MANDATE: August 2016
  • Notebook / Mandate - August 2016 p4 see here »

  • Partners
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     Mandate - August 2016 
    • Global Mission & Service - "Forging Equality in Three Countries" by Debbie Marshall see here »
    • Community and Justice Work - "Wild Ideas That Work" by Julie McGonegal see here »
    • Global Mission & Service - "A Day in the Life..." by Jim Hodgson see here »
    • Community and Justice Work - "Mentor, Pastor, Friend" by Margot Cudlip see here »
    • Support to Local Ministries - "At Work in the Community" by Ali Smith see here »
    • Global Mission & Service - "Peace Will Come" by Robert Massey see here »
    • Community and Justice Work - "The Power of Language" by Pieta Woolley see here »
    • Community and Justice Work, Faith Formation - "Be Yourself" by The Rev. Jeff Cook see here »
    • Global Mission & Service - "More Birth Attendants Trained in Tanzania" by Debbie Marshall see here »

  • Bible Study 
    - Ministry in the Margins by Won Hur / Mandate - August 2016 p18 see here »

  • Kickstart 
    - Come and See by Kerrie Perry / Mandate - August 2016 p20 - see here »
  • Program Boost - Spiritual Practices: A Mission & Service Installation by Cheryl Curtis and Ruth Noble / Mandate - August 2016 p23 see here »

  • This Worked 
    /Mandate - August 2016 p30 see here »
    • "Can We Count You In?" by Terry Vogt
    • "Celebrating with Gratitude" by The Rev. Terrie Jackson
    • "More Than Paying the Bills" by Jen Dresser
    • "Turning Things Around" by The Rev. Dr. Sheila Macgregor
    • "Flexibility Is Key" by Judy Johnson

  • Partners 
    - Overseas Partners and Canadian Mission & Service Ministries / Mandate - August 2016 p36 
    see here »

MANDATE: August 2015
  • Features / Mandate - August 2015 p9 see here »
    • Global Mission & Service - "Providing Safe Spaces" by Jeff Cook 
    • Theological Education and Ministry Support - "Lay-Led and Strong" by Debbie Marshall
    • Community and Justice Work, Faith Formation - "It Starts with Friendship" by Pieta Woolley
    • Community and Justice Work - "Something to Chew On" by Debbie Marshall
    • Faith Formation - "Youth on the Move" by Alisa Pothier-Merritt
    • Support to Local Ministries - "Grassroots Ecumenism" by Pieta Woolley
    • Global Mission & Service - "Claiming Their Rights" by Gary Kenny
    • Conference Leadership, Faith Formation - "It's My Job" by Ruth Noble

  • Bible Study
     - Called to Be the Church by Ruth Noble / Mandate - August 2015 p18
    see here »
  • Worship - Called to be the Church by Robyn Brown-Hewitt / Mandate - August 2015 p26 see here »

  • This Worked /Mandate - August 2015 p30 see here »
    • "We Have Become Family" by Peter Lougheed
    • "Hand in Hand" by Dawn Vaneyk
    • "Campaign Refresh" by Danielle Ayana James
    • "Flying with a Pilot" by Diane Unruh
    • "Smartie Pants" by Elizabeth Stevenson

  • Partners 
    - Overseas Partners and Canadian Mission & Service Ministries / Mandate - August 2015 p36 
    see here »

MANDATE: August 2014
  • Notebook: Why I Give by The Rev. Tiina K. Cote / Mandate - August 2014 p4 see here »

  • Global Mission & Service: Tanzania “I Thank God We Are Still Alive” - by Pat Elson / Mandate - August 2014 p9  - see here »

  • Theological Education and Ministry Support: Long Distance Learning by The Rev. Jeff Cook / Mandate - August 2014 p10  see here »

  • Feature: A Pilgrim’s Progress - Book proceeds support Mission & Service by Christopher Guly / Mandate - August 2014 p11  see here »

  • Community & Justice Work: In the Bleak Midwinter by Debbie Marshall / Mandate - August 2014 p12  see here »

  •  Support to Local Ministries: The Church Will Remain by Pieta Woolley / Mandate - August 2014 p14  see here »

  •  Community & Justice Work: Get to the Point by Shelley Banks /  Mandate - August 2014 p15 [youth] see here »

  • Global Mission & Service - Strong and Able by Omega Bula / Mandate - August 2014 p16  see here »

  • Faith Formation Theological Education and Ministry Support:  Cross Cultural Camp by Susannah Schmidt / Mandate - August 2014 p17  [youth] see here »

  • Bible Study - Acting for Gods Justice by Hannah Lee / Mandate - August 2014 p18 [bible study] see here »

  • Programs for Adults - What would the United Church look like without Mission & Service by Monica Moore / Mandate - August 2014 p23  see here »

  • Worship: What is the Mission & Service Fund ? worship drama Mandate - August 2014 p26 [worship] see here »

  • This Worked - Not Your Usual Trip to Cuba by Nancy Nourse / Jane Harding / Ken Fanstone / George Feenstra / Kathryn Murray / Mandate - August 2014 p30  see here »

  • Overseas Partners 2014 Mandate - August 2014 p36  see here »

  • Canadian Mission & Service Ministries 2014 Mandate - August 2014 p42 see here »

MANDATE: Kickstart - programs for children and youth
  • Called to Be the Church by Ruth Noble, featured in Mandate - August 2015 p20 see here »
  • Connecting Kids with Mission by Gabrielle McLarty, featured in Mandate - August 2014 p20 [children and youth] [3pp PDF] view / download  here »

  • Making Sense of Mission & Service This outline for a two-hour program uses the five senses to help children understand what Mission & Service is, why it's important, and what they can do to help. Featured in Mandate August 2011. [PDF: 4 pp/701 KB] [children and youth] view / download .doc here »

MANDATE: Worship
  • Mission & Service - In Loving Partnership - a worship service with Gathering, Word, Response, plus hymn and homily notes - by Hans van Nie, Trinity-St. Paul's United Church, Toronto - published in Mandate, August 2013 - view / download pdf here »

  • The Treasure of the Ordinary - a Mission & Service-themed worship service by Don Parsons - "Often the smallest things have changed the world..." Published in Mandate, August 2012 view / download pdf here »

  • Building Our House: A Mission & Service Worship Outline  - This complete worship outline includes a short drama and can be used for a Mission & Service service any time during the year. Featured in Mandate magazine August 2011 issue  [PDF: 2 pp/554 KB] view / download .pdf here »

  • Celebrating God's Great Work  - In this Mission & Service worship service, faith, hope, and love are three key concepts undergirding our collective commitment to the Mission & Service Fund. Featured in Mandate magazine August 2010 issue  [PDF: 3 pp/115 KB] view / download .pdf here »

  • Making Sense of Mission & Service This outline for a two-hour program uses the five senses to help children understand what Mission & Service is, why it's important, and what they can do to help. Featured in Mandate magazine August 2011. [PDF: 4 pp/701 KB] [children and youth] view / download .pdf here »

  • What Is the Mission & Service Fund?  - A worship service with drama by Adam Kilner. Featured in Mandate magazine August 2014 . [PDF: 3 pp/96 KB]  view / download .pdf here »

  • Additional worship and prayer  resources  see here »