143rd GENERAL ASSEMBLY
June 4-7, 2017
Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario
The General Assembly will begin on Sunday June 4, 2017, with worship and the celebration of communion at 7:00 p.m. in St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Kingston, Ontario. The meetings of the Assembly will be held at Queen’s University.
“Jesus Christ – the same yesterday, today, forever” from Hebrews 13:8 is the chosen theme. This focus upon Christ provides the foundation and the exhortation for our unity.
Throughout the coming months, new information will be posted.
General Assembly information.
The registration mailing for General Assembly participants is now available. Letters with registration information will be sent directly to each person. If you have been named a commissioner or a YAR and do not receive this information in the coming days, please check with your presbytery clerk to ensure that your name has been submitted to the General Assembly Office.
General Assembly Registration
Commissioners, YARs, student representatives and resource people will find below the travel regulations and registration forms for the upcoming General Assembly.
Worship Words: Discipling Language for a Faithful Ministry. Canadian Ministries is presenting a pre-assembly worship conference for Saturday and Sunday afternoon. Click here here to learn more and register online. Or contact Jen de Combe at 1-800-619-7301 ext. 290 for more information.
Calling for Nominations for the 2017 General Assembly
Nominations to serve on General Assembly standing committees are due by February 28, 2017.
Letters, nominations forms and standing committees terms of references are found here.
General Assembly Reports
Over the next few weeks, the standing committees of the General Assembly will be writing their reports. Below are the resources to assist the committees in preparing the reports.
- Guidelines for Formatting General Assembly Reports
- Sample General Assembly Report
- Report Procedures for General Assembly
- Consent Recommendations and Reports
For more information about the General Assembly, contact Terrie-Lee Hamilton at 1-800-619-7301, ext. 225