The plans for District Area Pastors (DAP), that was affirmed at our 2012 District Conference, is progressing towards implementation in the next 5 weeks. Immediately after Conference, Credential Holders from across the
District were asked to provide their recommendations for those they would like
to see serving as DAPs. Further suggestions were received from the
Executive Lead Team and the Pastoral Care Coordinator. This list of
potential DAPs were approved by the Pastoral Care Committee and
ratified by the District Leadership Team.
men and women have now been contacted, affirming their willingness to serve and
the number of Credential Holders they desired to bring care for. We are
currently working at placing the care-giver with those who they will serve in
the various geographic areas. We did not receive the full number
of DAPs required for the Greater Edmonton area and are
working to resolve that need.
are anticipating that our DAPs will be fully in place and providing care for
the Credential Holders and their families under them by July 1 and we will
begin this part of our District's New