Making Space

Posted on Feb 18, 2015
Making Space

Perhaps it is related to being an introvert, but I have discovered in myself the need to carefully create ‘space’ in my daily life. Space to ‘breathe’; space to prepare myself to worship; space for creativity; space for the sacred; space for the body, mind, spirit connection; space for Sabbath. I have discovered that I enter […]

Comprehensive Review Update: January 2015

Posted on Feb 12, 2015
Comprehensive Review Update: January 2015

The Comprehensive Review Task Group is delighted to confirm that we plan to share our report and recommendations with the church in early March. We know many of you are eager to see and work with our recommendations in preparation for the 42nd General Council in August, and we have done our very best to […]

Seniors Community Grant Application – March 27 Deadline!

Posted on Feb 10, 2015
Seniors Community Grant Application – March 27 Deadline!

The provincial government has just announced a second opportunity to apply for its Seniors Community Grant Program.  Stream 1 funding awards up to $3,000 for projects that fulfill one or more of the following priorities: Leads to opportunities for seniors to better network and become better integrated into the social fabric of their communities. Encourages […]

Volunteer Ministry

Posted on Feb 8, 2015
Volunteer Ministry

Volunteers are the heart of congregational life. This is good. This is where  ministry happens. -But- Do we take seriously enough preparing, honoring, training, respecting and thanking our volunteers? Can we do better? Thinking about the volunteers in your local church Who is the coordinator of your volunteers? Is there some identified person in a […]

HamPack – February 2015

Posted on Feb 4, 2015
HamPack – February 2015

The following items are included in our February HAMilton PACKage. To see an item click on the link. For more information contact the Conference Office. Early bird online registration for the Annual Meeting of Hamilton Conference (May 29-31, 2015) is now available on the Annual Meeting page. Prices will increase after March 15, 2015! ‘HamPack’ is now available electronically only. All […]