The United Church of Canada is celebrating WorldPride 2014!
WorldPride is an international celebration of global LGBTTIQQ2SA communities, being held for the first time in North America. The United Church of Canada’s presence at WorldPride is being coordinated by the Toronto Conference Office, with Affirm United/S’affirmer Ensemble, local Affirming Ministries, and the General Council Office.
Check out uccworldpride.com to learn more about:
- Worship Services with the Moderator Right Rev. Gary Paterson – June 22 and 29
- Metropolitan United’s InterFaith Pride Fair and Services – June 21 and 22
- The United Church Marching Float and Marching Group in the Pride Parade – June 29 (everyone is invited to join – church groups are asked to register at http://uccworldpride.com/category/parade/ – scroll down)
- Affirm United’s information booth – June 27-29 (sign up for a shift at the booth).
- A short video of the United Church welcoming the world to Canada for WorldPride 2014 – currently being created, to be posted the week of June 9
- Links to worship resources that your congregation can use at any time
- The WorldPride Human Rights Conference – June 25-27, 2014 at the University of Toronto