Affirm United / S’affirmer Ensemble http://affirmunited.ause.ca In 1982, Affirm was formed to support individual lesbian and gay members of The United Church of Canada and to advocate with the church for their full inclusion.
Communities in Alberta that have an Affirming Ministry Communities of Faith http://affirmunited.ause.ca/alberta/ Who can be Affirming? Any ministry in the United Church of Canada (and beyond!) which has completed the Affirming process, held a public celebration, and committed itself to ongoing action. Our list of Affirming Ministries is constantly growing. It’s divided into 4 categories; the category of “Communities of Faith” (local churches- formerly “congregations”) has been divided by provinces and territories.