LORRAINE ASHDOWN

Minister of Elders, Pastoral Care, & Outreach

Lorraine often refers to herself as a “Prairie Girl” even though she left her home town of Winnipeg fifteen years ago. Lorraine graduated from Vancouver School of Theology with a Masters of Arts in Public and Pastoral Leadership and a diploma in Indigenous and Interreligious Studies. She is  the Minister of Pastoral Care, Elders and Outreach with St. Andrew’s Wesley. Lorraine will be Ordained on Sunday, June 3rd at this year’s BC Conference in Penticton,B.C. Lorraine brings to St. Andrew’s Wesley an authentic love of the United Church and a desire to create community and a sense of belonging within the faith community of St. Andrew’s Wesley and beyond.