Next functions with an elder model of bi-vocational church leadership. They are:
Please contact them directly if you have any concerns or pastoral care needs.
This leadership model (eldership) was adopted in 2014. Here’s a document that helped us learn about eldership and questions we processed about it: Eldership Model and QA
Our board is comprised of volunteers giving their time, energy, etc. You can email them directly by clicking on their role titles (in brackets).
- Laura Gillian (Chair)
- Kevin Groen (Building Manager)
- Cass Jantzi (Secretary)
- John Paterson (Treasurer)
- John Blackwell (FMC Delegate)
Corky Peppley is our current volunteer Next Kids leader. She has a squad of 5-6 volunteers who help with creative ideas. You can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
Next Church has a part-time Administration/Communications Coordinator, Lesley Lorimer. She’s also our point of contact for renting our building. For church-life and building-related inquiries, you can reach her via email at email@example.com or by phone at 613.777.8562. She’s in the building on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 2 pm.