Conference Minister: Embracing the Spirit

Presbytery: 
BC Conference
Location: 
Lower Mainland or elsewhere in BC
Position Title: 
CM: Embracing the Spirit (PT - 17.5)
Description: 
The Embracing the Spirit BC Fund was established as a partnership between Trinity United Church (Vancouver), Vancouver-Burrard Presbytery, and BC Conference in September 2016 from funds generated from the sale of the St. James Community Centre in February 2016. The Fund was established with over $3 million to support new projects. The purpose of the Fund is to encourage the creation of new communities of faith within BC Conference. These new communities of faith include church plants, intentional communities, café ministries, farming or social mission business ministries, and other experiments that fall under the “Fresh Expressions” framework. Financial support for staffing is allowed by the Fund. This position is appointed by the Executive Secretary. The Conference Minister will be supervised by the Conference Personnel Minister/Director of LeaderShift. The Conference Minister will develop and establish the Fund and its programming throughout BC Conference, manage the granting process, and provide mentorship, support and coaching to all grantees.
Application Deadline: 
May 10 2017
Contact Name: 
D. Collier
Contact Email: 
apps6 [at] united-church [dot] ca