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Governance

For

  • Governance questions and concerns
  • Correspondence to the Executive
  • General Council issues

Contact: Peter Hartmans,  Canadian Shield Regional Council, Executive Minister

Administration

For

  • Updates to congregational contact information
  • Adding names to mailing lists
  • Registration information for events

Contact: Susan Whitehead, Canadian Shield Regional Council Executive Assistant

Finances

For:

  • Community of faith denominational assessment

Contact: Erik Mathieson, General Council Finance Officer 

For:

  • Mission Support grant applications
  • Capital Assistance grant applications
  • Technology grant applications

Contact Melody Duncanson-Hales, Congregational Support Minister

For:

  • United Church Foundation grants

Contact Melody Duncanson-Hales, Congregational Support Minister or David Armour Executive Minister, Philanthropy

For:

  • CRA and Treasurer inquiries, Presbytery wind-up

Contact: Janet Macdonald 

Pastoral Relations

For: 

  • Notice of Request for Change by Ministry Personnel
  • Notification of Sabbatical leave

Contact
Lillian Roberts, Pastoral Relations Minister, 
Marlene Britton, Office Of Vocation Minister

For:

  • Request to begin Pastoral Relations process by Community of Faith
  • Request for a Pastoral Charge Supervisor
  • Support & training for ministry & personnel committee
  • Liaison officers contact information

Contact: Lillian Roberts, Pastoral Relations Minister

For:

  • Restorative care information & reporting
  • Questions about entering ministry

Contact: Marlene Britton, Office Of Vocation Minister

Stewardship

For:

  • Congregation Giving Planning
  • PAR Donor Statistics
  • Stewardship Resources
  • Mission & Service Resources
  • Legacy Giving (bequests, annuities, etc.)
  • Arranging educational opportunities

Contact: Melody Duncanson-Hales, Congregational Support Minister

Youth Ministry

For:

  • Opportunities for engagement
  • Resources and support

Contact: Melody Duncanson-Hales, Congregational Support Minister

Congregational Support

For:

  • Living Faith Story For Those Not In A Pastoral Relations Process
  • Worship Resources
  • Becoming A Missional Church Workshops & Resources
  • Building Congregation to Congregation Partnerships (amalgamations & shared ministry)

Contact: Any Congregational Support Minister:  Melody Duncanson-Hales, Will Kunder , Rob Smith 

For:

  • Licensed Lay Worship Leaders Information

Contact: Sue Whitehead, Executive Admin

Clusters and Networks

For: 

  • Cluster and network information

Contact: Any Congregational Support Minister:  Melody Duncanson-Hales, Will Kunder , Rob Smith 

Archives

For: 

  • Regional Archives information

Contact: Robin Brunelle, Regional Archivist at rbrunelle@united-church.ca or by phone at:  416-231-7680 ext 1102