BNS Annual Meeting May 10-12, 2024

The 6th Annual Meeting will be held at
Dalhousie Agricultural College (Dal AC), Truro, NS.


Registration will open by March 2024.

Dal AC Campus Map


Youth@Region Registration will open by March 2024.
If you have any questions regarding Y@R please contact Catherine Stuart.


Please contact the Regional Council Office if you have any questions.


Our theme for this year’s annual meeting will be:

Rooted in Faith – Growing in Leadership



Teller Volunteer
Agenda Time Request
Childcare Information Gathering
Committee Meetings Adjacent to the Regional Council Meeting
Display Space Request
Elected Members to Regional Council
Nomination Form – Commissioners
Nomination Form – President-Elect
Workshop Space Request



2024-01-30 To Region re: Retiree, Jubilarian, Workshop Forms
2024-02-02 Elected Members to Council
2024-02-02 Divisions – Written Reports; Agenda Time; Workshop Display and Meeting Space



Elected Members to Regional Council


Nominations will not be accepted from the floor. All nominations must be received by April 19, 2024 at 11:59pm.
Election of 45th General Council Commissioners Announcement
General Council Commissioners Position Description
General Council Commissioners Nomination Form

Nominations for General Council Commissioners
Full List of General Council 45 Commissioners


Celebrating New Ministry

Guidelines for Presenting Stoles


Information Webinars (Pre Annual Meeting)

Webinar Series Memo

Webinar #1: Orientation, Proposals and Commissioners 
Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2024 at 7:00pm-8:30pm

Webinar #2: Division Reports, Budget 2025 and 2023 Audited Statement
Date: Thursday, May 2, 2024 at 7:00pm-8:30pm



Pronoun Information

Why Use My Pronouns?



Regrets Form

If you are unable to attend the Regional Annual Meeting we ask that you let us know by completing the regrets form.




Workshop Space Request



Request for Time on the Agenda

If you would like to request time on the agenda please complete the form. This form must be submitted by March 1, 2024. Requests received after this date will not be processed.



Draft Agenda

Draft Agenda



Reports to Bermuda-Nova Scotia Regional Council

(downloadable PDF of all materials)
President’s Message, Ms. Shauna MacDonald
A Whole People’s Covenant, Holy Manners and Business Procedures
Regional Resource Persons
Indigenous Guest
General Council Representative
Theme Speaker
Consent Motion
Opening Procedural Motion
Executive Ministers Report
Candidates for President-Elect
Candidates for Commissioners
Candidates for Celebration
Division Reports
Other Reports
Jubilarians (2024-02-06)
Retirees (2024-02-06)
Memorial Observances
Draft Agenda


Evaluation Form

On-line Evaluation of the Annual Meeting






Milestones in Ministry

Milestones in Ministry 2024


Sunday Worship Service

We are pleased to share with you the Celebration of Ministries Service, Sunday, May 12, 2024.





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