From Wednesday, January 27 to Friday 29,
we will focus on "Issues and Ethics of Pastoral Care in
Community". This event is open to the public.
We look forward to the additional leadership of
Jean Waters for these 3 days. Jean is the past
Co-Coordinator of the Master of Arts in Pastoral Psychology and
Counselling at St. Stephen’s College in Edmonton, and is a
pastoral counsellor and lifelong member of the United Church.
With a focus on pastoral care as a community
responsibility, the January 27 to 29 public event will explore
approaches to pastoral care that challenge lone-ranger pastoral
care. Drawing on our rich scriptural heritage, we will grapple
with understanding the role of leaders in empowering the
community in pastoral care, social analysis and advocacy for