Posted on Jun 6, 2018 in Notices

The announcements for this first week of June include:

  1. General Council Workbook Now Available Online
  2. Minutes of Conference and Digest of Actions
  3. Licensed Lay Worship Leaders LU4: Season of Creation – Let All Creation Sing!
  4. Annual Declaration in Respect to Criminal Charges and/or Criminal Record
  5. Clergy Day Away
  6. Aitken Lectures 2018

1. General Council Workbook Now Available Online

The Workbook, to date, for GC43 is now available online. The contents are not finalized, and new materials will continue to be added.

https://generalcouncil43.ca/council/digital-workbook


2. Minutes of Conference and Digest of Actions

The Minutes of Conference and Digest of Actions are now available online.


3. Licensed Lay Worship Leaders LU4: Season of Creation – Let All Creation Sing!

August 10 – 12 at Tatamagouche Centre 

Instructors: Rev. Robyn Brown-Hewitt, Rev. Joanne McFadden
Program Cost: $250 (tuition, meals & shared accommodations) Single room: $300
Registration deposit: $95.00, residual amount due at program start.
Registration & deposit deadline: July 27, 2018
To Register: www.tatacentre.ca/?r=programs/details&id=2521
Additional Info: Robyn at llwlatlantic@gmail.com

Click here for poster.


4. Annual Declaration in Respect to Criminal Charges and/or Criminal Record

Attention Ministry Personnel! This is the form for the annual declaration of Police Records Check. Click on this link:

https://unitedchurch.formstack.com/forms/annual_declaration

Deadline for completion of this form is June 30th, annually.


5. Clergy Day Away

The idea is to offer a simple format that anyone with the desire and space to do so, can initiate and host a small gathering for colleagues.

The purpose is collegial support and community building around some intentional learning and fun. For information on how to host click here.

For information on attending the first “Clergy Day Away” hosted by Laura Hunter with Linda Yates, July 18-19 click here.

Questions call or email Laura Hunter, Conference Minister at 506-536-1334 x3 or lhunter@marconf.ca


6. Aitken Lectures 2018

July 10 and July 11, 2018, at 7 pm

AST St. Columba Chapel
634 Francklyn Street
Halifax, NS

Both lectures are free and open to the public, but attendees are asked to register (please see Eventbrite links below). More information, including lecture descriptions, is available on our website.

Speaker:
Dr. Fred Kimball Graham, Associate Professor Emeritus, Emmanuel College, Toronto

Contact:
For more information, please contact our Academic Office: academic@astheology.ns.ca

Tuesday, July 10 at 7 pm
Music Ministry: Where Spiritualities of Prayer and Song Meet
Register for this lecture on Eventbrite

Wednesday, July 11 at 7 pm
Ecumenical Convergence in Worship: Past, Present and Future
Register for this lecture on Eventbrite

 

 

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