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Agenda 2016 (draft)

Here is the draft agenda for the 2016 Rural Ministry Symposium 2016-draft-agenda  (PDF)

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Workshops 2016

A – Forming New Leadership for the Rural Church | Ven. Dr. William Harrison How are we forming effective lay and ordained leaders for the rural church? How can we shape this training? William is Director for Mission and Ministry in the … Continue reading

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Registration

Deadline for Registration: October 31st, 2016. Registration fees cover dinner on Monday and Tuesday and also lunch on Tuesday. To register, Use the online form below, or Complete the Registration Form (both sides) and send it, with a cheque, payable … Continue reading

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Planning Team 2014

Randy Benson—Presbyterian ChurchEric Skillings—United ChurchNaomi Miller —Anglican ChurchLaura Sauder—Evangelical Lutheran Church in CanadaDavid Morris—United ChurchJohn H. Young—United Church

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Map for Crieff Hills Community with GPS location

CHC Location Map with GPS v2.2

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Workshops 2014

Workshops at the Rural Ministry Symposium A. Learning the Stories of Your Congregation and Community We will consider together the questions to ask and how to train the heart to be a “third ear” as we listen for the congregation’s … Continue reading

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Symposium 2014 Brochure

Open this posting for the brochure for the 2014 Symposium Brochure 2014

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John Bowen’s Talks

Part 1 – Recovering our Passion Learning to Fly Again Part 1- Fresh Expression Learning to Fly Again Part 2- Fresh Expression

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Event Planning Team 2012

Junior Hynes—Salvation Army Paul Johnston—Presbyterian Church Ceri Rees—United Church Dave Robinson—Anglican Church Adam Snook—Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada Fred Waters—Salvation Army Jean Wilson—United Church John H. Young—United Church

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Agenda 2012

AGENDA – 2012 RURAL SYMPOSIUM Monday October 22nd 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM Registration 2:00 PM Welcome and Worship 2:30 PM Theme Presentation 1—John Bowen 3:30 PM Break 4:00 PM Kitchen Table Groups 4:45 PM Plenary—Questions/Feedback from Kitchen Table Groups … Continue reading

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Other Panelists 2012

The Rev. Ted McCollum has been Rector of St. Paul’s,Beaverton, for over 16 years, where he lives with his wife and two teenage daughters. St. Paul’s started Spanish Mass services in 2009, and currently has an extensive bilingual (English and Spanish) ministry. He … Continue reading

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Entertainment 2012

Dan Needles explores life where city and country meet. He brings to life the wit and wisdom of the old rural community and shows how those voices still whisper in our ears today. For nearly thirty years his popular Wingfield … Continue reading

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Workshops 2012

You will be able to attend FOUR workshops. On your registration form list your top SIX choices: A – Hanging in There for the Long HaulThis will consist of lecture, stories, and conversation about the positives and negatives of longer stays in … Continue reading

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Theme Speaker: John Bowen

John Bowen has taught evangelism at Wycliffe College in Toronto since 1997. He was born in Wales, came to Canada in 1977, and worked for Inter-Varsity Christian Fellowship for many years. He was educated at Oxford University, Trinity College (Bristol), and McMaster University. He is … Continue reading

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2012 Rural Ministry Symposium Brochure

Download the 2012 Rural Ministry Symposium Brochure

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