We are pleased to announce the appointment of John Skene as First Met’s new Communications Coordinator. John joins the staff august 31st and brings solid credentials and experience to this new position. John has an advanced diploma in Business Administration, majoring in marketing and is a volunteer in several Victoria community programs. The position of Communications Coordinator was recommended by the Succession Planning Task Group last December. John will be responsible for First Met’s internal and most external communication and we are confident he will prove to be a valued addition to the First Met team. Please join us in welcoming John!
Afghan Refugee Sponsorship Project Update:
The two refugees we are sponsoring will likely be arriving very soon and we are collecting furniture and housewares to set up an apartment for them. If you have small housewares, such as dishes, pots and pans, and kitchenware or bed frames you would be able to donate, please contact Kathy Cook, 250-370- 0991 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Enneagram: Nine Faces of the Soul with Allan Saunders, has been postponed. If you wish to be alerted when it is offered at a later date, please contact Allan Saunders.
This week we welcome Kelly Charlton on board as our new Director of Music Ministries. He will be introduced into our Sunday morning worship services as of Aug 16th. He will play at 11am, and observe at 9am. Please do give him a warm welcome and friendly words of encouragement. He is passionate about music, a talented artist, and will have lots to share with us.
Web mail will be directed to email@example.com and linked to his office email.
My last day is Sunday, August 30th, when we will collaborate on some special music.
My appreciation goes to all of those who have been so committed to a smooth transition process. Folks have really been working hard on this, and this will ensure that the start-up of the new church season is well in hand.