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  By Eileen Stanbury UCW, you have a VOICE At the November 9th meeting of East Central Ontario Regional Council, a motion was carried that: “The Bay of Quinte UCW ECOR be invited to have representation on the ECORC as a voting member.” The responsibility of representation of this UCW region was voted to the President of Bay of Quinte UCW ECOR. Looking back at some great activities Bay of Quinte UCW (ECOR) held a weekend at Camp Quin-Mo-Lac from September 6-8 with 114 women in attendance....

The Speaker reflects on the Regional Council We have entered into the second year of transition. I acknowledge that transition is not complete –  but we have come a long way and I believe that we have turned a corner, The Very Reverend Peter Short described our church as “rich in history and great in faith.” That has been accurate in the past year. We held the history of two conferences and seven presbyteries and the faith to journey into the unknown. I give thanks for the daring creativity of...

As I look back over the first year of the East Central Ontario Regional Council there are a few things that I would highlight. The year was very busy and the development of policy and the governance structure has been important work. The committee structure has been developed and the committees are getting into the swing of the work. I am today working with some of the best constructed committees of my career. Our nominating committee is doing exceptionally good work. There are some great...