South Shore United Church, #85 Route 10, Tryon, PEI
God calls us to work together in Christian fellowship
with the love and compassion of Jesus Christ:
worshiping, growing in faith, reaching out to others in the church,
community and world, and nuturing our hopes for the future.
Women have four units which meet regularly to provide a medium through
they may express their loyalty and devotion to Jesus Christ in
witness, study, fellowship and service. These groups welcome any ladies
church for an afternoon or evening of fellowship.
The Christian Education and Development Committee plan programs for the congregation which invites persons of all ages to explore and grow in their relationship with God.
Weekly Sunday school programs are offered for the children and youth who participate first in the worship service by reading scripture and occasionally presenting short dramas or musical selections. Nursery care is available for young children.
The Library is a resource available to all in the congregation and we encourage its use for group or individual devotional material. Mid‑week Groups for Children & Youth are offered depending on leadership availability and demand. These are open to all youth of the community.
Adult Bible Study is held weekly during the fall and winter.
Evening Faith and Study Programs are also held periodically. The area of study is varied depending on leadership and interest.
Along with these programs we sponsor
other fun and entertaining events such as seniors’ dinners, after
socials, and various types of fundraisers.
participates in a number of ongoing outreach projects such as the
Giving Tree, support of
Sunday services are taped weekly and
made available to those unable to attend.
The South Shore Pastoral Charge of the United Church of Canada was formed on January 1, 2006, bringing together four congregations; Bonshaw, Hampton, Tryon and Victoria, to worship in the church building at Tryon.
inaugural service was held on
July 2, 2006. In 2008 an extension was completed to accommodate the
study and Secretary’s office which were previously located in the
We respect the histories and
traditions of the four previous congregations and have integrated
and furnishings from all the churches; for example, the Presbyterian
chair from Bonshaw, the Stained Glass Window from
The South Shore Pastoral Charge is organized to carry out its mission according to a Unified Board Structure. The Board consists of 20 members of which 17 are voting Elders, who, along with a representative of Ministry and Personnel Committee, Board of Trustees, two lay representatives to PEI Presbytery and a member of the order of ministry (ex‑officio) as corresponding members oversee and give direction for the ministry of the congregation.
Board is organized in five teams consisting of the following
Worship and Renewal, Christian Education and Development, Pastoral
Care, Financial Management and Stewardship, Property,
Outreach, Congregational Resource, Life and Hospitality, Communications
Public Relations, Church Archives, Ministry and Personnel, and Board of
||Table & Chair from Bonshaw||Stained
Glass Window from Hampton
||Rev. Karen MacLeod-Wilkie
|Chair of Unified Board
||PO Box 4,
Crapaud, PEI. C0A 1J0