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2012 - 41st General Council in Ottawa added Aboriginal elements to the
U.C.C. Crest as shown above. Mohawk translation " All my relations "
alongside of the Latin words " That all may be one ".
What is a Presbytery ?
Presbytery is part of the governing structures of The United Church of Canada. It has
responsibilities for overseeing, equipping and encouraging pastoral charges in fulfilling
United Church policy (the way we are organized) divides responsibilities for running the
United Church among the (4) four Courts of the Church.
* Session of the Pastoral Charge (church) (example - Official Board)
*Conference (Elgin Presbytery is part of London Conference
*General Council (this is the national level)
The purpose of Presbytery is to work together to support and oversee the Ministry of the
United Churches within its boundaries as set out in 'The Manual' as amended from time
Elgin Presbytery Representatives from Central United Church are
Terry and Evelyn Lanning
They can be reached at 519-631-1863 or email
Central United Church
135 Wellington Street
St. Thomas, ON