Youth Forum & Intermediates @ Conference

Posted by on Apr 3, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Youth Forum & Intermediates @ Conference

Register today for Youth Forum & Intermediates @ Conference! May 23rd-26th, Sackville NB   Bursaries are now available! Please fill out the following form to request funding –  $50, $100, or case-by-case. https://marconf.ca/167124-2019-youth-funding-application/ Contact Lauren King (lking@united-church.ca) for more information.  Individuals or churches can make requests on behalf of participants.    I@C (grades 7-9): register here YF (grade 10 […]

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2019 YF and IaC Bursary Application

Posted by on Apr 2, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 2019 YF and IaC Bursary Application

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Invitation to First Annual Regional Council 15 Association of Ministers Meeting

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Invitation to First Annual Regional Council 15 Association of Ministers Meeting

YOU ARE INVITED TO THE FIRST ANNUAL REGIONAL COUNCIL 15 ASSOCIATION OF MINISTERS MEETING   WHEN: Wednesday, May 22nd, 3 to 5 p.m. with social evening following; and Thursday, May 23rd, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.   WHO IS INVITED: All ministry personnel (ordained, diaconal, designated lay), active or retired; retained on the roll; and […]

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Draft Theological & Purpose Statements

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Draft Theological & Purpose Statements

REGION 15 ASSOCIATION OF MINISTERS DRAFT THEOLOGICAL STATEMENT  As an Association of Ministers within Region 15 we affirm the following: Ministry is a Gift, Calling, Profession, and a Job. As a GIFT the ministry of the church comes from God, who invites and empowers the followers of Jesus to engage in the works of love […]

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BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON THE ASSOCIATION OF MINISTERS

Posted by on Mar 19, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON THE ASSOCIATION OF MINISTERS

March  2019 Who are we? This information comes to you from the Association of Ministers Committee for Region 15.  At present the Committee members are Chair: Ross Bartlett, Secretary: Linda Yates, Members: Lori Crocker (Diaconal) and Bill Drysdale (DLM). Obviously, this is a big piece of work and it will not happen overnight.   In our […]

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Official Members to Regional Council

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Reduce single use plastics

Posted by on Jan 23, 2019 in Church In Action, Uncategorized | 1 comment

If you are looking for an action you can take to reduce carbon, cutting out single-use plastic is one step.  You can join others who are urging major grocery chains to create a plan to reduce use of plastics. Here are sample letters sent by one household. Sobey letter Loblaw letter  

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Protected: Mission Support Consultation – Sept. 18, 2018

Posted by on Aug 27, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Protected: Mission Support Consultation – Sept. 18, 2018

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Church in Action Video

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Church In Action, Notices, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Church in Action Video

A glimpse of social justice ministries of Maritime Conference through the years.  This 8-minute video was prepared by the Church in Action Committee for the 93rd Annual Meeting of Maritime Conference in May 2018 and was shown as part of the theme #TrueStory. (film editing by Todd Fraser of Sackville, NB)  

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Letter to UCC Pension Board re: Goldcorp, Inc

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Church In Action, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Letter to UCC Pension Board re: Goldcorp, Inc

At the Annual Meeting of Maritime Conference in May 2018 in Sackville, NB, participants heard Sister Maudilia Lopez Cardona describing the impact that Goldcorp’s Marlin Mine has had in San Miguel Ixtahuacan, Guatemala.  This is a follow-up letter which asks the Pension Board to support demands for reparations from communities affected by the mines. Letter […]

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