The United Church of Canada, like the rest of the country, is mourning the lives lost during the shooting in Nova Scotia this past weekend. The Moderator has written a prayer
for the people of Portapique, NS, and recorded messages of solidarity in both French
. In a personal reflection
, the Rev. Ruth Noble, the United Church’s Mission & Service Engagement Co-ordinator in Toronto, writes about her friend at Berwick Camp, Lisa McCully, one of the victims.
Prayer Vigil for Nova Scotia:
Regional Council 15 (Nova Scotia and Bermuda) held a prayer vigil on Wednesday, April 22, 2020. Over 1600 people joined the vigil unting hearts together across the Region, across the United Church and across Canada. You can view the vigil below.