Archive for June 2018

Steady attendance at Strawberry Dinner

Steady attendance at Strawberry Dinner Joyce says it was great. Wonderful strawberries … well worth the trip from Lakefield. It was a great evening to enjoy baked ham, home-made potato salad and other fresh salads as the main course before the dessert feature. And for that dessert, the local strawberries were at peak ripeness –…

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National Indigenous Bishop meets Holy Father

National Indigenous Bishop meets Holy Father The Anglican Journal – Tali Folkins   In a personal highlight of what he and many others are calling a “historic” meeting of the World Council of Churches (WCC), Mark MacDonald, the Anglican Church of Canada’s National Indigenous Anglican bishop, met Pope Francis, leader of the world’s Roman Catholics.…

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“The Kingdom of God is like a mustard seed.”

“The Kingdom of God is like a mustard seed.” Homily by Father Glenn Empey – Mark 4: 26-34 Wouldn’t it be nice if there were an instruction manual or some kind of guide book about the kingdom of God. Instead Jesus always spoke about the kingdom of God in the form of parables which can…

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A picnic for a very special centenarian

Guest of honour: Barb Lee — parish family celebrates her 100th birthday at annual picnic It was a perfect summer day to celebrate a milestone birthday. Parishioner Barb Lee is turning 100 years old. Barb faithfully attends every Sunday at St Luke’s. She arrives promptly each Sunday chauffeured from her retirement home by shuttle. Barb is…

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Parish celebrates Barb Lee on her 100th birthday

Parish celebrates Barb Lee on her 100th birthday It was a perfect summer day to celebrate a milestone birthday. Parishioner Barb Lee is turning 100 years old. Barb faithfully attends every Sunday at St Luke’s. She arrives promptly each Sunday chauffeured from her retirement home by shuttle. Barb is in amazing shape both physically and mentally.…

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Coadjutor Bishop elected – update

Synod elects Coadjutor Bishop on third ballot –By Stuart Mann– The Very Rev. Andrew Asbil, rector of St. James Cathedral and dean of Toronto, has been elected coadjutor bishop of the Diocese of Toronto. He will become the 12th Bishop of Toronto when Archbishop Colin Johnson, who currently holds the position, retires at the end of…

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