Theology for Today 2017

Theology for Today 2017

 

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Rev. Michael Blair

Rev. Michael Blair is a member of the Order of Ministry in the United Church of Canada and serves the General Council of the United Church of Canada as Executive Minister of the Church in Mission Unit. In his time at the General Council he has served as Executive Minister for Ethnic Ministry and Executive Minister of Communities in Ministry. Before joining the General Council staff, Michael served as the Executive Director of the Toronto Christian Resource Center (CRC), which is a ministry of the Toronto South Presbytery. Michael was admitted to the Order of Ministry in 2010 and has previously served as a congregational minister of a number of Baptist churches in Toronto and St. Catherine’s, Ontario, a staff member with Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at the University of Toronto, and as a community chaplain with the Ontario Multifaith Council’s Reintegration Program.

Michael is currently the United Church representative on the Commission for World Mission and Evangelism of the World Council of Churches. He is a graduate of Ontario Bible College (now Tyndale University College and Seminary), the University of Waterloo, and Wycliffe College – University of Toronto.