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

I see through privileges. They are like cataracts

Rev. Alan Richards was asked by the Intercultural Standing Committee to give a theological reflection halfway through the education event on September 27. The following comes from his carefully scribbled notes. You'll find more reflections from participants here. I...

A New Spiritual Adventure of an Intercultural Minister

Rev. Dr OhWang Kwon is minister at Knox United Church, Consort, AB and wrote the following reflection following attending the September 27-28th’s Intercultural Ministry Education Event in Edmonton. You’ll find more Intercultural Ministry Education Reflections here...

Multicultural = No Casseroles!

Karen Dingwall is a member of Robert McClure Church in Calgary and wrote the following reflection following attending the September 27-28th’s Intercultural Ministry Education Event in Edmonton. You’ll find more Intercultural Ministry Education Reflections here Three...

Kathy Yamashita: In Her Own Words

Dr Kathy Yamashita has served both her church as a volunteer and her community as a family physician for many years. She will be Alberta and Northwest Conference's final president as it moves into two regions. During her tenure, I frequently work with Kathy via email....

Historical Society to meet on November 3

The Alberta and Northwest Conference Historical Society Annual General Meeting Saturday, November 3, 2018 from 10:00 A.M. till 2:00 P.M. Riverbend United Church 14907 45 Avenue NW Edmonton A light lunch will be provided at no charge. Our guest speaker will be the Rev....

Calgary Presbytery Celebration Gala set for December 1

Come and help us celebrate the life and ministry of Calgary Presbytery, which will conclude at year end.  The Gala will take place on Saturday, December 1st, 5 to 9 pm, at the Coast Plaza Hotel, 1316  33rd Street NE in Calgary.  The evening includes dinner, displays,...

Update from Region 3 Commission

By Helen Reed, Chair, Region 3 Commission Greetings from Region 3 Commission. The Commission held an online meeting on September 12, 2018. We are trying to ensure that all our constituents have an opportunity to be part of this establishment of our Region. We are...