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Archive: March 2016

A Windsor crucifer heading for the NCAA

By Rev. Canon Sue Paulton Dominic Johnson, a crucifer at the Church of St. David and St. Mark in Windsor, received a full athletic scholarship and will be playing football at Buffalo University. The 17-year-old Johnson was the lone area football player to sign an NCAA...

The recovery of baptism

By Rev. Canon Greg Smith In most parishes in this diocese, one is likely to find a note in a Sunday worship bulletin or possibly a verbal announcement that says: “All baptized Christians are encouraged to receive the bread and wine. All others are welcome to come...

Pastoral Progressions

Election of Coadjutor Bishop of Huron Bishop Linda Nicholls elected as Coadjutor Bishop of Huron on Saturday, February 13th after three ballots. Bishop Nicholls was ordained a deacon on Nov. 3, 1985. A year later she was ordained a priest and on Feb. 2, 2008, she was...

Giving Dolls

Marjorie Brown, 94, and a longtime member of St. James’, Paris, was inspired a few years ago by some friends in Texas to make “Giving Dolls”. Since January 2014, she has made 128 cloth dolls. Some have gone to the trauma unit at McMaster Children’s Hospital in...

St. Mark’s Sunday School

St. Mark’s Anglican Church (London), Sunday School children hosted our Pancake Lunch for the parish on February 7th. The children had a fun time in the kitchen cooking the pancakes and sausages themselves, with adult supervision of course.  An excellent job by the...