Lord we pray for MPP Jim McDonell to be blessed and to know your peace. Help Jim to serve and assist the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing. We pray for him to have wisdom and guidance in these areas. Lord we ask that he would have new strategies and solutions from you God. We pray for Jim to know your love and kindness. Help him to have the proper rest he needs, and give him the strength he needs each day. We pray for him to have times of refreshing, and a clear path that’s according to your Will and plans for him. In Jesus name, Amen……..
Jim McDonell was born and raised on a dairy farm in Glengarry County. After graduating in Mechanical Engineering from Queen’s University, he worked with Bell Canada for 32 years in planning, engineering and supervisory roles. Jim has been actively involved in the community for over 27 years, dedicating his time to the Williamstown Fair, the Char-Lan Minor Soccer and Minor Hockey Associations, the Glengarry Kinsmen Club, and the Glengarry Border Hockey League. Jim and his wife Margie live in South Glengarry Township where they raised their family of three. Jim served 3 terms as a municipal councillor in Charlottenburgh and South Glengarry Townships and was elected Mayor of South Glengarry in 2003, 2006, and 2010. Jim is currently the Parliamentary Assistant for Municipal Affairs.