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About The Canadian Shield Regional Council
The Canadian Shield Regional Council (CSRC) came into existence on January 1, 2019. CSRC is one of sixteen Regional Councils of The United Church of Canada. A Regional Council is a decision-making body responsible to serve and support Communities of Faith within its bounds and provide necessary oversight.
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Ministry with Children and Youth
by ckutchukian on March 27, 2020 at 8:39 pm
A message from the Moderator and resources for those who minister with children and youth.
Clarification: Ontario churches CAN stream worship from their buildings
by ckutchukian on March 26, 2020 at 4:14 pm
Clarification: Ontario churches CAN stream worship from their buildings. This modifies the advice we gave on March 25.
“We Are All Relatives”
by ckutchukian on March 26, 2020 at 3:58 pm
The National Indigenous Elders Council has offered the whole church its wisdom and assurance in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Closure of Church Buildings in Ontario
by ckutchukian on March 25, 2020 at 1:19 pm
In Ontario, church buildings (other than some community services that may fall under the social services category) have not been named as essential, so Ontario church buildings must be closed. We interpret this as not allowing even a small number of people in the church to provide virtual worship.
Supporting Staff through the Pandemic
by ckutchukian on March 23, 2020 at 1:12 pm
With in-person worship being suspended and rental incomes stopped, some communities of faith may be faced with financial concerns Before making any decis.ions about staffing, please contact your regional council to explore options.
Call for Churches to Do More to Address Anti-Black Racism
by ckutchukian on March 20, 2020 at 5:58 pm
Leaders of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, the Anglican Church of Canada, and The United Church of Canada have issued a joint letter calling on churches to do more to address anti-Black racism.