Ruth Denton, from Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario Conference, shares her reflections on being a participant of General Council Youth Forum.
The General Council debates proposals related to ministry designations, terminology, and the requirements for ministry.
The structures and processes of the United Church will be analyzed using the principles and tools of the “Living Faithfully in the Midst of Empire” resource materials.
Mardi Tindal, the church’s new Moderator, will bring to the position a passion for creation, for people, for the diversity of the United Church, and for living in the abundance of God’s grace.
Presbyteries/districts will be asked by remit to change the existing transfer and settlement process that places ordinands and commissionands in pastoral charges.
The Council asks the Executive to preserve the WonderCafe website and learnings from the Emerging Spirit campaign.
Requests for Winnipeg and Ottawa to be the new location of the General Council Office are referred to task group.
Commissioners to the 40th General Council decided they would rather add than subtract from the doctrine section of the United Church’s Basis of Union.
Council makes decisions on various environment, social justice, and church issues.
Mardi Tindal, from Hamilton Conference, has been elected as the next Moderator of The United Church of Canada.
"Come, go down to the potter's house, and there I will let you hear my words." (Jeremiah 18:2)