Rohingya Refugee Crisis

Posted on Nov 21, 2017
Rohingya Refugee Crisis

The First United Church Outreach committee would like you to know that the United Church of Canada is accepting donations to help Mission & Service partners provide relief to the Rohingya people fleeing Myanmar. Please consider a donation. Follow the link below: https://www.gifttool.com/donations/Donate?ID=1955&AID=2274&PID=5609

Caribbean Hurricanes 2017

Posted on Oct 5, 2017
Caribbean Hurricanes 2017

This fall, a series of hurricanes has struck several countries and territories in the Caribbean. And two major earthquakes have shaken Mexico. The United Church of Canada is supporting efforts of global partners to assist people affected by these events. Our membership in the global ACT Alliance provides more ways to help those affected communities. […]

Extreme Hunger Appeal

Posted on Apr 6, 2017
Extreme Hunger Appeal

The United Church of Canada has launched an Extreme Hunger Appeal as the humanitarian crisis in Kenya, Nigeria, Somalia, South Sudan, and Yemen reaches grave levels. Please pray for the millions of people in these countries facing starvation, and for our partners on the ground working to provide relief. Give now to make a difference: […]

First United Facebook page

Posted on Mar 10, 2017
First United Facebook page

The First United Church now has a social media presence on Facebook. Visit, ‘like’ and ‘follow’ the page to be kept informed of church events, happenings and news. You can find the page at https://www.facebook.com/FirstUnitedSC/

Refugee Week

Posted on Jun 23, 2016
Refugee Week

A photo taken at the official proclamation of Refugee Week at City Hall, June 20th. Partnerships : Icasiana De Casa from the Welcome Center, Anika Henderson of the Refugee Sponsorship Working Group, Ms. Heba Etmeh, Mayor Jerrod Shafer, Reverend Annette Taylor and Tammy Israelson of the SCAMA sponsorship group. Swift Current Online Article June 20th, […]

May 15 Welcome

Posted on May 27, 2016
May 15 Welcome

On Sunday, May 15 2016, our congregation officially welcomed the Etmeh’s to our community with a special Interfaith worship service and a pot luck lunch.  We are very grateful to Bashar Sayyed, a member of the local mosque, who gave us a very informative presentation on the Muslim faith. Here is the video local Overtime […]