A Time to Inspire! This is a place to come for inspiration! This webinar is about creativity and play; we will engage vulnerability, humility and an openness to the Spirit, while we share ideas that keep our spirits fed in leading and participating in worship. More Info »
Our discussion will begin with a brief overview of the historical context within which we 21st century Christians are trying to do and be Church today. That discussion will immediately introduce us to the Great Emergence and to the Emergence Christianity that is arising out from, and as a result of, it. We will spend More Info »
The UK have been experiencing significant, exciting church renewal over the past decade; they seem to be about 5–7 years ahead of Canada in the cycle of decline and renewal. Bishop Graham Cray is one of the pioneers of this movement, at the heart of which is the emergence of a variety of missional, contextual, More Info »
The webinar looks at 2 key issues: 1. What is a pioneering leader. There are lots of suggestions of what leaders should be doing but little trying to analyze what pioneering leaders might look like. I will suggest there is not one simple answer to this question but some key issues to consider which impact More Info »
Imagine if every time someone asked you how you were doing, you answered, "living the dream, baby!"... and imagine that you meant it! After participating in the United Church's 2013 Greenbelt Pilgrimage to the Greenbelt Festival in England, a group of ten under-40 ministers from the southern Ontario area gathered to talk about how to More Info »
A small but growing number of voices are sensing the vibrations of a “soul-tsunami” about ready to hit the shores of faith. Where will the waves of this “great awakening” or “great revival” come from—-the wider culture or the church? How will the church respond? Presenter: Leonard Sweet
The GO Project is a United Church of Canada program that serves youth and adults as they discern God’s will for their lives while practicing service, mission and outreach in Canadian host cities. Beginning as a youth mission program, the GO Project has evolved into a program that walks with youth and adults as they More Info »
We are starting off this year's EDGE webinars with an intentional focus on hope! Taking time to ground ourselves in a narrative of hope, by learning about the EDGE network's exciting new project, The Hope Collection. Trisha will tell the story of the Hope Collection, highlight the upcoming resource, and tell some of the stories More Info »
What is God doing on the fringes of Canadian culture? Flying under the radar of pop- Christianity, experimental churches are quietly establishing genuine Kingdom outposts in settings both feared and forgotten. In this session, we will share stories and take a behind the scenes look at new and evolving forms of church. Presenter: Joe Manafo
This webinar will share stories and experiences of the power of reclaiming the healing ministry of Jesus in the 21st Century using the Healing Pathway program. Healing Pathway is a program hosted by Naramata Centre which has helped over 100 congregations develop energy-based healing ministries in the Christian tradition. Congruent with emerging scientific understandings, it More Info »
Reweaving theconnectional fabricthat makes us United.
See some stories of hope
from across Canada and the world.