“As Christians, we must root out fear, and commit to … practices that help us to ground our actions … in love.” — former Moderator Jordan Cantwell
The United Church is committed to becoming an anti-racist church through a continuous struggle against racism. Find out more about this commitment, including how your community of faith can get involved in worship, study, and reflection.
Hard Lessons of Racism Begin at a Young AgeFor International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, Adele Halliday shares difficult experiences of racism her child faces even in the… continue reading
10 Ways to Work Towards Anti-RacismMarch 21 is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. However, the struggle against racism is a continuous effort. Anti-… continue reading
Opposing Symbols of Hate in ProtestsCommitting to becoming an actively anti-racist church includes intentionally opposing signs and systems of racism whenever they are displayed in the… continue reading
Wondering What More You Can Do to Become Anti-Racist?M4M 2021: September 26. Your Mission and Service gifts help support the development of awakening education and learning resources like 40 Days of… continue reading
Anti-Racism and the Federal ElectionThis federal election, ask political candidates how they plan to advance racial equity.
Fresh Off the BoatAriel Siagan raises awareness about the situation of Filipino migrant workers in Canada and calls on the church to respond.
United Church Condemns Attack on Muslim Family in London, ONThe United Church expresses shock and horror over the terrorist attack on three generations of a Muslim family in London, Ontario, and invites people… continue reading
On Racism and White AlliesRev. Sun-Young "Sunny" Kim writes on the need for progressive White people to show humility when it comes to confronting racism.
A Strategic Approach to Tackling RacismMoses Kanhai explores ways to develop a strategic plan to end racism.
Church Makes Historic Declaration to Become Anti-RacistThe United Church aspires to become an anti-racist church, creating a new position to help that happen.
- Awkward Conversations about Racism (171.38 KB) (PDF)
- Ending Racial Harassment: Creating Healthy Congregations (267.58 KB) (PDF)
- How to Be an Ally: Islamophobia at the Intersections (3.99 MB) (PDF)
- United against Racism logo (222.82 KB) (image/jpeg)