Bishop’s Notes – December 21, 2009

Dear Colleagues, 

 

There are three appointments to announce (see below) and two new job postings (Executive Director – Arlington Beach Camp and Director of Music and Arts at Wesley Chapel, Toronto).

Christmas greeting

Merry Christmas,

Bishop Keith

P.S.  Remember.  If you are wondering about something related to the FMCIC and its ministry, please send your question to [email protected].

Have a look at Dan Sheffield’s blog: http://sheffield.typepad.com

APPOINTMENTS
– Luke Haggett – Assistant Pastor at Smiths Falls FMC, effective January 1, 2010
– Cameron Montgomery – Pastor at Ecclesiax, Ottawa, effective January 4, 2010
– Rev. Derek Spink – Westdale Park, Napanee, ON, effective June 1, 2010

CHURCHES IN TRANSITION
Interviewing

Whitby FMC, Whitby, ON (Vic & Joan Stonehouse, Interim)

Profiles available / Director of Personnel receiving resumes
St Joseph Island Free Methodist Church, Hilton Beach, ON DOP receiving resumes until January 4
Surrey FMC, Surrey, BC DOP receiving resumes until January 29

Preparing Profile
Asbury FMC, Perth, ON (Alan Adams, Interim)
Avonlea FMC, Avonlea, SK
Bramalea FMC, Brampton, ON
Charlemont FMC, Wallaceburg, ON
Eastern Koinonia, Toronto, ON
Queensway FMC, Niagara Falls, ON
Vennachar FMC, Vennachar, ON
Wawota FMC, Wawota, SK

Functioning with approved local arrangements
Butternut Creek, Kingston, ON
Campbell’s Bay FMC, Campbell’s Bay, QC
Enterprise FMC, Enterprise, ON
Killarney FMC, Killarney, MB
Mainstreet Community Church, Kelowna, BC
Malvern Chinese, Toronto, ON
Marmora FMC, Marmora, ON
Mississippi FMC, Mississippi, ON
Richmond Hill Chinese & English Churches, Richmond Hill, ON
Roblin FMC, Roblin, MB
The FreeWay, Oshawa, ON
Timmins FMC, Timmins, ON
Wyevale FMC, Wyevale, ON
Yarker FMC, Yarker, ON

PASTORS IN TRANSITION
Ousman Ali
Jennifer Anderson
Dean Babcock
Glenn Dixon
Linda Dixon
Harold Fox
Tom Gurnick
Larry Hart
Dale Hawley
Kevin Kay
Steve Lougheed
Doug McLeod
Samson Mehari
Paul Millar
Jim Peetoom
Pierre Sanambe
Jennifer Wagar
Scott Woolhead
 
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
– Executive Director – Arlington Beach Camp
– Director of Music and Arts – Wesley Chapel, Toronto
– Youth Pastor – Verona FMC
– Associate Pastor of Mission and Ministry– Arlington Woods FMC, Ottawa, ON

2010 Regional Gatherings
March 20 – Montreal – Rosemont
March 27 – Wesley Chapel
April 17 – Brantford – Freedom Christian Community
May 1 – Arlington Beach Camp
May 8 – Dryden
May 15 – Athens
May 29 – Sault Ste Marie
June 5 – Ellice
June 12 – Merritt

2010 FMCiC Ministers Conferences
September 28-30 – Wesley Acres
October 5-7 – Entheos Retreat Centre (near Calgary)