Upcoming Events

Hi:  Here are few reminders of imprtant evenst scheduloed over the next couple of weeks.

Ordinations

Lisa Payne will be ordained a deacon at 7:00 p.m. Liturgy on Sunday, September 23 at Good Shepherd Church, Mt. Pearl.

Beverly Buffett will be ordained a deacon at 7:00 p.m. on Friday September 28 at Holy Trinity Church, Grand Falls.

Continuing Education Program for Clergy Program and Pastoral Workers. The session is available at Queen’s and on-line.

Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. A seminar on Contemplative Spirituality entitled Listening from the Spiritual Heart.

Presenter: Rev’d Dr. Tilden Edwards, an Episcopal priest and the founder of the Shalem Institute for Spiritual Formation

The first hour will be led by our guest presenter, Tilden Edwards, followed by some time of reflection and debriefing on his presentation.

This link will give you more information on our presenter: https://shalem.org/author/tilden-edwards/

 Tuesday October 02 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. A session for Pastoral Workers on Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD).

Presenters are from the Pastoral Care and Ethics Department at Eastern Health.  The Reverends (Dr.) Jacintha Penny, Paul Grimes, Scott Parsons and Fr. Tony Bidgood, CSSR have experience in working within the health care system and with patients, families and staff who struggle with difficult issues and situations.  They are familiar with the challenges MAiD can bring to those in support roles.  They will provide information about the structures and processes, including debriefing sessions, that will equip clergy and pastoral workers to determine when and how they might respond to situation where one has a request for MAiD.

 You can attend at Queen’s College or you can attend on-line. We use Webinar platform. The link to join the session on-line is https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/656279701  Meeting I.D, if asked 656-279-701 

It is very simple to join, just hit the link or paste it into your browser.

 The sessions will be recorded and available through our website: www.queenscollegenl.ca

Parking is tight on campus.  Here is the link to request a parking permit.  https://www.mun.ca/cep/parking/visitor-parking-request-form.php  There are metered parking spaces on the roadway behind Spencer Hall.

Please forward this information to others who might be interested.

Blessings and regards,

Rick