NEWS AND UPDATES FROM FUNDY ST. LAWRENCE DAWNING WATERS AND
REGIONAL COUNCIL 15

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To view upcoming programs at the Tatamagouche Centre please click here.

To view upcoming events at the Atlantic School of Theology please click here.

To view upcoming programs at the United Theological College please click here.


Condolences: Roberta Willena Charlene Harrison

Dear Members of Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council and Regional Council 15, this is to inform you that Rev. Kendall Harrison’s, (Regional Minister)  mother passed away on December 26, 2019. Mrs. Harrison is resting at St. Andrew’s United Church in Plaster Rock, NB, with visitation on Thursday, January 9, 2020 from 11 am – 1 pm with a Celebration of Life to follow at 1:30 pm. Rev. Steven Longmoore is officiating. Interment will be in the Plaster Rock Community Cemetery at a later date.  Mrs. Harrison’s obituary can be viewed here.  Please hold Kendall and his family in your thoughts and prayers.


Covenanting service for Rev. Krista Elizabeth Winn with Cole Harbour Woodside Pastoral Charge and Regional Council 15

The Covenanting service for Rev. Krista Elizabeth Winn with Cole Harbour Woodside Pastoral Charge will be held Sunday January 12, 2020, 10:30 am at the Cole Harbour Woodside United Church,  All welcome.


Covenanting service for Pastor Keith Wiseman DLM with St. Peter’s-Grand River-Loch Lomond Pastoral Charge and Regional Council 15

The Covenanting service for Pastor Keith Wiseman DLM, with the St. Peter’s-Grand River-Loch Lomond Pastoral Charge will be held Sunday, January 26, 2020, 3:00 p.m., at the St. Peter’s United Church in St. Peter’s, Cape Breton.  All welcome.


Tatamagouche Centre is Hiring! Application Deadline January 12, 2020.

Two positions are currently available. Click on the following links to view these positions and to read the letters from the current Executive Director, and the Board of Directors.
Indigenous and Youth Program Coordinator and Executive Director Job descriptions.
Please read the two letters from the Centre regarding this transition. Deadline for applications is January 12th 2020.


Our Mission, Our Vision – Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Gatherings

With four of the eight Our Mission, Our Vision regional gatherings complete and the information being analyzed, the next four meetings have been planned.  Anyone who wishes to attend is welcome to come to the gathering that is most convenient:
Fredericton Area  –  Nashwaaksis United Church, 46 Main St. Fredericton, January 8th @ 7:00 pm
Moncton Area – St Paul’s United Church, 404 Cleveland Ave., Riverview, January 15th @ 7:00 pm
St Andrews Area – Wesley United Church, 77 William St, St Andrews, January 20th @ 7:00 pm
Saint John Area – Hampton United Church, 24 Robb Ct. Hampton, January 21st @ 7:00 pm
Please register ahead of time so we know who and how many to expect.  You can register by emailing alounder@gmail.com or by calling 506-977-1308.


Save the Date – Annual Meeting 2020

The Fundy St. Lawrence Dawning Waters Regional Council and Regional Council 15 annual meetings will be held in Sackville, NB on May 21 – 24, 2020, make sure to mark your calendars.


Maritime UCW Biennial Meeting, Colouring Outside The Lines

The Maritime UCW Biennial Meeting, Colouring Outside The Lines, will be taking place in Riverview, NB, April 24-26, 2020, at St. Paul’s United Church, 404 Cleveland Avenue. Registration forms are now available to attend this three-day gathering. If you need further information, contact Sheri Gould Phone: 506-232-2542 sherigould8@gmail.com Or Anna Peters 506-383-1479 arpeter460@gmail.com View further details here.


2020 Prayer Bench Packages – now available.

A subscription is a convenient way of getting online resources for deepening spirituality year round and at a bundled price. You can read more about all three 2020 subscription packages here: https://prayerbench.ca/2020-subscription-packages/   Learn about the changes in delivery this year and the new resources offered. Subscriptions are available until January 30 and then all resources (except the monthly retreats) will be in the Prayer Bench Shop throughout the year and at full price. In whatever way you come to the Prayer Bench in 2020, through the blog posts, facebook community or occasional newsletters, I  hope you will continue to find support for your spiritual journey and resources for your community of faith. – Janice MacLean. Host of the Prayer Bench.


Maine School of Ministry Courses Winter/Spring 2020

View the available courses here.