Annual Meeting 2017
Filipino United Community Church
1039 Pritchard Avenue,
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R2X 0G3
Pastor: Rev. Fronnie Silla
Born in the Philippines, Flor and her family moved to Winnipeg in 1982 and have called Manitoba home ever since. In 2007, she became the first woman of colour ever elected to the Manitoba Legislative Assembly, and the first woman of colour to be appointed to cabinet in 2009. She was re-elected MLA for Logan in 2011 and 2016.
Opening Worship 6:30PM
First Plenary Session 7:30PM
Complete Agenda Available Soon.
A Guide for Reading Scriptures in Worship
Leader: Paul Murray
Description: How to deliver Scripture readings in ways true to you, true to the Scriptures and understandable for Congregations.
Accompaniment, Welcome and Advocacy
Leader: Mary Schaller Blaufuss
Description: The UCC walks with Refugees and Other Forcibly Displaced People around the World” Hear voices of refugees from various parts of the world as they reflect on their situations. Explore actions you and your congregation can do to deepen your interaction with uprooted people.
REV. DR. MARY SCHALLER BLAUFUSS
Rev. Dr. Mary Schaller Blaufuss serves in the United Church of Christ national setting as the Global Sharing of Resources Team Leader and Executive for Volunteer Ministries. Mary leads the staff team facilitating UCC disaster, sustainable development and refugee ministries with the funding of the One Great Hour of Sharing special mission offering and special appeals.
Northern Plains Conference, UCC
2603 19th St NE
Manvel, ND 58256
NORTHERN PLAINS CONFERENCE