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Southwood Church is a southwest Calgary, Spirit-led, biblically-based, transformational community of faith, following Jesus on His mission to change the world. We are seeking a full-time, ordained minister who will provide spiritual leadership and guidance, and work collaboratively with council, staff and teams as we strive to fulfill our mission. The ideal candidate will be energetic and nurturing, with a desire to minister to a diverse congregation. Interested candidates can view our MPR at www.southwoodchurch.ca
. Applications, with resumé and cover letter, should be emailed to email@example.com
As the son of God is shining on the new United Church of Canada, so too he is shining on Clifford Pastoral Charge as we manoeuvre in the new way of calling a full-time Ordained, Diaconal or Recognized DLM. We seek a caring, community-minded, dynamic leader who will help us live out ‘God’s purpose that all people might experience His full love’. We are a two-point charge who work well together under one board. Alsfeldt has a smaller, younger congregation while the larger Knox has a predominantly older congregation. Clifford is located at the hub of the four counties - Wellington, Grey, Bruce and Huron; one hour from Kitchener, Owen Sound and the shores of beautiful Lake Huron. Our JNAC Report can be found at www.cliffordpastoralchargeuc.ca
. Your resumé forwarded to firstname.lastname@example.org
is appreciated by January 18, 2019.
Fort Frances, ON
Knox United Church is an inclusive and caring faith community. Fort Frances is a Canada/USA border town on scenic Rainy Lake. It is the gateway to Sunset Country, an outdoor destination for individual and family activities throughout every season. The small-town atmosphere offers affordable living close to 3 major cities — Thunder Bay, Winnipeg, and Minneapolis. We are searching for a full-time minister (ordained, diaconal or designated lay recognized), one who will lead and inspire our congregation to praise God through caring for one another, as well as offering hope and help to those in need within our church family, the community within which we live, and the world beyond. We look forward to working with a minister who will give us direction, encouragement and creative ideas to help us rejuvenate our ministry with families and all age groups. Now that we have become an accessible, affirming congregation, we also look forward to working with a minister who will help us fulfill our mission of being an inclusive congregation committed to growth and responsible outreach. Applications accepted at email@example.com
Lakefield/Youngs Point, ON
Lakefield-Young’s Point Pastoral Charge, situated in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes, seeks a full-time Ordained Minister of Word, Sacrament and Pastoral Care to lead our two-point charge. Lakefield United serves as a community and ecumenical hub in the historic village of Lakefield. Young’s Point is a smaller, family church, ten minutes north on the Trent Severn waterway. The two are complimentary and have been jointly served for more than a century. Music is an integral part of both worship services. We seek a collaborative, compassionate, imaginative individual to inspire our worship and our work as we grow together as a vibrant and viable community of faith. More information and our Transformation Project and JNAC reports click here
. Please submit your resumé and your Skills, Gifts and Passions Profile document to firstname.lastname@example.org
. Resumés will be accepted until the position is filled. Our congregations are open, kind and keen to greet the future with our new Minister.
Rideau Ferry/Perth, ON
Bethel United Church is seeking a full-time minister (Ordained or Diaconal) due to current Minister retirement. We are seeking a pastor with deep roots in the United Church and its issues, respect of the traditions of The United Church of Canada, who is open to growth and the introduction of new practices. Meaningful, relevant and spiritual messages to a welcoming congregation will be appreciated, working collaboratively with established committees (Property, Trustees, United Church Women, Stewardship) and a part-time secretary, volunteer treasurer, enthusiastic lay leaders, two music directors and a 12-14 person choir. Applications will be accepted until February 28, 2019, or until position is filled. Send applications to Rev. David Timpson at email@example.com
Lawrence Park Community Church (United, Unlimited, Unorthodox), a United Church of Canada congregation, will soon declare a vacancy for a new team minister to begin in January 2019. This position will include preaching, pastoral work and team building with a focus on youth program leadership. The new team minister will play a key role in helping us launch a new evening service which will explore the role of Christianity in the Modern world, with, debates, guest speakers, meals and secular but spiritual music. This bridging of traditional and innovative approaches will require a recruit with flexibility and vision as well as the traditional strong preaching skills. For more information, visit our website: www.lawrenceparkchurch.ca
. We invite applications for this position, please email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome to our corner of paradise, St. Andrews United Church in Williamstown – a storybook church set in a village steeped in Celtic tradition, century homes, wrap around porches and most importantly residents who are actively involved in the community and are proud of it. Located in the middle of a strong and vibrant agricultural area, benefitting from the values of rural living, just 15 minutes east of Cornwall and within commuting distance of Ottawa and Montreal, we call it home. As we continue on our faith journey, we are in search of a full-time Ordained Minister to be part of our church family and community. If you are interested in becoming part of our family, we would love to hear from you. You can find us on the web at www.standrewsunited.org
, or on Facebook @standrewsunitedwilliamstown. For more information on how to apply, contact us at email@example.com
, or visit the conference website at www.montrealandottawaconference.ca/pr-rp
St Paul's United Church is close to a beautiful valley, and halfway between Regina, Sask., and Winnipeg, Man., on #1 Highway. We are a small rural community looking for a full-time minister. If you are an Ordained Minister, Diaconal Minister, or Designated Lay Minister, please apply. Full information can be found in the St Paul's JNAC Report, on the MNWO Conference website, www.mnwo.ca
Do you feel the winds of God? Is it time for an adventure in a great church family in the Northwest Territories? Yellowknife United Church is a welcoming and affirming congregation and we are
seeking a full-time ordained or diaconal minister to lead us in our congregational ministry. We are looking for a minister with excellent worship and preaching skills, an interest in creative outreach, pastoral care, and Christian education for all ages. Our church is located in Northern United Place, built in the 70’s as congregational outreach to the community providing subsidized housing and commercial rental space. Yellowknife, (pop.18,000) the capital of the NWT, is an exciting and challenging small city. An abundance of services such as recreation, health care and education are available here and are comparable to most cities much larger. We are a financially-stable church; offering a manse and an attractive remuneration package. This position can be available as soon as November 2018. Do you feel those winds? For our JNAC package and more information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
We’ve moved into our new church and we have some leftovers! Three choir pews, totalling 63 ft. of red-cushioned seating, wing-style ends. Blond finish in contemporary simple ‘60’s style. Also 3 dark finish altar chairs with red upholstery. Twenty-five tone electronic tubular chimes (to be wired into organ console). Photos available – call 519-348-9977. Best offer, or pay what you can.
Metropolitan United Church 1818-2018
Toronto, ON – Metropolitan United Church 1818-2018 – Please join us in celebrating our 200th Anniversary: Sunday, September 30, 7:30 p.m. - Special Evening Service. Friday, October 19, 7:30 p.m. - Anniversary Organ Concert
. Dr. Ryan Jackson. Saturday, November 3, 7:00 p.m. - Arts Event and Reception
. A multi-media event presenting the history of Metropolitan with drama, music and visuals. Sunday, November 4, 11:00 a.m. - Anniversary Worship Service
. The Rev. Dr. Malcolm Sinclair, Minister of the Congregation. Special musical commissions by the Metropolitan Choir and the Metropolitan Silver Band. Located at 56 Queen Street East, Toronto. For more information, visit www.metunited.ca
, or call 416-363-0331.
Loretto Maryholme Spirituality Centre
Three-Day Silent Retreat - November 13-15. Spend time in this sacred space. Relax, rest and re-focus in an atmosphere of beauty, peace and solitude. Take time to receive the gifts of silence waiting for you. Accommodation, home-cooked meals and spiritual direction are offered as part of these days.
Whispers and Shadows, Guided Retreat - November 30 - December 2. Waiting in hope for new life and light to be revealed... with guided reflections in a quiet atmosphere. Facilitator Jane McDonell, ibvm.
Call 905-476-4013, or email email@example.com to register, or visit www.lorettomaryholme.ca for more details.