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Category: Climate Change

Early in 2021, the Executive and Commission members of the regional council together attended the four sessions of the United Church’s racial justice training.  That experience informed the spring meeting where time was devoted to Indigenous justice and anti-racism.  It also informed this fall meeting where the traditional Land Acknowledgement shifted from a formula into a reflection.  The title became “Reconciliation Focus” and we considered the nearest First Nations to us, the name of an...

Antler River Watershed Regional Council invites everyone to join us for the livestream of the Celebration of Ministry service on Saturday, October 30th at 7:00pm Preacher, General Secretary, Michael Blair Candidate, Karlene Kimber Communion will be celebrated on the livestream so please have the elements ready. Many thanks to Byron U.C. and their Music Director and Minister for all they are doing to host this service. https://youtu.be/lQTcG6QF2Is If you cannot join the livestream, catch the...

The United Church, in conjunction with For the Love of Creation, is searching for delegates to form a virtual delegation for the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26). The four COP26 goals set by the host countries UK and Italy are a step change in commitments to emissions reduction, strengthening adaptation to climate change impacts, getting finance flowing for climate action and enhancing international collaboration, including for the COP26 campaigns on energy transition, clean...