Small and rural ministries in the United Church bring real strengths, but they also face unique challenges.
Commissioners at the 43rd General Council went through several rounds of discernment to move forward with proposals on the theme Identity and Vision.
On the final afternoon of the 43rd General Council, commissioners approved and made final amendments to proposals on the theme of Remit Implementation.
In a changing church and world, do we need to update our theological language to reflect a 21st-century context?
The ecumenical, interfaith, and global delegation delivered an impassioned joint statement on justice and partnership on Friday morning.
Can the church become discombobulated, destabilized, and even deranged? This was the challenge delivered in a sermon by the Rev. Philip Peacock, Executive Secretary of the World Communion of Reformed Churches for justice and witness.
Commissioners approved all seven proposals under the theme Intercultural and Dominant Privilege Lenses.
The Rev. Kimberly Heath, President of Bay of Quinte Conference, speaks about her experience of co-hosting GC43.
Rev. Bernice Saulteaux and Rev. Nelson Hart, Leading Elders of the All Native Circle Conference, discuss their impression of General Council on its final day.