New Director of Music Ministry: Kelly Charlton
The Music Search Task Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Kelly Charlton as Director of Music Ministry.
Kelly is currently Assistant Director of Music at Christ Church Cathedral where he has been responsible for the parish choir and organ accompaniment at the cathedral’s contemporary service at 9:15. He will join First Met on August 10.
Update: Sanctuary AV Desk Renos
As of Monday morning June 29, the renos on the AV Sanctuary desk begin in the Sanctuary. Paul Jenkins has taken over Jean’s laundry room and has been building the beautiful desk in their home. It is now ready to move to the church with Barry Rolston’s assistance. Thanks Barry! A temporary desk for visuals, sound, and live stream will be set up by Brent Parrish, IT Support and Kevin Mok, AV Co-op Student. Lighting will stay on the old desk.
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Congregational Camp Registration Extended!
We have extended the registration for our 13th Annual Congregational Camp. This year’s camp runs June 26-28. Spots are limited so register today.
Camp & Registration Info
Fran Pollet Appreciation Day
First Met Donated $2,190 for the Nepal Earthquake Relief
A big thank you goes out to all of you who donated to the Nepal Earthquake Relief. Together we collected $2,190 which was sent to the United Church of Canada to be matched by the Canadian government.
Great News for First†Met Sponsored Refugees
Succession Planning Task Group Final Report
The Succession Planning Task Group Report recommendations have been approved by FMUC council. We extend deep thanks to the members of this task group for their dedication and hard work. You are encouraged to read the report to help give you an understanding of the next phase of our transition. A Transition Task Group has been appointed by council to implement the recommendations in the report. Core members of the TTG are Tammy Lindahl, Liane Clark and Clarice Dillman. Others, internally and externally, will be asked to ask help as resources as the process unfolds. Final Report Document (Updated February 23)