Deacon Stan Cor
Stan and Janine have been married 46 years and have three grown children, three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. They have lived in Porcupine for the past 37 years.
Stan's varied career as an accountant includes banking, Financial Officer in a hospital, Kidd Creek accounting and computer services, and 17 years with the City of Timmins as Accountant, Licensing Officer and Cemetery Manager. Now retired, Stan keeps busy with home renovations, ministry and helping with maintenance projects in his parish.
Stan was ordained a Permanent Deacon in the Catholic Church on the feast of the Presentation of Christ, February 2, 1990 and has served many years at Paroisse St. Jude's Parish and for the past six years at Paroisse St. Joachim Parish as well as in other areas of the Church.
Stan had a conversion experience in 1973 and has been a member of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal since 1975. He has served as Treasurer, Vice-Chairman and Chairman of the provincial body and is currently Chairman again. His special interests include "whole person healing: spirit, soul, heart and body," Evangelization, and seeing people come into a personal relationship with Jesus and the power of the Holy Spirit. Most recently he facilitated a Called and Gifted Spiritual Gifts Workshop at St. Patrick's Parish in Kapuskasing, Ontario.
Stan has been associated with The Good Samaritan Inn, a shelter for the homeless, since 2008 helping especially with accounting functions and as a liaison with their auditors.