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

September’s Generosity, Giving & Gratitude news

By Kathryn Hofley, Financial Development Officer, serving the Prairie Region “By all these lovely tokens, September days are here. With summer’s best of weather and autumn’s best of cheer.” Helen Hunt Jackson Here are September’s stewardship tidbits for your...

Licensed Lay Worship Leader Course offered online

A program of Cambrian Presbytery, MNWO Conference, of The United Church of Canada Sponsored by the Faith and Mission Endowment Fund at The United Church of Canada Foundation and United in Learning  Registration for Unit One (Fall 2018) is now open.  Click HERE for...

Region 2 Staffing Announcement

An Announcement from Ruth Lumax, Chair, Region 2 Commission and Shannon McCarthy, Region 2, 4 and 5 In our new configuration we have confirmed the following staffing positions for Region 2: Pastoral Relations Minister, Region 2: Earl Reaburn Earl will assist the...

News from Region 2 Commission

By Rev. Ruth Lumax, Chair, Region 2 Commission Who are we? We are Region 2 which runs from Highway 13 north to Yellowknife and northwest into British Columbia, and east along the Saskatchewan border. Over 135 preaching points, camps, incorporated ministries from more...

News from the Region 3 Commission

By Rev. Helen Reed, Chair, Region 3 Commission Greetings from the Region 3 Commission. As you will no doubt know by now, the Remits that were approved by the wider church were enacted at GC43 and will come into effect on January 1, 2019. We are now officially working...

Affirming Churches in Calgary Pride

The Calgary Pride Parade brought out a great representation from Affirming Faith Communities and Ministries in the Calgary area on Sunday, September 2, 2018. Faith communities participating in Calgary Pride included McDougall United, St Thomas United, Robert McClure...