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There are over 90 members of Prairie to Pine currently doing work for the Region and the wider church – that is, doing work on our collective behalf. We extend a Huge Thank You to all of you!

The Nominating Committee is now looking at filling the positions of various commissions and committees of the Prairie to Pine Region. Below you will find a complete summary of opportunities. We ask you to give your thoughtful consideration to filling some of these roles within the Regional council for the next term. Our committee is carefully discerning the balance, passions, experience, and new “blood” for all committees in the Prairie to Pine Region.

If you feel called to one of these vacant positions, or know someone who may be a good fit, please fill out  this form online, or speak to a member of the nominations team.  More details regarding the work of each of the commissions and committees can be found on the Prairie to Pine website ( or by clicking on the links in each title below!

Nominating Committee, Prairie to Pine Region, United Church of Canada:

Betty Kelly; Joey Dearborn; Eric Matheson; Teresa Melnychuk; Anna Stewart

Please contact the committee through or by calling the Regional office at 204-233-8911. This helps us protect the members’ privacy online.

 Committees and Commissions of the Prairie to Pine Region, and current openings

P2P Regional Executive  (6 openings)

To enable the work and witness of The United Church of Canada within the boundaries of this Region by

 General Council 44 (14 openings)

Annual Meeting Planning Committee 2022  (6-8 openings)

  • To prepare plans & budget for the annual meeting of our Region, and
  • To facilitate the flow of business and program during the meeting.
  • To find out more information about this committee, contact Betty Kelly through

Nominating Committee (3-4 openings esp Winnipeg and S. Central areas)

Pastoral Relations Commission or Liaisons  (6 openings, esp. for western and northern areas)

Committee on Ministry Personnel Support  (2 openings)

 Committee on Community of Faith Support  (2 – 3 openings)

  • Provides oversight and support to communities of faith, especially pastoral charges in their day to day mission and ministry and guidance with matters of transition such as structural changes, amalgamation, realignment and closure.
  • To find out more information about this committee, go to:

Committee on Lay Ministry Support    (2 openings)

Property commission   (3 openings)

  • The Property Commission will oversee and make decisions on property matters in accordance with Section C.2.6 of The Manual and the property policies of the Regional Council and General Council.
  • Works with Communities of Faith regarding the buying and selling of church property, leases, mortgages, loans, etc.
  • To find out more information about this committee go to:

YAAY- Young Adults and Youth

  • provides opportunities for young adults and youth to connect with other people who share similar values as their own
  • To find out more information about this committee go to:

Board of Regents, University of Winnipeg
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