Pastoral placement services

Information on Mennonite Church Canada pastoral openings, placements, resignations and credentialing are available in the following PDF links and in the dropdown menu below. For previous listings, please contact Joan Schooley. Thank you. 

Mennonite Church Canada pastoral openings, placements, resignations and credentialing

 Pastoral info 2020-01

Mennonite Church British Columbia
contact Garry Janzen, Executive Minister
604-850-6658, garryjanzen@mcbc.ca

Bethel Mennonite Church
Langley, BC
Pastor of Student Ministries
FTE: 
Start Date: to be determined 
(maybe January 1 2020)

Crossroads Community Church
Chilliwack, BC
Lead Pastor
FTE: 
Start Date: to be determined
when transitional phase complete

Crossroads Community Church
Chilliwack, BC
Youth Pastor
FTE: 
Start Date: immediately

First United Spanish Mennonite  
Vancouver, BC
Lead or Transitional Pastor
FTE: 
Start Date: immediately

Peace Mennonite Church
Richmond, BC
Youth Pastor
FTE:
Start Date: immediately

Peace Mennonite Church
Richmond, BC
Community Engagement and Outreach Pastor
FTE: half-time
Start Date: 

Richmond Peace Chinese Mennonite Church
Richmond, BC
Youth Pastor
FTE: 
Start Date: immediately

Sherbrooke Mennonite Church
Vancouver, BC
Associate Pastor
FTE:
Start Date on hold while pastoral search continues


Mennonite Church Alberta
contact Tim Wiebe-Neufeld, Executive Minister
780-490-7009, tim@mennonitechurch.ab.ca

Edmonton Christian Life Community Church (ECLCC)
Edmonton, AB
Pastor for Outreach/Urban Ministry, Cantonese/Mandarin second language preferred
FTE: half-time
Start Date: immediately


Mennonite Church Saskatchewan 
contact Ryan Siemens, Executive Minister
306-249-4844, minister@mcsask.ca

Rosthern Mennonite Church
Rosthern, SK
Pastor
FTE: full-time
Start Date: spring/summer 2020

Warman Mennonite Church
Warman, SK
Pastor
FTE: full-time
Start Date: immediately


Mennonite Church Manitoba
contact Rick Neufeld, Church Leadership Minister
204-896-1616, rneufeld@mennochurch.mb.ca

Altona Bergthaler Mennonite Church
Altona, MB
Youth Pastor
FTE: 
Start Date: immediately

Bethel Mennonite Church
Winnipeg, MB
Associate Pastor
FTE:
Start Date: Summer 2020

Charleswood Mennonite Church
Winnipeg, MB
Pastor
FTE:
Start Date: January 2021

Jubilee Mennonite Church
Winnipeg, MB
Intentional Interim
FTE:
Start Date: January 2020


Mennonite Church Eastern Canada
contact Marilyn Rudy-Froese, Church Leadership Minister
226-476-2500 x704; mrudyfroese@mcec.ca

Agape Fellowship
London, ON
Minister
FTE: part-time
Start Date: immediately

Community Mennonite Church of Stouffville and Rouge Valley Mennonite 
Stouffville ON
Shared Pastor
FTE: full-time
Start Date: immediately

Erie View United Mennonite Church
Port Rowan, ON
Minister
FTE: part-time
Start Date: negotiable

Hunta Mennonite Church
Hunta, ON
Minister
FTE: part-time
Start Date: immediately

Nith Valley Mennonite Church
New Hamburg, ON
Pastor
FTE: full-time
Start Date: immediately

Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church
Kitchener,ON
Pastor
FTE: full-time
Start Date: summer/fall 2020

The First Mennonite Church
Vineland, ON
Pastor
FTE: full-time
Preferred Start Date: September 1 2020

The Gathering Church
Kitchener, ON
Associate Pastor-Youth
FTE: half-time
Start Date: fall 2019

Wellesley Mennonite Church
Wellesley, ON
Associate Pastor
FTE: half-time
Start Date: negotiable

NOTE:  Contact the appropriate church leadership minister for details of opening dates, congregational profiles, and assistance in testing suitability.

PASTORAL PLACEMENTS - (Since the last update)

Eden Mennonite Church, Chilliwack BC, Jack Meers, Interim Youth Pastor, January 1 2020

Erb Street Mennonite Church, Waterloo ON, Steph Chandler Burns, Associate Pastor, January 7 2020

First United Spanish Mennonite Church, Vancouver BC, Arturo Nacho and Jorge Hoajaca, Transitional Co-Pastors,

    December 15 2019

Pioneer Park Christian Fellowship, Kitchener ON, Melissa Miller, Transformational Pastor, January 1 2020

The First Mennonite Church, Vineland ON, Laura Mullet Koop, Interim Pastor, November 1 2019

 

PASTORAL PLACEMENTS - (Summary for 2020)
MENNONITE CHURCH BRITISH COLUMBIA

Eden Mennonite Church, Chilliwack BC, Jack Meers, Interim Youth Pastor, January 1 2020

First United Spanish Mennonite Church, Vancouver BC, Arturo Nacho and Jorge Hoajaca, Transitional Co-Pastors,

    December 15 2019

 

MENNONITE CHURCH ALBERTA

 

MENNONITE CHURCH SASKATCHEWAN

 

MENNONITE CHURCH MANITOBA

Covenant Mennonite Church, Winkler, Pastor, January 2020 (in process)

Sargent Avenue Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, Associate Pastor, immediate (in process)

 

MENNONITE CHURCH EASTERN CANADA

Erb Street Mennonite Church, Waterloo, Steph Chandler Burns, Associate Pastor, January 7 2020

Pioneer Park Christian Fellowship, Kitchener, Melissa Miller, Transformational Pastor, January 1 2020

The First Mennonite Church, Vineland, Laura Mullet Koop, Interim Pastor, November 1 2019

Summary for 2020 (unless otherwise indicated)

MENNONITE CHURCH BRITISH COLUMBIA

Neufeld, Gerald, Mennonite Japanese Christian Fellowship, Surrey, Ordination, December 29 2019

 

MENNONITE CHURCH ALBERTA

Kowalko, Caleb, Calgary First Mennonite Church, Calgary, Ordination, October 20 2019

 

MENNONITE CHURCH SASKATCHEWAN

 

MENNONITE CHURCH MANITOBA

 

MENNONITE CHURCH EASTERN CANADA

Haresnape, Peter, Toronto United Mennonite Church, Toronto, Licensing Toward Ordination, January 12 2020

Schuurman, Nick, St Catharines United Mennonite Church, St Catharines, Ordination, January 19 2020

Rempel, Len, St Agatha Mennonite Church, Baden, Ordination, January 26 2020

CONCLUDING ASSIGNMENTS  - (Since the last update)

Zeme, Mesfin, Pioneer Park Christian Fellowship, Kitchener ON, December 31 2019

 

CONCLUDING ASSIGNMENTS - (Summary for 2020)

 

MENNONITE CHURCH BRITISH COLUMBIA

 

MENNONITE CHURCH ALBERTA

 

MENNONITE CHURCH SASKATCHEWAN

 

MENNONITE CHURCH MANITOBA

 

MENNONITE CHURCH EASTERN CANADA

Zeme, Mesfin, Pioneer Park Christian Fellowship, Kitchener, December 31 2019

STATISTICS for January 2020

 

Currently and upcoming in 2020 there are:

  • 24 Ministerial Openings in Mennonite Church Canada
  • 12 Lead Pastors
  • 2 Associate Pastors (1 on hold)
  • 1 Associate Pastor - Youth
  • 1 Intentional Interim Pastor
  • 1 Outreach/Urban Ministry
  • 4 Youth Pastors
  • 1 Shared Pastor
  • 1 Pastor of Student Ministries
  • 1 Community Engagement and Outreach Pastor

 

MC British Columbia: 1 Lead Pastor

                                    1 Associate Pastor (on hold)

                                    1 Pastor of Student Ministries

                                    3 Youth Pastors

                                    1 Lead or Transitional Pastor

                                    1 Community Engagement and Outreach Pastor

                                                   

MC Alberta:           1 Pastor for Outreach/Urban Ministry (Cantonese/Mandarin)

 

MC Saskatchewan: 2 Lead Pastors

                                   

MC Manitoba:       1 Lead Pastor

                                    1 Intentional Interim

                                    1 Associate Pastor

                                    1 Youth Pastor

 

MC Eastern Canada: 5 Lead Pastors

                                    2 Associate Pastors

                                    1 Associate Pastor - Youth

                                    1 Shared Pastor