The Right Rev. Jordan Cantwell is visiting the Conference from Wednesday, October 4 through Sunday, August 8. You’ll find her five-day schedule below. Also, the Moderator will return to ANW Conference in May for the annual meeting.
Wednesday October 4, 2017 RED DEER
|2:00 – 4:00 pm||Moderator Meets with Ministry Personnel from Red Deer Presbytery at Gaetz United Church in Red Deer|
|4:15 – 5:30pm||Moderator joins with Youth for a Pizza Party at Gaetz United Church|
|6:00 – 8:30pm||Sunnybrook United Church (Red Deer) – Open to anyone interested
The Moderator has been asked to speak on her experiences of places of hope and good news in the Church. The evening will conclude with a time for Q/A.
Thursday October 5, 2017 EDMONTON
|8:00am – 8:30pm
(Full day program)
|The Moderator will be in Edmonton to attend and speak at the Intercultural Ministry Committee Educational Event called An Awkward Conversation at Providence Renewal Centre. (Registration for the event opened in May and is now closed because the venue is at capacity).|
|7:00 – 8:30 pm||Riverbend United Church, Edmonton — Open to anyone interested
The Moderator will speak on racism and offer theological reflection.
Friday October 6, 2017 CALGARY
|Morning||Travel to Calgary|
|11:30 –1:30 pm||Lunch with Active and Retired Minister Personnel at McDougall United Church
|2:00 – 2:30pm||Deer Park United Church – the Moderator will visit and learn about this congregation’s ministry.
|3:00 – 3:30pm||Robert McClure United Church — the Moderator will visit and learn about this congregation’s ministry.
|4:00 – 4:30pm||Symons Valley United Church — the Moderator will visit and learn about this congregation’s ministry.|
|6:00 -10:00pm||An evening with Calgary Youth and Young Adults
The Moderator will spend an evening with youth and young adults from the Calgary area including sharing a meal together. Open to all young people. Many of the people planning to attend Friday night are also involved in the Regional Youth Ministries program. Part of its programming includes the lively Naked Faith worship service that’s held in various United Churches around Calgary once a month.
Saturday October 7, 2017
|10:00 am||Worship at Red Deer Lake United Church, Calgary — — Open to anyone interested|
|10:30 – Including Lunch||Time with the Moderator: The Moderator will speak on where she sees the United Church in the future. There will also be time for Q/A. — Open to anyone interested. If you would like to stay for lunch, Wednesday, Oct 4 is the last day to RSVP to the Calgary Presbytery Office. Email HERE
|Afternoon||Travel to Lethbridge|
Sunday October 8, 2017 LETHBRIDGE
|Morning||Thanksgiving Sunday Service at Southminster United Church. The Moderator will preach the sermon. — Open to anyone interested|
|Afternoon||Travel from Lethbridge to Edmonton|