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Commissions and Committee Members of

Shining Waters Regional Council

 

Call for nominations to volunteer and serve on these important committees and commissions.

​Shining Waters Regional Council is currently recruiting new members for the following:

• Regional Council Executive
• Communities of Faith Commission
• Grants and Mission Support Committee
• Intentional Interim Ministry Committee
• Pastoral Relations Commission

We will be recruiting for the Social &Ecological Justice Commission and the Intercultural Diversity Commission at a later date.

Please join us for an online town hall meeting on Wednesday, October 13th, 2021 at 7 p.m. to learn more about the role and responsibilities of these commissions and committees. REGISTER FOR THE TOWN HALL HERE

The mandates for each of the commissions and committees can be found here:

Regional Council Executive (PDF | 2 pages)
Communities of Faith Commission (PDF | 3 pages)
Grants and Mission Support Committee – These were two separate committees that are merging and will address the work of both mandates. Grants Review Committee (PDF | 2 pages) and Mission Support Committee (PDF | 2 pages)
Intentional Interim Ministry Committee (PDF | 2 pages)
Pastoral Relations Commission (PDF | 2 pages)

Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 29th, 2021. The Nominations Committee will prayerfully consider all applications and will advise candidates if their name will be put forward for consideration by the Regional Council at its meeting on Saturday, November 13, 2021.

For more information, please contact Jody Maltby: jmaltby@united-church.ca
416-231-7680 or toll free 1-800-268-3781, ext. 6226.

TO APPLY

Applications will be accepted until Friday, October 29th, 2021. The Nominations Committee will prayerfully consider all applications and will advise candidates if their name will be put forward for consideration by the Regional Council at its meeting on Saturday, November 13, 2021.

Please fill out the online nomination form below, or download a hard copy to be mailed in. Please ensure that the hard copy is mailed in time to make the October 29, 2021 deadline. Alternatively, you could scan and email the form to Rachael Howes at rhowes@united-church.ca or call to complete the form over the telephone. Rachael can be reached at 1-800-268-3781, ext. 6144.

APPLICATION FORM

 

  • Information of Person Being Nominated
  • What are your pronouns?
  • We invite you to identify ways that your lived experience reflects the historic and ongoing diversity found within The United Church of Canada, including but not limited to gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, nationality, language, ability and age:
  • Please include the name and location of your community of faith (i.e. Trinity UC - Huntsville)
  • 'Ministry personnel' is a general term that refers to members of the order of ministry, designated lay ministers, candidates serving under appointment, diaconal supply, and ordained supply
  • This is important as online meetings and email corresondence are park of this work.
  • Please select all that apply.