Congregational Life

Nelson United Church is a vibrant congregation with many things on the go.

In this section of our website are links to our activities and information about Nelson United Church.

We offer two academic scholarships

We are an affirming congregation

Youth Programs

the Mustard Seed, our church newsletter

NUC Marriage Policy

Workplace Violence and Harassment Policy

To do the work of our church we have dedicated people offering their time and talents when and where they are able.

Some of these people are named below:


Youth Minister:   Robin Murray 

New Team Working for You

Nominations Team
Lois Berg, Leah Gray, Joe Woodward, and Nancy Jones as members and David as a consultant is an ad hoc team that will meet when the need arises to fill vacancies. you have an interest in serving a term as a Staff Team Representative or as a Presbytery Representative, please talk to one of the nominating team members.


2015 Annual Report

For the Week of January 6

EPIPHANY SUNDAY       The Feast of Epiphany read on

Draft Proposal # 2

The Board is tentatively calling this position “Nelson United Church Director of Community Engagement.”   It is time for Round #2 for our discussion about a congregational contract position to help us look at our future as a United Church congregation.  We will meet Sunday, January 13th, after church to hear about the Board’s refinement read on

Epiphany, 2019

For many, the Festival of Epiphany is perhaps the least observed celebration of the church year. Immediately following Advent and Christmas, it is often lost in the post-holiday preoccupation with restoring order, paying bills, and getting back to work. In the midst of “getting things back to normal,” celebrating this festival may enrich the good read on

Christmas to the New Year


12 Days of Christmas

 Christmas to Epiphany The Twelve Days of Christmas is a festive Christian season, beginning on Christmas Day (25 December), to celebrate the nativity of Jesus. For some, this period is the same as Christmastide; for others, Christmastide lasts a little longer. The Twelve Days are different from read on

For the Week of December 23

FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT    Expectant Love for the World            White Gift Sunday           “Dream a Dream” Cantata read on

“Dream a Dream” – Cantata

On Sunday, December 23rd during worship there will be a Christmas Cantata performed by our Chancel Choir. The “Dream a Dream” Christmas Cantata was developed by musician/composer Ron Klusmeier read on

For the Week of December 16

THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT               The Gift of the Angels read on


There are 72 members on our UCW list.  Each year, in November, we hold an AGM to disperse the year’s funds that have been amassed through dedicated work and fundraising. This year’s allocations are:                  $10,000 to NUC general funds (to cover the cost of the new hot water heater) read on

For the Week of December 9

SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT                Like a Refiner’s Fire read on