know each of them a little better. Question One:  This one introduces the candidates for UC Moderator. Please click … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

3 sunset-rise cross

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 3 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. Friends, For the past three years, the General Council 42 planning team has been preparing for this important gathering. … Continue reading →

3 in 1 !!

Thrift Store 2

Get yourself a good deal.   Support community ministries.  Contribute to the health of the planet by reusing/recycling!  (Three good things in one act!) The KUC Thrift Store is open Monday to Friday from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm throughout the … Continue reading →

Happy Canada Day!

Canada Day

Happy Canada Day! Let’s celebrate Canada’s 148th birthday today. Enjoy the day wherever you might be. History of Canada Day  Frequently referred to as “Canada’s birthday”, particularly in the popular press, the occasion marks the joining of the British North American … Continue reading →

Pilgrimage of Prayer

2 feet silhouette above

Welcome to the Pilgrimage of Prayer  ~ Day 2 of a 40-day journey of prayer leading us to General Council 42. Friends, For the past three years, the General Council 42 planning team has been preparing for this important gathering. … Continue reading →

Moderator’s gc42 blog

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The Faith of a Pilgrim People Posted on June 29, 2015  by Moderator Gary Paterson, on his blog at http://www.garypaterson.ca/2015/06/29/the-faith-of-a-pilgrim-people/ And so it begins, friends, the 40-day pilgrimage to Corner Brook, where the church will gather in worship and prayer and … Continue reading →

Maia’s pilgrimage…

BC Conf. Office

We received word today from Maia, from Vancouver (along with the accompanying photo).  Her message: “So it begins… – Maia” (Maia, from Kamloops United, is one of BC’s representatives to the national gathering of the United Church, in Corner Brook, … Continue reading →