President’s Page

Welcome Kevin Powell, the newly elected president of the Alberta Pastoral Care Association! Kevin is currently pastor of First Lutheran Church in Calgary, Alberta, and has served congregations in Golden Spike, AB, Tokyo, Japan, Lethbridge, AB, Halifax, NS, and Williamsburg, ON.

Formerly, in addition to serving as APCA’s vice-president, Kevin has also served on boards such as the Lethbridge Fair Trade Society (aka “Ten Thousand Villages”), Lutheran Campus Ministry – Edmonton, Ecumenical Campus Ministry – Lethbridge, as president of the constituency association of Lethbridge-East and presently with Calgary-Currie for a provincial political party, and currently serves as board secretary for Lutheran Campus Ministry – Calgary.

Kevin is studying for his Doctor of Ministry degree at St. Stephen’s College at the University of Alberta in the area of Spirituality and Leadership with a special emphasis on the spirituality of money as it pertains to resource development.

“I’m delighted to take a leadership role in helping provide access to quality pastoral care across the province,” says Kevin, “We have an awesome team, and I’m looking forward to working with them as we move into the future, implementing the vision God has given us!”