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Conseil régional Nakonha:ka Regional Council Gathering (ONLINE) – Spring 2020
May 30, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Called to be the Church
In this time, more than ever, we are called to be the church. Elected lay representatives and ministry personnel of Conseil regional Nakonha:ka Regional Council are called to participate in the Spring Regional Council Gathering, which will be held ONLINE this year, split into two separate half-day events :
- Part 1 – April 25, 2020 from 9 am to noon
- Part 2 – May 30, 2020 from 9 am to noon
The focus of the two meetings will be on existing and developing networks, and on how communities of faith are coping during the pandemic. Click on boxes below to access information about each part of the meeting.
Thanks to Martha Randy for the beautiful photo representing the theme of being called forth.
Preview documents for April 25, 2020
April 25, 2020
- Agenda (DRAFT)
- Decisions of November 2019 gathering:
- updated Governance Handbook
- Decisions and referral documents for business portion of meeting:
2020-04-25_General Annual Meeting_Minutes_Session 1_Decisions_V2 (updated April 23, 2020)
Please also be sure to download and complete expression of interest or nomination forms for positions
on Regional Council Executive (or to be a Commissioner at General Council 44). Deadline to apply for Executive positions is May 20: https://nakonhakaucc.ca/resources/nominations/
Preview documents for May 30, 2020
May 30, 2020
- Agenda –
- Bios of nominees for GC44 commissioners –
Nominees-GC44-E-2020-05-29 (updated May 29, 2020)
- Regional Council Report Book –
2020_RC 13 AGM_Report Book (updated May 28, 2020)
- Decisions and referral documents for business portion of meeting –
2020-05-30_General Annual Meeting_Session 2_Decisions_V3 (updated May 28, 2020)
- Other documents
- Memorial – Rev.Dr. E. Leicester Bigby (added May 28, 2020)
- Community and Justice Leadership Team (added May 28, 2020)
On-line Ministry Support Gatherings
First TUESDAY of the month on Zoom
A time of prayer and reflection, of sharing ideas and resources, and of small group personal sharing
Next Meeting: Tuesday, June 2 at 1:30 pm
For more information, please contact: David-Roger Gagnon DRGagnon@united-church.ca
Online meeting to explore environmental initiatives and partnerships
Monday June 15 at 1 pm
For more information, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Eco-Commoning Project
Learn about Eco-Commoning on Thursdays in June with 3, 90-minute online sessions on commoning, social innovation and social enterprise!
June 11, June 18, June 25 from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
LEARN MORE: email@example.com
YAYA Check-in on Zoom
Youth and young adults are invited every weekday at 3:00 pm to join Shanna and Dana for conversation, jokes, prayer & community.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more info!
*applications are due by June 5, 2020
For more information, consult the Bursaries resource page
SABBATICAL LEAVE 2021
Deadline for submitting an application extended to June 19, 2020.
The Finance & Extension Board invites Ministry Personnel within the Nakonha:ka Regional Council to apply for a three months SABBATICAL LEAVE 2021, a time for reflection, renewal and new perspectives for ministry.
For further information, please contact Renate Sutherland, Chair of the Sabbatical Leave Committee, at 514-695-1970 (email: email@example.com) or access the Sabbatical Leave resource page to submit a preliminary proposal to the Sabbatical Leave Committee.
Presentations and table group notes (post-meeting)
Protocols for gradually re-opening church buildings
presented by Peter Bisset
TABLE GROUP NOTES
Concerns and Ideas about Re-opening Church Buildings (sorted by categories) – updated June 15, 2020
Other presentations will be posted by mid-June