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Entering a church can be scary for people looking for meaning and spirituality. Are we capable of welcoming the person, the stranger, the seeker of meaning who has no experience of the Church? In a context where people are hungry for spirituality, where isolation has reached pandemic proportions and where a significant number of migrants want to create connections within their adopted city, together we will examine how we can be more effective and more courageous in our capacity to invite and...

Join us on Monday, February 26th from 7:00 to 8:30pm EST on zoom. This network is open to all individuals or communities of faith interested in reconciliation with indigenous peoples. Come to share, come to learn! Please contact Reverend Rodney Smith-Merkley with any questions, or see you there! Please note that the Zoom link will arrive in your inbox the morning of the event. Rev. Rodney Smith-Merkley (he/him) Minister for Indigenous Justice and Respectful Relationships East Central Ontario...

Called to Be the Church: The Journey When you are ready to make good stewardship a core part of your community of faith, we are here to help. Each course below has a specific focus, enabling you to set goals, create a plan, and be successful, including both learning and practical elements. Find out more, and register! Getting Started in Stewardship–The place to begin! Communities of faith that start here have better success on their stewardship journey. The 90-minute session and 3 follow-up...

The East Central Ontario Regional Council (ECORC) has Bursary money available to those who are Candidates in the Ordained or Diaconal streams and in school. This money has been made available from the bursary funds of the former Bay of Quinte Conference. The amount of bursaries each year is dependent upon the available funds in the bursary account as well as the number of Candidates applying. For more information and to apply, please visit ECORC Student Bursary Application - East Central...