Diaconal Ministries Canada provides and promotes conferences and events designed to equip deacons in the work they do: to spark new thinking and ideas and offer opportunities to network and engage with other ministry leaders.

See a listing of upcoming events below or click a button below to jump to that section.

 

Upcoming Events

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Attention: Classis Toronto Chairs of Deacons

Monday, March 20, @ 7:30pm (via Zoom)

This workshop is for the current Chairs in Classis Toronto.

We are gathering on Zoom. Register by clicking the link below. (After you register, a Zoom link will be sent to your email.)

Get more information on this workshop below!

Mark Vanderwees & Carol Sybenga, your Diaconal Ministries' Coaches for Classis Toronto, will facilitate this virtual gathering.

Questions? Contact Mark @ mvanderwees@crcna.org.

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Attention: Classis Eastern Canada

Wednesday, April 5, 7:00-9:30pm (Dixon's Corners CRC, 4485 Brinston Rd, Brinston, ON - map)
OR Thursday April 6, 7:00-9:30 pm
(Kanata CRC, 46 Castlefrank Road, Kanata, ON - map)

This workshop is for deacons as well as anyone who has a passion for helping!

This workshop will train participants to ask the right questions which will lead to a better pathway in dealing with requests.

Get more information on this workshop below.

Mark Vanderwees & Chris Smid, your local Diaconal Coach, will facilitate this workshop.

To register, click the button below and fill in the form by April 1st, 2023. **Be sure to mark the date you prefer**

Questions? Contact: Mark @ mvanderwees@crcna.org.

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Attention: Classis Toronto Deacons

Wednesday, April 12, 7-9:30pm (Crosspoint CRC, Brampton -map)

This workshop is for deacons as well as anyone who has a passion for helping!

This workshop will train participants to ask the right questions which will lead to a better pathway in dealing with requests.

Get more information on this workshop below.

Mark Vanderwees and Carol Sybenga, your Diaconal Ministries' Coaches for Classis Toronto, will facilitate this workshop.

To register, click below and fill in the form by April 10th, 2023.

Questions? Contact: Mark Vanderwees @ mvanderwees@crcna.org.

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Attention: Classis Eastern Canada (Maritimes) Deacons

Saturday, April 22, 1:00-3:30pm (John Calvin CRC, 169 Glenwood Dr, Truro, NS. - map)

This workshop is for deacons as well as anyone who has a passion for helping!

This workshop will train participants to ask the right questions which will lead to a better pathway in dealing with requests.

Get more information on this workshop below!

Participants are invited to have lunch (noon-1pm; optional) and the workshop will follow.

Mark Vanderwees and René Wall (your local Diaconal Ministries' Coach) will facilitate this workshop.

To register, click the button below (before April 15th, 2023).

Questions? Contact Mark @ mvanderwees@crcna.org.

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Attention: Classis Lake Superior (Winnipeg) Deacons

Wednesday, May 3, 7-9:30pm

(Covenant CRC, 653 Knowles Ave, Winnipeg MB - map)

This workshop is for deacons as well as anyone who has a passion for helping!

This workshop will train participants to ask the right questions which will lead to a better pathway in dealing with requests.

Get more information on this workshop below.

Mark Vanderwees, the Regional Ministry Developer for Eastern Canada, will facilitate this workshop.

To register, click the button below and fill in the form by May 1st, 2023.

Questions? Contact: Mark @ mvanderwees@crcna.org.

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Biblical Stewardship - Online Course

GATHER A TEAM AND START THIS COURSE TODAY!

This online Stewardship Course will help individuals and congregations live out principles of biblical stewardship so that they can confidently use all of God’s gifts for the flourishing of His creation.

This course walks participants through the four (4) T's of Stewardship: Time, Talents, Treasures, Trees (Creation Care).

Take it at your own pace! Group activities and discussion questions included throughout.

Questions? Contact our office today: dmc@crcna.org

Special Events

Classis Huron Annual Spring Conference

SATURDAY, APRIL 15, 2023

The Classis Huron Diaconal Team invites all deacons and diaconal-minded, to their annual Spring Conference on Saturday, April 15, from 9:00-2:00pm at Drayton Christian Reformed Church (88 Main St East, Drayton, ON - map).

Click HERE for more information on the day's schedule and sessions.

Questions? Contact: Mark Vanderwees @ mvanderwees@crcna.org.

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