The next regular meeting of the Presbytery of Hamilton will be held in St. John's Church,10 Mountain Street, Grimsby, on Tuesday, March 14th., 2017, at 7 pm.
Applications for Position of ClerkThe Presbytery of Hamilton is seeking a new Presbytery Clerk to attend presbytery and Business Committee meetings, to manage the records and correspondence of the presbytery, and to provide guidance on polity and procedure, effective July 1, 2017. Please apply in confidence to the Rev. George Robertson, Convener, Business Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-689-8115). A position description is available upon request. APPLICATION DEADLINE: APRIL 4, 2017.
Introducing Jonathan GallesEvangel Hall Mission (ehm) wishes to introduce Jonathan Galles,their new Spiritual Care Worker, and invites you to share in welcoming him into our community. Jonathan will work with clients, staff and volunteers to develop a vibrant spiritual care program. He will support volunteers who cook and serve during Sunday Community Dinners and is also available to speak to congregations about ehmís work and how the support of individuals, congregations and Presbyteries is changing lives. For more information concerning Jonathan and how to connect with him and the work of Evangel Hall Mission select Meet Jonathan.
New Westminster Choir RecruitingChristine Tiller, Music Director at New Westminster Church, Hamilton, extends an open invitation for all children and adults to join our growing Children's and Adult Choir ministries. Christine is an accomplished and gifted music director, organist and pianist. She brings the joy of hand chimes and related worship arrangements to Sunday service and welcomes all who express a desire to learn and enjoy many forms of vocal and musical expression. Please contact Christine Tiller at 905-630-4559 or email at email@example.com for details.
Congregational Health AssessmentsAt its meeting in January 2017 the Presbytery will be considering the matter of Congregational Health Assessments. The related documentation is as follows;
Video: Congregational Health Assessments
Congregational Health Criteria
Congregational Health Report Form for use by Sessions
Joint Report of Visitation-Business Comm. in Nov. 2016
Introducing the Churches in the Presbytery
News from the Churches
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Business Meetings in the Presbytery
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