NEWS

Bishops’ Friends dinner at Huron-Perth

Huron and Perth Deanery second Bishops’ Friends dinner held on April 27 at Mitchell Golf & Country Club was a complete success. The exceptional attendance of people willing to support The Empowered Leadership Fund and a relaxed atmosphere turned this event into an enjoyable evening. The gifts from the silent auction exceeded $1,000.00.

Bishops’ Friends in Mitchell were welcomed by Stephanie Donaldson and Lynda McGregor. Gail Trewhitt was the Master of Ceremony and Bishop Bob Bennett was introduced by Ven. Allan Livingstone. The singer/songwriter Ali Matthews, accompanied by the guitarist Andrew Horrocks provided outstanding entertainment. Opening and closing prayers were offered by Rev. Wayne Malott and Rev. Dan Bowyer.

 

 

 

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“It will be difficult to top our initial effort”, said the organizers after the last year’s Bishops’ Friends dinner at the Huron-Perth Deanery. But they did it!

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The silent auction was a success exceeding $1,000.00.

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Ven. Allan Livingstone: toasting and roasting the Bishop…

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…and Bishop Bennett being roasted by Allan.

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Superb entertainment: Ali Matthews and Andrew Horrocks.

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Organizer Stephanie Donaldson and Heather Moller from Huron Church House.