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Archive: September 2018

Giving thanks is contagious

Giving thanks is contagious

By Bishop Linda Nicholls One of the earliest lessons of childhood is to say ‘thank you’ – for gifts received at a birthday or Christmas; for a kindness shown; or for the food on the table. We are taught that offering thanks is an important social grace and is to...
St. Anne’s pollination garden

St. Anne’s pollination garden

In the cool of an autumn morning, on Sunday, September 23,  the people of St Anne’s Byron (London) gathered to dedicate their new pollination garden, lovingly crafted by a dedicated group of parishioners and kindly funded by a grant from the Julia Hunter Fund...
The hungry wolves (part 2)

The hungry wolves (part 2)

By Rev. Jim Innes A wolf happened to pass by the lane where the three little pigs lived; and he saw the straw house, and he smelled the pig inside. He thought the pig would make a mighty fine meal and his mouth began to water… So he huffed and he puffed and he blew...

ACW: Meet our Cuncil members

Barbara Jackson, V.P., Council for the Diocese of Huron ACW When Barbara was attending St. Mark’s, Windsor (now closed), there wasn’t an ACW. But she was invited to an Essex Deanery Fall Tea 12 years ago – a great meeting, talking and exchanging ideas with...