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Reflection: September 16

One of the sayings I learned as a young lad was “Those in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones!”  I learned it from my mom as well as at school.  A more biblical saying might be the one about taking the mote out of our eyes and then only will you be able to see the read on

New Mustard Seed

the Mustard Seed   Current Edition September 2018 read on

The Season of Creation

What is the “Season of Creation”? From 1 September to 4 October, Christians around the world are praying and caring for creation. It’s the “Season of Creation”. read on

Chancel Murals

As a member of our Church Décor Team, Marg Stacey has been for years, creating murals in the area behind the choir loft. These murals reflect the liturgical seasonal themes and are refreshed several times a year. read on

Minister of Music — an Opportunity

A progressive, inclusive and loving congregation of Nelson United Church is seeking a Minister of Music, a skilled musician who can play the organ, the piano and direct our choirs. read on

Reflection: August 19

         As we know, communication is everything.  It was one of the first things that human beings learned that enabled our ancestors to form communities and begin what we now call a culture.  Communication in today’s world is complex and difficult.          As complex and difficult as it might be, there are people who can read on

A Proposal

“Nelson United Church Board Proposal to Build Our Congregation” was presented to the congregation after Worship on Sunday, August 12.  read on

General Council 43

From General Council 43 in Oshawa, ON: On Sunday, July 22, the General Council Remits were ratified by an overwhelming 90% in favour. This, then, commences The United Church of Canada’s move to a three-court model and elimination of presbyteries by January 1, 2019.   read on

The June Mustard Seed

Read the current edition of the NUC newsletter 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