Our gifts for Mission & Service support partners working to unite North and South Korea peacefully.

Searching for Peace in the Korean Peninsula

Over 65 years ago, the Korean War ended in an armistice agreement. The agreement created the Demilitarized Zone, or DMZ: a place where the two parts of the country can come together. The two parts of ...

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Wampum-Neechi Program 2019

Our gifts for Mission & Service make the Wampum-Neechi program at Five Oaks Education and Retreat Centre in Paris, Ontario, possible. This week-long program brings together 10 Indigenous and 10 no...

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Loved by Generations: Sherbrooke Lake Camp

Many people who attend summer camp come from a long line of campers, following in the footsteps of their parents and grandparents. That is one of the amazing things about camp—it’s loved by generation...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support overseas personnel and work with global partners.

Past Overseas Personnel: Caroline Macdonald

As we begin Asian Heritage Month, we look back to one of our past overseas personnel, Caroline Macdonald (1874–1931), a missionary to Japan. Born in Wingham, Ontario, she graduated from the University...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support safe drinking water in communities around the world.

Access to Clean Water

Water is sacred—a gift of the Creator and a source of life. Clean water is a cornerstone of public health and a fundamental human right. In 2015, United Nations member states established 17 goals esse...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service help to provide university students with a sanctuary on campus.

Dalhousie University Chaplaincy

Dalhousie University Multifaith Chaplaincy in Halifax, Nova Scotia, offers students a safe place to get a meal on a Monday night. Your gifts to Mission & Service have created this “sanctuary on ca...

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Windsor Downtown Mission

The Downtown Mission of Windsor, Ontario, provides food for the body, nurture for the spirit, shelter for the homeless, advocacy for the impoverished, and opportunity for human growth—all through its ...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support projects that foster reconciliation.

Planting a Path to Reconciliation

Twenty-eight years ago when it was founded, Faith United Church in Kingston, Ontario, bought land near Highway 15 with the vision of creating a church building. Meeting in a local high school, they ev...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service work to create opportunities to be an intercultural church.

White Privilege

Our gifts for Mission & Service work to create opportunities to understand what it means to be an intercultural church. Here is a story about one of those opportunities. Beth Baskin, Program Co...

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Protecting a Child’s Rights

Emmanuel Dennis Ngongo was 13 years old when he came across the Kenya Alliance for Advancement of Children’s Rights (KAACR) through his school’s Child’s Rights Club. KAACR is a long-standing Mission &...

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