2015 Federal Election Kit

Posted on Aug 27, 2015
2015 Federal Election Kit

The 2015 Election kit includes background information on 16 election issues as they relate to United Church policy; questions you can ask candidates in your riding; election connections to worship, study groups, children and youth; instructions for planning and participating in an all-candidates meeting; and tips for using the media (including social media).

HamPack – August/September 2015

Posted on Aug 26, 2015
HamPack – August/September 2015

The following items are included in our August/September HAMilton PACKage. To see an item click on the link. For more information contact the Conference Office.  

President’s Blogs from General Council

Posted on Aug 10, 2015
President’s Blogs from General Council

Hamilton Conference President Gord Dunbar will be writing every day from the 42nd General Council in Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador! Check for his daily reflections on the GC Blog page.

Cliff Diving and Erosion at Ryerson

Posted on Aug 7, 2015
Cliff Diving and Erosion at Ryerson

The covenanting service at Ryerson United Church Camp near Turkey Point on Lake Erie was over and I wanted to explore before leaving. As the sultry, summer heat of the day was gradually blown away by a late evening breeze, I ran/jumped down the steep stairs/pathway to the camp’s beach about 60 metres below the […]

Beauty? In Us? Out of the Dust?

Posted on Aug 4, 2015
Beauty? In Us? Out of the Dust?

I was introduced to Silver Lake Camp near Kincardine for the first time in 1968. The camp was one of the institutions brought into the United Church in 1968 by The Evangelical United Brethren upon union that year. My home congregation of Parkminster United in Waterloo had booked the camp for a family camping weekend […]