Viewing: August 13
A summary of online coverage for Day 5 (August 13) of the 40th General Council.
The United Church is calling on the Canadian government to petition the American government to investigate its use of torture.
Meeting in Kelowna, British Columbia, the Council adopted a multi-faceted resolution on August 13, two days after it had repudiated the “provocative, unbalanced and hurtful” language th
The pace quickens as more decisions roll out of the Commissions at the 40th General Council.
After hours of debate and discussion, a decision is reached as to whether or not a congregation has to offer all services to all members.
A reflection by Keith Howard on one of the church's most daring programs, three years after its beginning.
The Commission adopts proposals to make use of technology to help connect people and reduce meeting costs.
All the members of three families are attending General Council.
The Commission adopts a report that defines the responsibilities of ministers in the United Church.
During morning worship members of Youth Forum invited commissioners to pray in a variety of ways.
"Come, go down to the potter's house, and there I will let you hear my words." (Jeremiah 18:2)