This past May and June, Conferences across the country gathered for what may be the last time as the United Church moves towards collapsing our 4-court model to 3 and replacing Presbyteries and Conferences with Regions. In the face of change we continued to hold the ancient rituals of our gatherings, marking beginning, endings and the joy in the gathering itself.
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Rise a Diaconal Ministry!
Three diaconal ministers commissioned.
Retiring or simply awesome, these folks were appreciated for all that they have contributed.
Paddlings of DUCCs
Diaconal ministers, students, explorers and friends gathered at Conference meetings across the country.