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COVID-19: CRA Charities Directorate Resumes Call Centre Operations

This entry is part 17 of 30 in the series COVID-19.

The Charities Directorate announced today that its call centre has resumed operations. Hours of operation are Monday to Friday (except statutory holidays), 9am – 5 pm, local time at 1-800-267-2384. The news release notes that the Directorate is working toward a gradual resumption of other services, such as online registrations. Audit activities… More

Congratulations, Canadian Baptists of Western Canada!

By demonstrating integrity and complying with the CCCC Standards of Accountability, Canadian Baptists of Western Canada has earned the right to display the Seal of Accountability. Extending the Ministry of the Local Church The Canadian Baptists of Western Canada reaches people for Christ by seeking the health and extending the… More

Free Training Centre Online Courses

Free Training Centre Online Courses A note from our CEO, Rev. John Pellowe Christian ministries have been very much on my heart and in my prayers recently. I deeply care for you and your ministry as you face the challenges related to COVID-19. In these unprecedented times, we at CCCC… More

COVID-19: Alberta Suspends In-Person Meetings under Societies Act

This entry is part 15 of 30 in the series COVID-19.

On April 9, 2020 Alberta issued a Ministerial Order that provides the following administrative relief for organizations incorporated under the Societies Act: Obligations to hold in-person meetings are suspended (s 25 Societies Act) but nothing in the suspension precludes a society from holding a remote meeting using video or teleconferencing… More

Coalition Seeks Leave to Intervene

The Canadian Council of Christian Charities is joining with the Christian Legal Fellowship (CLF) and the Association for Reformed Political Action (ARPA) in applying for leave to intervene in the Aga case. The case began when five members of St. Mary’s Cathedral were expelled over an investigation into alleged heresy… More

COVID-19: Churches, Gathering Limits & Virtual Worship

This entry is part 13 of 30 in the series COVID-19.

The combination of closing “non-essential workplaces” and limiting how many people can gather for a service has left some churches wondering if church facilities can be used for virtual worship purposes during this time of self-isolation. In Ontario, CCCC has confirmed that yes, places of worship can broadcasting service while… More