Suggested ‘Suspension of Presentation’

Please read the following letters, accompanying papers and emails; follow the link provided to read more about what a Priest-in-Charge would mean for our Benefice.  See below for a report of the meeting between Deanery and Churchwardens on 20 November.

Joint meeting of Lyndhurst and Emery Down and Minstead PCCs to discuss Suspension of Presentation with The Venerable Peter Rouch, Archdeacon of Bournemouth, will be held on Monday 18 December at 7.30pm at All Saints Church, Minstead.  Please car share where possible.  NB  This meeting replaces the Section 11 meeting planned for this date and time.

Letter from Diocese – 19 October 2017
Paper on ‘Suspension of Presentation’ from Diocese

Churchwardens’ Response – 20 October 2017
Churchwardens’ email to PCC Secretaries – 20 October 2017
Churchwardens_ email to PCC members – 20 October 2017
Churchwardens’ announcement in Church – 22 October 2017

Notes of the meeting between Benefice Churchwardens and Deanery 20 November 2017

Mission and Pastoral Measure 2011 Code of Recommended Practice – Glossary of terms commonly used in pastoral reorganisation
Click here to visit the Church Society Trust website for more information on Priest-in-Charge or click on Priest-In-Charge.pdf for its leaflet.