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
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What’s New on the Site:
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The Moderator Is Coming To Manitou!
The Right Rev. Jordan Cantwell is coming to Manitou Conference!
She will be at the premiere viewing of the Memory Project documentary, “Truly & Humbly: Memories of the First Apology”. This will happen in Sudbury, ON on the night of Tuesday, November 7, 2017. Click here to view the information poster.
The Moderator will also be at the MILC (Manitou Intentional Learning Community) AGM in November 2017. Please click here for more details..
General Council 43 – Youth Forum 2018!
Click here for more information about the GC43 Youth Forum 2018.
Ministry Personnel Retreat 2017!
Click here to learn more about the 2017 Ministry Personnel Retreat.
WE ARE HOME!
We are finally back home. Click here to see the new office!.
Click here to view our upcoming workshops and retreats.
The Conference Office has the “We are all Treaty People” guide and teaching kit that is available for use. This resource is full of fun and engaging activities that will help students learn about the treaty relationship in Ontario.
The guide for Grades 1-8, written by teacher Kelly Crawford from M’Chigeeng First Nation, makes the connections to the Ontario curriculum in the areas of Math, Language, Social Studies and the Arts – based on the book “We are all Treaty People.”
If you would like to borrow the kit, please contact the Conference Office by phone or email at:
319 McKenzie Avenue
North Bay, ON P1B 7E3
Watching a video or DVD at your church? You need a license!
Click here for information about the DVD/Video License offered through Manitou Conference?
Living Into Right Relations (LIRR)
To learn more about the Right Relations, the Manitou Collection and more, click here to get to the LIRR page. Below, you will find a series of communiques prepared by our Manitou Living Into Right Relations. With the endorsement of Conference Executive, the intention is to offer a brief reflection that we hope will find a forum somewhere in your congregational life. Click here to see the full list of M4RR’s.
Manitou Conference Handbook
Now available online, view the Manitou Conference Handbook for 2017-2018 in PDF format. Click here for The United Church of Canada’s Conference Committees and Presbytery Committees guidelines (August 2013).
Letters from the General Secretary
The General Secretary of the United Church of Canada, Nora Sanders, sends out letters to the UCC.
Engaging the priorities
Pastoral Charge Vacancies
Click here for Vacancies around Manitou Conference.