Category: News

National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering 2019

Hosted by the National Indigenous Council of The United Church of Canada, ”the National Indigenous Spiritual Gathering is to be a forum for listening to and discerning the Creator’s plan; visioning; spiritual nurture; mutual accountability; inspiration; education; youth development; and expressing the voice of the Indigenous community on spirituality and ministry. The Gathering, held every three…
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New Keeper of the Learning Circle

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Susie McPherson Derendy as Keeper of the Learning Circle beginning July 1, 2019. Susie is this year’s graduate of SSSC and also working on completing her M.Div. at Vancouver School of Theology. She is also being ordained to Steinbach United Church in Steinbach, MB and will be…
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Mamawe Ota Askihk – Sharing Life Together Here on Earth

We’re getting ready for another beautiful week of land based learning this summer that will bring together Indigenous and non-Indigenous allys to learn on the land together. Learn more.

March 2019 Newsletter

In this issue read about our amazing students Brian Harper and Joyce Johnson, how the Engage Difference! program made space for wisdom to speak and more news from the Centre. Want to get our newsletter delivered straight to your inbox? Click here.

Crossroads: a reflection on the “Engage Difference!” learning experience

by Min-Goo Kang Fort Garry United Church, Trinity Sunday / May 22, 2016 Text: Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31 I am still figuring out what happened to 18 of us during the course I attended at Sandy-Saulteaux Spiritual Centre in Beausejour last week. A diverse group of people from different parts of the Western Canada came to…
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Fast for 262 on March 6

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission has called Canada to adopt and implement the Declaration as “the framework for reconciliation” (Call to Action #43). Bill C-262 is in the Senate and needs to get to the Standing Committee on Aboriginal Peoples soon, or there won’t be enough time for it to achieve royal assent. We need…
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Remembering Rev. Garth Mundle

We acknowledge with gratitude, the family of Rev. Garth Mundle for their generous suggestion of Sandy-Saulteaux Spiritual Centre as a potential recipient for those looking to honour Garth’s life with a donation. Rev. Mundle was a former principle of St. Stephen’s College. “In the history of St. Stephen’s he is seen as a visionary. His…
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Job Posting: Keeper of the Learning Circle

Sandy-Saulteaux Spiritual Centre is seeking a Keeper of the Learning Circle to oversee the Ministry Training Program including duties of teaching, engaging resource people and elders for the Learning Circle, monitoring progress and shepherding students through the learning process, engaging with student community and church supports, developing curriculum and policies, and engaging the wider educational community…
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December 2018 Newsletter

In this issue read about Elder Connie Budd doing things the Jesus way, our students’ Global Awareness trip to the American Southwest, how a Saskatoon congregation made reconciliation a part of their legacy and more. Want to get our newsletter delivered straight to your inbox? Click here.  

October 2018 Newsletter

In this issue read about General Council 43 and the Calls to the Church, how the name Two-Spirit came to be at SSSC, Learning Circles for 2019, our work on family reunification and more. Want to get our newsletter delivered straight to your inbox? Click here.