“Ever Wonder” conference – September 1-3, 2017

For more information visit http://everwonderconference.ca/

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Spring into Song, March 30 in Acme

sringintosongJoin with the Acme United Church choir in “Spring into Song”, a singalong evening featuring the music of Ron Klusmeier.  Thursday, March 30th at 7:00 PM, Acme United Church, 413 Bennett Avenue, Acme AB, admission by donation.  This is a fundraiser for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank.  See you there!

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Congratulations, Linda Ervin!

Linda Ervin, Minister at Claresholm United Church, has been named the “2017 Companion of the Centre for Christian Studies.”  Click on the link below to read more!

Announcing the 2017 Companion of the Centre – Linda Ervin

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Staff Positions – Cochrane

CochraneTwo support staff positions are presently available at St. Andrew’s United Church, Cochrane:

Office Administrator (click for PDF)

Family Ministry Coordinator (click for PDF)

 

Position details and application process are included in the PDFs.

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New Blood – May 4 – 7, 2016 at 5:00 PM BMO Studio Stage, Rosebud, Alberta

new-blood-RSAPresented by Rosebud School of the Arts on May 4,5,6,7, 2016. Adult tickets are$12 in advance & $15 at the door. Reduced rates for students & children.

For more information and tickets visit:
http://rosebudschoolofthearts.com/index.php/new-blood

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NEW BLOOD Theatrical Production: In Response to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action – April 22, 2016

The widely acclaimed production of NEW BLOOD blends traditional Blackfoot music and contemporary music by Peter Gabriel, to create an amazing piece of theatre celebrating Blackfoot history and traditions.

“New Blood” Behind The Scenes from Michael Janke on Vimeo.

New Blood - April 22 '16

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How to encourage the Canadian Government to keep Syrian refugees coming

Peter Vinet/The United Church of Canada The Bakour family, Syrian refugees sponsored for resettlement by Metropolitan United Church, arrive at Pearson airport near Toronto in 2015.

Peter Vinet/The United Church of Canada –  The Bakour family, Syrian refugees sponsored for resettlement by Metropolitan United Church, arrive at Pearson airport near Toronto in 2015.

Here’s a letter you can adapt to sent to the Canadian Immigration Minister as well as your own MP to extend travel support to Syrian refugees. You could also add a section about having more people to speed up speed up the processing and arrival of privately sponsored Syrian Refugees. You can also find an online petition to that effect here.

Letter – http://www.united-church.ca/social-action/act-now/extend-travel-support-syrian-refugees

Petition – https://www.change.org/p/canada-s-immigration-minister-john-mccallum-bring-sponsored-syrian-refugees-to-canada-now?

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