June edition of Church Chat now available

June 2017 Church Chat is now available. ChurchChatJune2017(3)

A Tearful Goodbye

It is with sadness in our hearts that we have said goodbye to Rev Bob Sicard and Kathy Sicard. Rev Bob and Kathy have moved to Ottawa to be closer to their children and grandchildren. We also celebrate with them the joy of the birth of their second grandchild Elara. As a community of faith, we gathered together in prayer and worship on April 23rd, laid hands upon and sent…Keep Reading

Lent at All Saints

Lent at All Saints

March 1 marks the beginning of our Lenten journey. Ash Wednesday, known as a day of fasting, occurs 46 days before Easter. According to Matthew, Mark and Luke, Jesus Christ spent 40 days fasting in the desert, where he endured temptation by Satan. Lent originated as a mirroring of this fasting for 40 days as preparation for Easter. And since every Sunday is seen as a commemoration of the Sunday…Keep Reading

Book Club

Jan. 30/17 Host – Kay Cairns; Leader – Elizabeth Pinnel; Book – All the Life We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Newcomers, Friends, Neighbours And Our ‘Savvy Saints’!

Join us on the first Tuesday of each month (September to June), 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. for fellowship, a varied programme and light refreshments. Past programmes have included a board games/cards day, a personal journey with a spouse who developed Alzheimer’s and pharmaceutical impacts on seniors. All are welcome January 10, 2017 (note: this is the 2nd Tuesday rather than the 1st) February 7 March 7 April 4 May 2…Keep Reading

Welcome to All Saints’ New Digital Presence

Welcome to the newly redesigned website for All Saints Anglican Church. Building on our vision of who we are and who God is calling us to be, we have worked hard over the summer and fall to bring a fresh look to our web presence as a means to tell our story and the Story of Jesus Christ. The page is designed to be more interactive and flow to our…Keep Reading

New Children and Youth Pastor

All Saints is very excited to welcome Victoria Poole to the All Saints team. Tory will be taking up the position of Children and Youth pastor beginning September 11th. Tory has been a youth delegate to synod for seven years, and held positions on various committees such as PWRDF, Huron Hunger Fund, and diocesan council. She attended CLAY as a youth twice, as a leader in training for a third…Keep Reading

Save Your Used Postage Stamps

All Saints Church is now supporting The Leprosy Mission Canada by collecting Used Postage Stamps. Please help us by cutting off the stamps from the envelope, leaving approximately ¼ inch around the stamp. Leave them in the cardboard box provided on the table near Laurel Hall.

Gift Cards (Zehrs, Sobeys, Food Basics)

Gift Cards will be available following the 10:00 a.m. Sunday service on 02 October (instead of a September date) 30 October 27 November 18 December

Outreach to Refugees

The refugee committee is looking for a sturdy set of bunk beds for one of our families. If you are able to help call All Saints’ office and leave a message. Church Office: 519-884-6600

Church Chat

Why not try your hand at writing an article for Church Chat? You can do it! Age is not a barrier. Write on any topic…relatives who served in the armed forces; a book you’ve read; a memorable visit to/from a friend; reflections on the season; a poem that touched your heart; amazing words of wisdom from your child/grandchild/great grandchild. Deadlines for next issues: Sunday, November 13, 2016

Book Club

Oct. 24 Host – Val Haiser; Leader – Chloe Bullock; Book – Last Orders by Graham Swift Nov. 28 Host – Mary Flatt; Leader – Val Haiser; Book – The Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline Jan. 30/17 Host – Kay Cairns; Leader – Elizabeth Pinnel; Book – All the Life We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr