Category: News

Fostering Theological Leadership

The UCC Foundation is hosting an online event on theological leadership, with guests Alan Lai of CCS and Hyeran Kim-Cragg from Emmanuel College.

Diaconal Open House for DLMs

We are hosting an online conversation on Feb 12 for Designated Lay Ministers about what it would mean to be Diaconal.

January CCS Friday – Artificial Intelligence and Pastoral Care

On Jan 26 we hosted an online discussion about how social robots and therapeutic chatbots are already being used in mental health care and the implications this has for the future of pastoral and spiritual care.

Continue Learning in 2024

Ages & Stages, Oppression & Resistance, Relationships, Learning on Purpose – This is the year for you!

Cuba – A Country of Contradictions

Lisa Byer-de Wever reflects on her GPE trip to Cuba.

Partnership as Mission

A new book of essays, edited by Maylanne Maybee and Ken Gray, explores mission in the ACC.

The Call of the Deaconess

Caryn recounted the history of deaconesses in the United Church and reflected on her own call.

Announcing the 2024 Companion of the Centre – Marlene Britton

We are pleased to announce that Marlene Britton will be the recipient of the 2024 Companion of the Centre award.

Merry Christmas

CCS offices will be closed Dec 21 to Jan 4.

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 2023

DOTAC’s calendar of activities and bible studies to call for the elimination of violence against women and girls.

October CCS Friday – Diakonia During Climate Change

On Friday, October 27, 2023 we hosted an online discussion of climate change and how to respond faithfully with Eric Tusz-King and Katrina Martich.

Images from Spiritual Practice 2023

The Spiritual Practice learning circle explored the practices and processes of connecting to the Holy.

Tapestry 2023 Survey Results

This summer we asked our donors what they like to read in their impact report newsletter.

Fall 2023 Tapestry

The Fall Tapestry newsletter is available.

Images from Ministry as Storytelling 2023

Ministry as Storytelling was fun and creative, but also deep