Cumbria Area Pastoral Committee

working ecumenically across the county

Functions of the Area Pastoral Committee

  1. to operate the Pastoral Review programme.
  2. to authorise (or not) concurrence, etc. with devolved powers of Synod.
  3. to exercise pastoral oversight of ministers and local churches.
  4. to appoint Non Stipendiary Ministers.
  5. to advise the Synod Resources Committee on new causes and property development.

Members of Cumbria Area Pastoral Committee

Convenor: Rev’d Martyn Coe
Secretary: Mrs Pam Dent
Finance Officer: Mr Nick Andrews
Worship Leading Co-ordinator Mrs Pam Dent
Ecumenical Officer: Rev’d Alistair Smeaton
Co-opted Members: Rev’d Janet McLeod
Venerable Vernon Ross
Ex-Officio: Synod Officers


Area Pastoral Committee meets bi-monthly, normally at Penrith United Reformed Church

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