We believe that God’s radical hospitality calls Manitou Conference to:
- Journey into new ways of being church and,
- Understand and engage with the struggle for dignity and economic justice for our neighbours and God’s Creation
The President of Manitou Conference, Maxine McVey, is available to visit your congregation to speak about our Conference Priorities. Would YOU like a visit from her?
Contact her at: [email protected]
What’s New on the Site:
Click here to see what North Bay Presbytery’s I-DYG (Inter-denominational Youth Group) has been up to!
United Future is a live video discussion about the future of the United Church. It is happening Thursday December 5, 2013 at 12:30 p.m (Eastern Time). Click here to learn how to participate!!
250th Anniversary of the 1763 Proclamation
Monday October 7th marked the 250th Anniversary of the 1763 Royal Proclamation (to learn more about the Proclamation of 1763, go to: http://indigenousfoundations.arts.ubc.ca/home/government-policy/royal-proclamation-1763.html )
People gathered at the Union of Ontario Indians office on Monday to mark this anniversary. Click here for pictures and information about the event.
Camp Lorrain Donations:
If you would like to make an online donation to Camp Lorrain, please click the Pay Pal Donate button below. THANK YOU!!!
Check out the What We Do tab to see new updates from KAIROS: Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives, Right Relations Home Group activities and Care for Creation resources from Jim and Donna Sinclair.
Look at our new Crest! Click here to learn about its history.
Right Relations Home Group (RRHG)
To learn more about the the Right Relatons Home Group, the Manitou Art Collection and more, click here or go to the “What We Do” drop-down menu to the RRHG page.
Below, you will find the first in a series of communiques prepared by our Manitou Right Relations Home Group. With the endorsement of Conference Executive, the intention is to offer a brief, monthly reflection that we hope will find a forum somewhere in your congregational life.
Manitou Conference Handbook
Now available online, view the 2012 Manitou Conference Handbook in PDF format.
Weekly Letter from the General Secretary
The General Secretary of the United Church of Canada, Nora Sanders, sends out a weekly letter to the UCC.
Engaging the priorities