Our Minister: the Rev. Lloyd A. Bruce, BA M.Div.
Lloyd (as he prefers to be called) was ordained by the United Church of Canada in 1991 and has served communities in in Alberta, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Most recently Lloyd served as Chaplain within the Correctional Service of Canada and then as Operations Officer with Kairos Pneuma Chaplaincy Inc., a company that he and four colleagues formed in 2013. When their contract with the Correctional Service of Canada ended Lloyd returned to his first calling and shared ministry with the Parrsborough Shore Pastoral Charge before being called to the Sackville Pastoral Charge.
In all of his endeavours, Lloyd brings a deep passion for asking question and creating community.. He serves the larger Church as a Conflict Resolution Facilitator and Educational Supervisor and has the capacity to assist communities in identifying shared interests and values and discerning actionable plans. With his training in Human Resources Management, Lloyd supports the General Council of the United Church through his participation in the Ministry Employment Policy Services Committee.
Lloyd brings to his position as minister with us, his love for creative communication, riding his motorcycle and meeting people along the way – discovering in each instance ‘how we are more alike than different’!
Lloyd shares the journey of life with his wife Jennifer, and their six awesome kids as well as a a large community of friends and colleagues.
Phone: (506) 940-1151 (cell)
Please note that the previous second office line (536-3915) is no longer active.
Jennie is our Director of Music and has served in this position since 2004. Jennie has a B.Mus in voice and composition from Mount Allison University and a M.A. in Music from the University of Alberta.She seeks to offer a ministry of music that has something with which all musical and theological tastes can connect, from Beethoven to Wesley to Lady GaGa.
Email Jennie (music director).
Our Church Administrator: Jennie Del Motte
Jennie also serves as Office Administrator. In addition to providing administrative support, such as preparing and distributing weekly announcements and preparing the slide deck for the Sunday Gathering, she also helps to maintain the Sackville Pastoral Charge Facebook Page and this website.
Phone: (506) 536-0498 (office)
Email Jennie (pastoral charge secretary).