Areas

Remember the following congregations as they face transitions, seek new leaders, find ways to manage the part time ministry in their local context and begin to understand a new way of being church.

Manitoba West 

  • First United Flin Flon as it seeks new ways to be your church, as it manages ministry without the ACC partnership 
  • Christ, Waldersee and Erickson Lutheran – working with a changing financial context for the next year; Pastor Jim and Deacon Hilde’s leadership, calls renewed, for their work in supporting the wider ministry and the AREA 
  • Lutheran United Church of Thompson as it seeks a full time pastor
  • Pastor Mark Tienfenbach as he seeks call

Manitoba East

  • For the Shared ministry council as it dreams and visions new ways of being church;
  • For the retirees- Jack Frederick and Louis Pellisier who assist the local ministry;
  • Pastor Larry Ulrich’s work as pastoral coordinator;
  • Pastors Richard and Bart, regularly called, who guide the congregations in regular ministry within the AREA
  • Trinity, Thalberg and St Paul, Green Bay as it continues to seek a new pastor;
  • Retiree – Aubrey Hemminger- assisting during this transition

Manitoba South 

  • For the part time supply ministry provided by retirees, lay persons and those on leave from call to Emmmanel, Emerson, Zion, Friedenstahl, St Paul’s, Brunkild
  • For Pastors Terry, Trudy and Leslie and Reverend Melissa who support the wider ministry within the local context
    and their leadership in the AREA

Manitoba Central

  • For the part time supply ministry provided by retirees and laypersons at Ardal-Geysir, Arborg, Riverton Hnausa, Riverton, Lundar, Grace, Ashern, Peace, Moosehorn, Evangelical, Selkirk, St. Peter’s, Teulon
  • For Pastors Les and Erik, regularly called, who support the ministry of the wider church within the local context and for their leadership in the AREA

Northwestern Ontario

  • For retirees and laypersons who provide supply to Trinity, Bergland and Salem, Pass Lake;
  • For Pastors Nancy, Jari and Matthew, regularly called, who support the ministry of the wider church and their leadership in the AREA

Winnipeg North

  • For Pastor John Giroux as he completes full time ministry at Prince of Peace;
  • For Pastors Annemarie, Lynne, Jason, Courtenay and Bruce, regularly called, who support the ministry of the congregations and the leadership of the AREA
  • For retirees who assist with Sunday supply and other wider church ministries
  • For Pastor Bob Jacob, new chair of Lutheran Urban Ministry and the board as it prepares for a transition as Pastor Deb Kerr moves to Calgary for a new call

Winnipeg Central

  • For Pastor Michael Kurtz and Reverend Murray Still, regularly called to support the ministry of their congregations and for their
    support of the AREA ministry
  • For retirees who provide supply ministry to congregations in need
  • For alternate ministries and their pastors- Bishop Susan, ELCIC National office; Pastor Pau Gehrs, National office; Pastor Lynn Granke, chaplain, Victoria General Hospital; Deacon Michele Barr at Bethany Home

Winnipeg South

  • For Pastor Chris Bishopp, newly installed at Faith Lutheran;
  • For Pastors Carol, Rick and David, and Deacon Kris, regularly called, who serve their congregations and provide leadership to the AREA ministry
  • For retirees who provide supply to congregations, for those who support the Beautiful Feet Initiative
  • For pastors in alternate ministries- Pastor Tyler, Pastor Larry,
  • For Pastor Stacy Moroz, on leave from call, discerning next call steps
  • For the ministry of “Spirit Path”, our ecumenical mission in south Winnipeg

Upcoming Events

  1. Reformation Commemoration Service of Holy Communion (Winnipeg, MB)

    October 30 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Lecture Presentation by Dr. Timothy Wengert

    November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Lecture Presentation by Dr. Dirk Lange

    November 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

October 17th, 8:35 am

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October 11th, 3:18 pm

Monday, October 30th, 7:00pm
Lutheran Church of the Cross, Winnipeg

We join in a special service to commemorate 500 years since The 95 Theses were posted, and the Lutheran Reformation began in Germany.

All are welcome to join in this service of Holy Communion!

Event-notice on Synod website:
mnosynod.org/event/reformation-commemoration-service-of-holy-communion-winnipeg-mb/

For more information, contact Pastor Tyler Gingrich:
tgingrich@elcic.ca
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Reformation Commemoration Service of Holy Communion (Winnipeg)

October 30, 2017, 7:00pm - October 30, 2017, 9:00pm

Monday, October 30th, 7:00pm Lutheran Church of the Cross, Winnipeg We join in a special service to commemorate 500 years since The 95 Theses were posted, and the Lutheran Reformation began in German...

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