Camino de Emaús

Camino de Emaús is a vibrant ministry serving hispanophones (mainly from Chile) and francophones in Montreal, thanks in part to support from Mission & Service. In recent years Camino de Emaús c...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support hospital chaplaincies.

A Tiny Baby

The chaplains of Michael Garron Hospital in Toronto have to respond to many situations. Here is one story from a United Church chaplaincy student about her time in the pediatrics ward: I remember ...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service provide financial assistance for ministry personnel facing financial hardship.

Supporting Ministers Financially

The Financial Assistance Committee of The United Church of Canada oversees nine funds to support ministry personnel and lay members during times of extraordinary financial hardship, personal or vocati...

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A Chicken Farm in Kenya

Farmers learn best from one another. The Organization of African Instituted Churches (OAIC) supports farmer-to-farmer knowledge exchange through interactive model farms. OAIC is one of our long-standi...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support Iridesce and the Living Apology Project.

A Way to Heal

Thanks to Affirm United and Mission & Service, the Living Apology Project gave many a place to heal and to learn. Seeing the poems, laments, stories, and pieces of art created by people affected b...

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What Is Camp?

When you first arrive at Pearce Williams Camp in Fingal, Ontario, you immediately encounter a feeling of the sacred. Walking around the grounds, that feeling transforms into the knowledge that God is ...

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Celebrating Black History Month

Black History Month is a time to honour and celebrate the contributions of Black people in Canada and to look at the past while giving thanks as we look forward to the future. The history of Black peo...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support Camp Whitney, where children and youth have fun and explore their faith.

Special Days at Camp Whitney!

Mission & Service provides grants to United Church camps like Camp Whitney in Alberta, where children between the ages of 6 and 15 can explore their relationship with God, nature, and each other. ...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service help support programs at education centres.

Easing Past Ills: Tatamagouche

It’s a beautiful spring day in Nova Scotia, and at Tatamagouche Centre people are scrambling through the underbrush looking for special plants—plants to settle a tummy ache or headache, or plants to h...

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Our gifts for Mission & Service support community ministries.

Holding Space for Life

Our gifts for Mission & Service support community ministries to hold space for those who otherwise would be lost and unknown. A simple candle is lit in the chapel at First United Church in the ...

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