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Shining Waters Regional Council News

Introducing Currents As we make our way as a regional council and experiment with new ways of working, we want to introduce this news bulletin, Currents, one component of our new communication plan which we will share more about in September. From this point forward,...

Call for Nominations

People across the region are invited to express their interest or nominate others who have the gifts to serve in the following leadership roles: Social Justice Commission and Nominations Committee.

Regional Meeting Updates

Our Regional Meeting page has been updated to include information about displays, Church Hub orientation requests and the ceremonial presence of the sacred fire.

RSS United Church of Canada News

  • Voting: What Does Faith Have to Do with It? September 11, 2019
    This fall political candidates will seek your vote and offer a vision of how Canada could operate. People of faith can bring God’s vision of fullness of life for all our relations into the conversation, setting an agenda for the election campaign and the resulting government.
  • Day School Settlement Agreement: Information for Survivors September 3, 2019
    On August 19, 2019, the Federal Court approved a nation-wide class settlement to compensate Day School survivors for harms suffered while attending Federal Indian Day Schools and Federal Day Schools.
  • GC43 Record of Proceedings 2018 Now Online August 14, 2019
     The Record of Proceedings of the 43rd General Council 2018 is now available on United Church Commons.  
  • National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering Concludes August 12, 2019
    Indigenous members of The United Church of Canada attending the National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering reached a consensus to create a new national Indigenous spiritual organization and have elected a new council to lead it. 
  • "Our Act of Decolonizing:" Indigenous Spiritual Gathering August 2, 2019
       The National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering will take place August 8–11, 2019 on the territory of the Chippewas of Rama.