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Let your adventure in ministry begin here in the Newfoundland and Labrador Conference. This is the most easterly Conference within The United Church of Canada. A Conference whose borders are the same as the provincial borders. It's a place that Microsoft recognizes as having its own time zone. And why not. It's where the sun rises first. It's the newest province with an incredible past. 

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Saturday, 06 February 2016 12:34

Dear Delegates,

In an attempt to accommodate the invitation from the Epworth, Creston-Red Harbour and Burin Pastoral Charges in hosting our annual meeting, we have had to move our meeting date. Last week, we asked you to save a date. Unfortunately, the date we asked you to save interferes with a event being hosted by the East District Christian Development Committee so we have had to work with our inviting Pastoral Charges to secure another date. I apologize for the changes to date but I am happy to inform everyone that we have been able to move our bookings for space and accommodations and there is now a firm place and date.

The 2016 Conference Spring Meeting will be hosted by the Epworth, Creston-Red Harbour and Burin Pastoral Charges on: June 2-5, 2016


Saturday, 06 February 2016 12:30

Thursday, 7 pm. March 3 at George Street United Church

An ecumenical service written by the women of Cuba.

For the Family, All are welcome.

Friday, 05 February 2016 17:13

Dear Delegates,


Warm Greetings!! I am attaching today a brochure(in the full article view) for an upcoming workshop that promises to be very interesting and relevant for us in the United Church today.

The topic of Leadership has become huge lately, and rightly so, the church is in the midst of some major changes. As clergy and lay leaders It is important for us to understand and practice good leadership skills in order to guide our congregations through the present and into the future.

Friday, 05 February 2016 15:00

An updated conference calender is available under the top menu. You can also click full article below and click the attachment.

Thursday, 04 February 2016 14:05



Lent Calendar – 40 Gestures Supporting Mindfulness & Presence. From the Prayer Bench. (free) http://prayerbench.ca/40-gestures-supporting-mindfulness-presence/

Lent Small Group Study: The Trinity & Everyday Spirituality with Dr. Rob Fennell. Listen to a sample of Dr. Fennell's Trinity talks. http://prayerbench.ca/sample-the-trinity-and-everyday-spirituality/ and answers to your questions about Prayer Bench Small Group Studies. http://prayerbench.ca/frequently-asked-questions-about-small-group-studies/ I deeply respect Dr. Fennell for the way he makes theology accessible.

Lent Personal Email Retreat - "I am" – Explore ordinary metaphors from the Wisdom Jesus that help us name the blessings in our lives. http://prayerbench.ca/product/lent-personal-e-mail-retreat-i-am/

The Prayer Bench is hosted by Janice MacLean, and is a Chignecto Presbytery Recognized Ministry of The United Church of Canada


Janice MacLean



Thursday, 28 January 2016 17:44

The "Vacancies" Page has been updated to include new postings for: Fogo Island Pastoral Charge, Bell Island-Portugal Cove Pastoral Charge, NL and Wesleyville-Valleyfield, Pastoral Charge New-Wes-Valley, NL Click Here or on the "Vacancies" menu item above to view all vacancies.

Thursday, 14 January 2016 00:02

Have you thought about serving God through our NL Conference and its many committees? Maybe now is the time. We have several positions that need faithful and gifted people like you to help us do the work of Christ in our time and place. Click the picture or full article link below to review the vacancies for you consideration!

Tuesday, 25 August 2015 12:01

Summer Greetings!


As part of the 100th Anniversary since Beaumont Hamel, religious leaders from this province have been invited to tour the region and participate in a wreath laying and ceremony of remembrance at the site. Newfoundland and Labrador Conference Executive have endorsed the participation of the Executive Secretary in this significant spiritual and historic event. Please find attached (in the full article view) a colour brochure and enrolment form should you wish to participate in this tour. Please note that the registration deadline is March 23, 2016, with travel dates June 25 – July 4, 2016.






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