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It is with great sadness that I write to inform you of the death of Mr. Benjamin Snook, retired lay minister, who passed away on April 27, 2016. Visitation will take place at Strathie's Funeral Home, Bonavista on Friday, April 29, 2016 from 10:00am – 10:00pm and Saturday, April 30, 2016 from 10:00am – 12:00pm. Funeral service to take place at 2:00pm on Saturday, April 30, 2016 from Memorial United Church, 37 Church Street, Bonavista.
Please keep Mervie and the entire Snook family in your prayers at this time.
Rev. Heather Sandford
The Campbellton Pastoral Charge has been declared vacant and we are currently seeking a full time Minister. In the event this position is not filled in the near future we are asking for expressions of interest from Ministers (retired) who we might recommend to District for appointment effective Sept.1 and continue for several months. Furnished or unfurnished Manse can be provided.Benefits negotiable. Contact Glenn Hooper @ 709 261 2430 or or Kevin Head @ .
The Call process will continue and applications can be forwarded to either of the above names.
Attached to the full article please find the Registration form and information for the upcoming Spring meeting of Conference, East and West Districts.
Also attached are registration and information for the Children at Conference and Youth at Conference programs. Please distribute widely!
Finally, for your convenience, we have reattached information from the Local Arrangements Committee regarding local accommodations.
Please see the memo attached to the full article regarding the permanant closure of the Grand Falls-Windsor Office.
Greetings members of Conference,
As Chair of East District Christian Development I would like to invite you to take part in this wonderful Continuing Education opportunity form May 13-15th. We have been able to book Dr. John Dominic Crossan (as a friend of mine says, "A Rock Star of Theology") to come and deliver a 4 session lecture series in Newfoundland. Cost of the series is $150. Deadline for registration May 6, 2016.