Category Archives: 2010 Symposium

Workshop M: Heart to Heart

Leaders: Jenn Ramer and Lea-Anne Ramer Heart to Heart Workshop Notes Recommended Book List

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Workshop L: Internet Ministry & Accessing Resources for Ministry

Leader: Stephen Johnston Internet Ministry & Accessing Resources for Ministry Internet Ministry Tools – a compiled list

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Workshop I: Children and Youth Ministry: “Small Advantage

Leader: Sue Malpus Session Notes from “Small Advantage” Children and Youth Ministry Workshop

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Workshop E: Shared Ministry

Leader: Rev Martha Tatarnic Shared Ministry – Re-setting the Broken Bones

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Worship

Opening Worship, Monday October 25  The Parable of Two Sons in 4 voices, Opening Worship Morning Worship, Tuesday October 27 Morning Worship, Wednesday October 27 Closing Worship, Wednesday October 27 Prayer Cube meal time prayers. Print this on card stock … Continue reading

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Donors

The following helped with generous donations to the 2010 Rural Ministry Symposium: – Presbytery of Waterloo-Wellington, The Presbyterian Church in Canada – Presbytery of Hamilton, The Presbyterian Church in Canada – Eastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada … Continue reading

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Canadian Rural Church Network

Canadian Rural Church Network Information & Minutes of the 2010 Annual Meeting

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Kitchen Table Discussions Notes

KitchenTable Discussions Notes cover these session topics: – Consumerism: power of consumerism, drives of consumerism, rural/urban connections – Sustainability : community and conversations – Global Food Sustainability – Future of Rural Congregations : viability, growth and demographics – The Church … Continue reading

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Theme Presentation – Rene Van Acker

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Entertainment

Sherry Lawson (nee Douglas), a storyteller, is the middle daughter of  an Ojibway father and Algonkian mother. Raised on the Mnjikaning (Rama) First Nation near Orillia in the very lean 1950’s and 60’s, Sherry continues to live her life by … Continue reading

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Theme Speakers

Two theme presenters will be featured this year.Dr. Gil Waldkoenig, Director, Town and Country Church Institute, Gettysburg P.A., will focus on the church’s witness in environmental concerns as an important resource for community building, sustainable living, and proclamation of the … Continue reading

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Symposium 2010 Planning Team

Rev. Tom Billard, The Presbyterian Church in Canada, Cambridge, ON Major Jim Hann, The Salvation Army, St. Marys, ON Rev. Stephen Johnston, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Brodhagen, ON Rev. Ann Krueger, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, Barrie, ON Rev. … Continue reading

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Workship Listing

Here is a list of the workshops offered in 2010.  A. Rural Ministry 101 Leader: Pat Milliken Through story telling and reflection, explore the realities of ministry in a rural community, where you can encounter the extended family church, the … Continue reading

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Therefore Choose Life – 2010 Symposium

“Therefore Choose Life” is for anyone with an interest in sustaining and renewing rural and small churches or rural communities: clergy or lay; leader or member; student or educator. Through the theme presentations and workshops we will examine how we … Continue reading

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