Mennonite Church Canada Update

Mennonite Church Canada Update

Nationwide Worship Services start again for summer

Helping congregations struggling with the ongoing strain of creating online worship is the goal for this season, however, it’s also great for us to join in worship across Mennonite Church Canada. Sherbrooke Mennonite in MCBC kicks it off this Sunday. Find the link on the MC Canada Worship Services page

Mennonite Church Canada joins MCBC in lament of children’s remains discovered at residential school As regional and nationwide church communities we grieve together with all the families and all those who have been impacted by the news of these deaths. We pray for all those who have memories and scars from their time in residential schools and for those who have been retraumatized by this discovery. Full response here

Mennonite Church Canada and ecumenical groups across Canada mobilize around Bill C-15 Bill C-15, an Act respecting the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, is in its second reading by the Senate. Time is running out for it to reach royal assent and ensure that Canada takes a hard look at its laws to make sure they are in line with UN Declaration. Read our story on how why faith groups are mobilizing around the Bill For information on action you can take, visit www.faithinthedeclaration.ca.

Mennonite Church Canada AGM – Saturday, June 19, 2021, 1-2:30 p.m. EDT Join our nationwide community of faith for Mennonite Church Canada’s AGM. Along with our business agenda, we will hear updates from our program directors, enjoy worship and reflect together as joint council members share what God has showed them over the past year. All are welcome. Register here: https://www.mennonitechurch.ca/event/11737-2021-06-19-mennonite-church-canada-agm-2021