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Faith and Education Formation Committee

Mandate:
To encourage persons with an interest in special ministries (i.e. camps, youth ministries, Atlantic Training Center, Tatamagouche Center) and to encourage those persons who may have a call to ministry to discern their call to ministry.

 

Responsibilities:
a) To identify needs and types of ministry;
b) Encourage those within communities of faith who may have an interest in leading worship or sense a call to ministry to provide information to assist them and to consider learning opportunities;
c) Encourage learning events for communities of faith for lay leaders and encourage youth to become more involved in their communities of faith and their church as a whole;
d) Identify learning opportunities and share with other communities of faith;
e) Encourage development and production of webinar learning events on new roles within regions;
f) Encourage networking between communities of faith for learning;
g) Produce a webinar or information pamphlets for region on opportunities within the region and encourage completion of interest form for appointment to area of interest on a committee with the region;
h) Learning opportunities for youth, children and intermediates and the Youth and Young Adult Minister be consulted and be an ex officio member of the committee.

 

Composition:
A steering group of eight people from various parts of the region with half appointed for a two year term and the other half for a three year term.  The group may be able to meet by conference call rather than a face-to-face meeting to brain storm on ideas on how to carry out their mandate.