2018 Anglican Church Women’s Annual Meeting & Conference

MARK YOUR CALENDARS! The date of the 2018 Anglican Church Women’s Annual Meeting & Conference has been announced: Saturday 28th April 2018, St. Paul’s Cathedral. More info to follow at a later date.

Canadian Council of Churches: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Many of you will have already obtained and disseminated the 2018 resources produced by the Canadian Council of Churches for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. As always, the WPCU runs January 18-25, with a theme for 2018 of “Your right hand, O LORD, glorious in power.” The resources for this year have been produced by the churches of the Caribbean region, and have a focus on the role…Keep Reading

New Strategic Partnership

Advent marks the beginning of the Christian New Year. And with the start of this New Year, All Saints’ Anglican Church is pleased to announce a new strategic partnership with Carizon Family Service. Carizon will now become the focal point for the outreach activities of All Saints’ as our local mission. Working together with Carizon, All Saints will be able to fully immerse ourselves in community development, walking with those…Keep Reading

The “Christmon” Tree at All Saints’

Have you ever looked closely at the Christmas tree which appears at the front of the church each year? The decorations have all been made by members of our church and are all Christians symbols. The type of ornament is known as a Christmon and a tree fully decorated like this may be called a Christmon tree. The symbols used represent a variety of biblical and theological concepts that are…Keep Reading

Bishop Terry Advent Series

Bishop Terry Advent Series on Wednesdays at 7 pm: Join Bishop Terry as he leads us through an interactive, enjoyable, and educational Advent study. November 29 at St. George’s, Kitchener • December 6 at St. George’s, Kitchener • December 13 at St. James’ Cambridge • December 20 at St. James’ Cambridge. Addresses: St. George’s: 321 Fischer Hallman Road, Kitchener St. James’: 520 Ellis Rd, Cambridge

HURON AREA GUIDED WALK

St. Andrew’s Memorial Anglican Church, Kitchener, Ontario: GUIDED WALK THROUGH HURON NATURAL AREA, Sunday, October 1, 1:00 PM. Join local Anglicans and others for an informative stroll through beautiful Huron Natural Area Park (801 Trillium Dr., Kitchener), with insights from Tom Clancy (former Kitchener Parks & Rec general manager), Dr. Lynda McCarthy (Dept. of Biology and Chemistry, Ryerson), and Dr. Frank Glew (author and educator). Bring a water bottle, and…Keep Reading

Coming Together for Reconciliation Workshops

Coming Together for Reconciliation. Nations Uniting, together with a group of Residential School Survivors is offering a series of workshops to follow up on “Call to Action #59”. These workshops will include an introduction to residential schools and their context, a tour of the Residential School ( Mohawk Institute in Brantford, Ontario), hearing first -hand stories of residential school survivors, learning about Treaties and Land Claims and finally action planning…Keep Reading

Our Church Can Thrive

This is deanery workshop presented by the Diocesan Stewardship Committee. St Mark’s Anglican Church, 155 Memorial Drive, Brantford. Sat Oct 14 9.30am – 2pm (lunch provided). This workshop is designed to inspire and encourage churches to learn what we all need in order to thrive and to discern the practical steps we must take to help our particular congregation to flourish. It will explore ways of promoting a culture of…Keep Reading

Diocese of Huron Discernment Dinner

Wondering what that tug you feel from God is about? If you are discerning a call to ministry in any of its many forms: Deacon, Lay, Priest, we welcome you to join us as we share how we hear God’s call in our lives and how we respond. We have two Dinners with the Bishop to discuss discernment: St. Paul’s, Southampton on September 27th at 6pm St. Jude’s, London on…Keep Reading

Church Chat Newsletter – September 2017

The September 2017 Edition of Church Chat is now available! Church Chat September 2017 copy

Diocesan Annual Golf Tournament

On Saturday, June 17, the Diocese held its 9th annual golf tournament in support of Outreach in Huron. Fifty-five golfers attacked the green fairways of Pine Knot in Dorchester in the name of sport, fellowship and outreach with the other purpose to see which foursome could drop that little white ball into the cup with the least amount of strokes. This year, though we held the tournament earlier in the…Keep Reading

Anglican Fellowship of Prayer – Fall Gathering 2017

Praying Into the Calm: Creatively Responding to Life in Flux with the Rev’d Laura Marie Piotrowicz October 7 OR October 21, 10am-2pm. When the world around us seems often to be in confusion and our daily new brings stress and distress, we are called ever more strongly to enter into careful and intentional prayer. Join us as we discuss with Rev’d Piotrowicz, parish priest and AFP (Canada) Executive member, theoretical…Keep Reading