WHAT IS CRUXIFUSION?
a network of United Church of Canada leaders
proclaiming Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour.
supporting, inspiring and connecting
Christ-centred leaders and congregations.
We differ in many ways.
We have different viewpoints on many things.
The Holy Spirit is bringing us together around Jesus Christ.
Our name says it: his cross fuses us, making us one.
We know that prayer is powerful.
We pray for each other.
We pray for our sisters and brothers across the United Church.
We connect through an online community.
We have an annual conference in April-May.
We hold regional gatherings.
growing in the fruit of the Spirit:
love, joy, peace, patience, kindness,
generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control.
Cruxifusion began in 2011
when about 50 ministers (mostly under 50) from across Canada
gathered to meet, learn and grow
with hopes to be a blessing
to each other, to our churches,
and to the United Church of Canada.
Our board consists of representatives from across the country who are passionate about Jesus and seek to share our excitement and passion for his teachings with the wider church.
Board Members are:
- Rev. Greg Smith-Young (chair)
- Rev. Heather Carlson (vice-chair)
- Rev. Nick Phillips (past chair)
- Rev. Michael Goodfellow (stated clerk)
- Rev. Greg Brawn
- Rev. Anne Dionisio
- Rev. Lawrence Nyarko
- Rev. Japhet Ndhlovu
- Pamela Wilcox (DLM)
- Rev. Sarah Magie
- Rev. Natalie Istead
- Rev. Piotr Strzelecki
- Tony Wilson (treasurer)