CHINOOK WINDS & NORTHERN SPIRIT REGIONS

THE UNITED CHURCH OF CANADA

Effective, January 1, 2019, the Regions of Chinook Winds and Northern Spirit replace Alberta and Northwest Conference. New websites are being developed. Until those websites are up, the Online Directory and News sections continue to be updated here. You can subscribe to e-news from either or both Regions below.

 

Latest News Posts

New Program Support & Administration Associate

Chinook Winds Regional Council is pleased that Chris Mah Poy has begun full-time work with the Region as of March 11, 2019 Chris is the new Program Support and Administration support person for the Region, based out of our office in Okotoks. Much of Chris’s work will...

New Executive Minister Announced

 We are pleased to announce that Treena Duncan has been appointed to be the new Regional Executive Minister for Chinook Winds and Pacific Mountain Regions, starting June 24, 2019. Treena will follow the Rev. Doug Goodwin, long-time Executive Secretary of BC...

Who is My Neighbour? A Gathering for Women

Who is My Neighbour?” April 4 to 6, 2019 Star of the North Retreat Centre,3A St. Vital Ave., St. Albert, AB  Women of The United Church in Alberta and Northwest Territories (Chinook Winds and Northern Spirit Regions) We think you will enjoy and be enriched by the...

Spirituality of Fandom — The Survey!

A Research Project by Rev. Tracy Robertson (minister at St. Thomas United Church) website: www.vilya.com/spirituality-of-fandom/survey Hi! My name is Tracy and I would like to invite you to participate in my crazy project, The Spirituality of Fandom. Spirituality?...

Chinook Winds Regional Commission Update

By Helen Reed, Chair, Chinook Winds Regional Commission Chinook Winds Regional Commission met online on February 8, 2019. During our two hours together we caught up on many different pieces that are coming together for the Region. We continue to build our new...

Thanksgivings for Garth Mundle

It was with great sadness that many of us learned this week that Rev. Dr Garth Mundle died in Ottawa on Monday, January 28. He had a stroke two weeks earlier. Garth is a former principal of St. Stephen’s College in Edmonton and also offered his energetic leadership in...

Born of Wind & Spirit: June 7-8

The first Annual Gathering of the Chinook Winds Region will happen this June 7th and 8th, 2019 at McKillop United Church in Lethbridge, around the theme of “Born of Wind and Spirit.” Things have changed, and continue to change. And while we no longer have some things,...