Pride flag and umbrella in sanctuary

The United Church celebrates its official Pride Sunday on the first Sunday in June. We encourage you to mark this day and celebrate the lives and ministry of LGBTQIA+ and Two Spirit people in all their diversity.

Worship Ideas

Enfleshed | Worship Service and Communion Liturgy for Affirming PIE Day (51.93 KB): This worship service and communion liturgy is one of two commissioned for Affirming PIE Day 2020 by Affirm United/S'affirmer Ensemble and Affirming Connections from enfleshed, which has its roots in the United Methodist church in the USA and beyond.
Stories from the Heart (36.47 KB): This Pride worship service was created by Linda Hutchinson for use on June 10, 2018 at Sydenham Street United Church, Kingston, Ont.

Music

A Rainbow Is Dancing (1.31 MB): A unison worship song with piano accompaniment for use on Pride Sunday written by Mary-Ellen Kish and Gwen Chapman.
Find a Home Here (681.38 KB): A unison worship song with piano accompaniment written by Mary-Ellen Kish.
Sing Out (591.4 KB): A worship song (unison or SATB) with piano accompaniment written by Mary-Ellen Kish.
With Open Hearts (601.65 KB): A unison worship song with piano accompaniment for use on Pride Sunday written by Mary-Ellen Kish.

Related Material

A Pride Affirmation (12.36 KB): An affirming prayer by Rev. Don Uhryniw.
PRIDE Prayer (15.16 KB): A prayer for Pride month.