Vision Statement

“Through the power of God, by the year 2022, we will be a most caring, vibrant and effective Church, attracting and transforming lives and communities.”

Motto

Our Lamb Has Conquered, Let Us Follow Him

Mission Statement

“The Moravian Church is called by God to actively and enthusiastically spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ through the effective stewardship of our human, financial and material resources.”

THIS MONTH: NOVEMBER

1-3 – SDC Youth Retreat
02 – MMA Executive Meeting
04 – CDC Planning Retreat
09 – U&O Day
10 – Theological Education and Chief Elder Sunday
10 – JEMM 40th Anniversary Mid-Year Service
12 – PEC Meeting
13 – Prayer and Fasting
15 – CD Conference
15 – WD Conference
16 – Provincial Strategic Review
17 – Sunday School Exams
23 – M.D. Classes
29 – WDC Evening of Excellence
30 – DEMY Board Meeting
30 – EDC Excursion/Outing

COMING UP: DECEMBER

04 – PEC Meeting
06 – EDC Fundraiser
07 – Youth Leadership Workshop
07 – MMA Family Fun Day
07 – Provincial Youth Board meeting
08 – DEMY Sunday (Special Offering for Mission,
Observation of the start of the Mission in Jamaica – December 9, 1754)
12 – BMC Board Meeting
14 – MWF Executive Retreat
19 – Provincial Staff Social

LEST WE FORGET: MORAVIAN MEMORIAL DAYS

March 1 – The founding of the Unitas Fratrum at Lititz, Bohemia, 1457

March 26 – The election of the first Minister of the Unitas Fratrum, 1467

May 12 – The signing of the Brotherly Agreement which marked the Renewal of the Unitas Fratrum at Herrnhut, Saxony, 1727

June 17 – The founding of Herrnhut, 1722

July 6 – The Martyrdom of John Hus, 1415

August 13 – The Manifestation of the Holy Spirit at Herrnhut, 1727

August 17 – The Revival among the children at Herrnhut, 1727

August 21 – The departure of the first Moravian Missionaries from Herrnhut, 1732

September 16 – The experience of the Headship of Christ, 1741. This date is observed as Ministers’ Covenant Day for renewal of their covenant with God and with one another.

November 13 – The Proclamation of the Headship of Christ, 1741 (Christ as Chief Elder of the Moravian Church).

December 9 – The beginning of the Moravian Missions in Jamaica, 1754