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What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with our God. Micah 6:8

The Presbyterian Church in Canada
Region of Waterloo and County of Wellington
 

XXContact the Presbytery
Congregational Response Team
(Shepherding and Prophetic Role)

Contact the Convenor:
    Rev. Scott McAndless
  Email: smcandless@standrewshespeler.ca

o   Seeks to deepen the resilience and improve the health of congregational systems
o   Supports congregations in ministry transitions
    * Interim Moderators nominated and supported 
    * Exit Interviews
o   Supports congregations in conflict
o   Manages questions of Boundaries
o   Supports congregations exploring closure/amalgamation/dissolution
    * Does this work in liaison with the Property and Finance Team
o   Working group on Pastoral Care:
    * Each September the Team shall nominate a sub-committee (at least 3 ministers and 2 elders) to give pastoral support and/or counselling to professional Church Workers and Presbyters within the bounds.  This sub-committee is responsible to the Presbytery as a whole, through the Congregational Response Team.
o   Sub-Committee on Sexual Abuse and/or Harassment