NEWS AND UPDATES FROM REGIONAL COUNCIL 15 (RC15)

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www.ucceast.ca 

Staff Directory

Emergency Response Memos for Regional Council 15 (RC15)       

Making Hope Visible – Podcast


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

Regional Council 15 (RC15) Committee Volunteer form.


Executive Minutes

View the minutes of the Regional Council 15 Executive meetings:
November 4, 2021 approved minutes
December 8, 2021 draft minutes

All past minutes can be found on the Regional website under the About/Minutes tab.


Interested in Pastoral Relations?

Region 15 has need of additional Liaisons to support and facilitate the work of Pastoral Relations. Liaisons offer training and guidance with local committees to prepare Profile materials and position descriptions, and to Search for ministry personnel to serve in ministry in local settings. Both lay members and ministry personnel are eligible to serve as Liaisons. Training sessions will be held in January by Zoom. If you are interested in receiving the training and discerning your Call to the role of Liaison, please contact Regional Minister David Hewitt dhewitt@united-church.ca


Region 15 Open Positions Posted on ChurchHub – January 2022

Wondering about a change? The following positions are posted for Search on ChurchHub. Please see the ChurchHub posting for more detailed information.

Full Time

  • North Highlands
  • Central (Lunenburg)
  • Trinity St. Stephen’s (Amherst)
  • Tatamagouche
  • Parrsborough Shore
  • Kingston
  • First (Truro)

Part Time

  • Newsom (Glace Bay)
  • Walton
  • Clyde-Carleton
  • Cobequid
  • Rivers of Grace (Digby)
  • Upper Londonderry (Masstown)

For consultation and additional information please contact Regional Minister David Hewitt dhewitt@united-church.ca


Prayer Bench Subscription Packages available now until Feb. 1, 2022

Please check out the calendar of resources for the two packages (Personal & Group) here: https://www.canva.com/design/DAEvmg0WoP4/63RFDEL_xqHXs7wo7eMGBg/view?website#4

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Learn more about Prayer Bench Subscriptions and review the free samples: https://prayerbench.ca/shop/  You might want to check out the new Lent Small Group Study too.


NB Power Applies for a 25 Year Licence for Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) will hold public hearings on NB Power’s application for an unprecedented 25 year licence renewal to operate Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station, beginning with Part 1 on January 26 2022.  The Coalition for Responsible Energy Development -New Brunswick (CRED-NB) and the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) have received funding to make a joint intervention in Part 2 hearings on May 4and 5, 2022.  CRED-NB has raised concerns about adequate public participation in a letter to the CNSC.  To Learn more: ihttps://crednb.ca/2021/11/29/nb-power-applies-for-a-25-year-licence/