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Reflection: December 10 – ADVENT 2

Have you had thoughts like, “Just when it seems we’re getting somewhere… just when it seems I’ve had a little glimpse of peace, something happens and it all goes out the window.” I talked about that with a friend a few days ago; I said that it feels something like a merry-go-round sometimes. But he read on

The December Mustard Seed

Read the December edition of The Mustard Seed read on

Luke 17:11-19 – A Dramatic Dialogue

A dramatic dialogue was written by Rev. David Boyd Ten Lepers, Jesus and Peter  (Click to read or download)   read on

Guatemala Bienestar 

From Mary Ann: An update of the Bienestar project is long overdue but here it is at last. As you may recall, our church community supports an outreach project in Guatemala in collaboration with nursing alumni from Selkirk College. We are working closely with the Cooperative of Nuevo Horizonte (New Horizons), a small village of read on

Support Rights and Protections for Transgender Canadians

The United Church is opposed to discrimination against any person on any basis, including gender identity. Transgender and genderqueer people face ongoing discrimination and can have serious difficulties accessing housing, health care, and employment. They frequently do not receive adequate protection under the law and are too often victims of violence. Trans people deserve to read on

Supporting Nelson Pride

Nelson United Church has supported Pride by marching in the parade every Labour Day weekend for 20 years.  read on

Seven Ways to Raise Children in Faith

What I learned at one of the workshops at the Inspire Conference this spring… Robin Seven Ways to Raise Children in Faith (Using What You Are Already Doing) read on

Children & Youth Programs

Thanks all for a great year of Youth Group meetings! We will start up again in September. In the meantime, if you would like to send us suggestions for next year, read on

Assistance for Fort McMurray

  June 15 2016 Dear sisters and brothers in Christ: Where ever you are – whether you are back in Fort McMurray or still away – know that your church is here for you…   read on

Flying the Colours

You may have noticed that the flags that once adorned the back wall of the sanctuary are now flying freely from the rooftop. Thank you to Bob Steed and Diane Holt for climbing through the small upstairs window to do the job.   We have been asked why they are being displayed and what is read on