Bio of Presenter – Linda Hutchinson
Linda, a United Church member by birth and by choice, has worked/volunteered at all levels of The United Church of Canada with children, youth and adults, mainly in the areas of Resource Ministry and Affirm United’s Affirming Ministries Program. She is a member of Sydenham Street United Church in downtown Kingston, an Affirming Ministry since 1999, has been a member of the Bay of Quinte Affirming Ministries Action Group since 2007, and has been the Coordinator of Affirm United’s Affirming Ministry Program for Ontario since 2013.
Linda is married to Bruce. They have two children, Rob and Mary, three granddaughters and one grandson – ages 12 to 7 years.
Workshop title and descriptor:
Beginning the Journey . . .
How to become an Affirming Ministry
Eager or hesitant to begin the Affirming Ministry process in your ministry? Or just wondering what it is all about? Join us as we review the “Requirements for Becoming an Affirming Ministry” and answer questions you may have with regard to them. Learn how to get started and proceed through this important journey.