The United Church of Canada has elected the Rev. Dr. Carmen Lansdowne, Kwisa’lakw, 47, as its 44th Moderator. She will be the church’s spiritual leader for the next three years. The Rev. Dr. Lansdowne is a member of the Heiltsuk First Nation.
Crossroads has long been in relationship with First United, UCC’s flagship social service mission in Vancouver. Now, we have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to partner with First United in a new way.
News reports of the invasion of Ukraine stir both our hearts and our conscience. As people of faith, The United Church of Canada holds in prayer all those facing fear and violence and seeks the immediate cessation of war.
The right to protest and voice objections are valued in every democratic society. As the Anti-Racism Common Table, we support the right to protest non-violently. We are also moved to express our deep concerns about the current “Freedom Convoys” …