Tips and resources for members and congregations during the COVID-19 pandemic

Please consult local, provincial, and federal public health agencies for the latest updates on COVID-19 that may affect your community of faith. Below are some resources to support you. Ministry personnel who are seeking support and resources during the pandemic can consult their regional council for assistance that fits with provincial health requirements and regulations. Remember: We are not alone.
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The United Church is accepting donations to support those in the global South who are at greater risk than ever due to COVID-19. Find out how Mission & Service partners are turning compassion into action for those who need it most. The World Council of Churches has collected prayers from around the globe for use during the pandemic.

  • Emergency Funding for Congregations
    • Make a Plan
    • Government Emergency Programs
    • United Church Emergency Support
  • Reopening Churches during COVID-19
  • Governance during the Pandemic
  • Worship Online during COVID-19
  • Stewardship, Finances, and COVID-19
Congregational Finances during the Pandemic: Wed. Dec. 2
Join Erik Mathiesen and Clyde Wells for a treasurers' session where you can ask us anything.
Congregational Finances during the Pandemic: Wed. Nov. 25
Join Erik Mathiesen and Clyde Wells for a session on preparing for 2021 budget.
COVID Means Revamping Minutes for Mission
Minutes for Mission is changing in 2021. The new Your Generosity Matters booklet is being mailed to pastoral charges for the new year.
Taking to the Streets to Deliver Meals and Care
Your gifts through Mission & Service support Our Place Society in delivering meals, shelter, and medical care to street-involved people.
Webinar Highlights COVID’s Impact on People with Disabilities
Mission & Service gifts support disability networking, advocacy, and education work within and beyond the United Church.
Congregational Finances during the Pandemic: Wed. Oct. 28
Join Erik Mathiesen and Clyde Wells for a session on preparing for year-end and the latest on federal subsidy programs.
Struggling to Adjust to COVID-19 in Korea
United Church Co-worker in Mission, John Egger, reports on his experience of ministry in Seoul, Korea during the time of pandemic.
World Food Day Roundup
On World Food Sunday, October 18, join with others across the United Church to respond to hunger and food insecurity.
Peace-Making Ramps Up as Pandemic Heightens Tensions in Asia
Gifts to Mission & Service support peace and reconciliation processes across the globe, including those between Japan and Korea.
Food Is a Helping Hand to Families in Need
Thanks to your support, Florence Gava’s family received a monthly food ration through June and July when they were most in need. Other families just… continue reading