Inspired by God, we are Christ’s people in Bermuda and NS,
loving each other,
empowered by the Holy Spirit.
To become a transformed, courageous, Spirit-filled community,
risking discipleship based on the radical love of Jesus.
Connecting and strengthening communities of faith by:
- Living into expansive belonging
- Growing compassionate leadership
- Nurturing creative ways of Christian vitality
- Uniting by effective communication
- Sharing and living the Good News
- Modelling Christ’s humility and justice
- Moving forward in hope and generosity
Guidelines: A Community of Faith must be approved by the Regional Council as an approved learning site. The site must provide a budget for the training period with clear identification of the portion of expenses provided by the Community of Faith and the amount...
Guidelines: The fund is open to all ministry candidates and Licensed Lay Worship Leaders who are members of the Regional Council 15 during the current church year, once in a two-year period. The fund will assist with travel costs including accommodation and meals,...
Guidelines: The fund is open to all ministry personnel/lay members within Regional Council 15 during the current church year, once in a two-year period. Programs must be United Church sponsored or endorsed. The types of programs eligible for funding are those that...
Guidelines: Grants from this fund could be used for any of the following, but not limited to: To hire a consultant to work with a community of faith to create a vision and help navigate a path to the future. To help with training or seed money for a new focus in...
Guidelines: To implement facility improvements that result in reductions in the cost of operations, improved access to the facility, establishing connections and outreach to the greater community, implementing new programs, and any other innovations arising from space...
Guidelines: To support needy (financially struggling) communities of faith missions in Nova Scotia. Missions will not receive aid from these funds after having been established ten (10) years. The community of faith will have to provide a financial and missional plan...