Member of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Saskatoon SK;
Assistant to the Bishop of the Saskatchewan Synod - responsible for pastors and their families across the synod - both active and retired.; Senior pastor of a congregation, with multiple staff, both lay and clergy.
Concern for pastors and their families in being fairly compensated by their church and cared for in their retirement.; Strong sense of fairness and justice.; Served one term on the GSI Board and have learned a little about the system and how it works.
That the church model a care for clergy and lay workers that reflects a holistic view of life. Spiritual, physical and emotional. God never intended clergy to be workaholics.
That the ELCIC be a growing and inclusive community of faith, proclaiming the love of Christ to Canadians and being active in supporting the proclamation in overseas locations.