NEWS

Parish events

Jazz Vespers – Sunday February 23 at 4 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church Stratford.  We’ll be celebrating Mardi Gras with the Home Cookin’ Dixieland Band. Please join us for this informal evening worship service.   BACH VESPERS FOR CREATION: On...

Diocesan events

Tips for Moving Away from Single Use Plastics. At Diocesan Synod in May 2019, a motion was passed challenging all parishes to reduce the purchase of products with single use plastics including rigid foam and to end such purchases by the beginning of 2023. Social &...
Lent: the slow approach to Easter

Lent: the slow approach to Easter

Joan Chittister uses the image of a waterwheel when she describes the liturgical calendar: the movement is slow, steady and continuous. By Libi Clifford

The marks of God’s mission: Part one

The marks of God’s mission: Part one

Thanksgiving and praise. This was my first response to our celebration on January 25 at St. Paul’s Cathedral as I was ordained bishop and seated as the 14th Bishop of Huron. By Bishop Todd Townshend

The Bishop of Huron’s Announcements

1. Bishop Townshend appoints The Reverend Daniel Bowyer as the Associate For Pastoral, Prayer and Outreach Ministries (part-time) at All Saints’, Waterloo.  Dan continues as the Chaplain to Trinity Village. 2. The Collation of The Venerable Kristen Aikman as the...
Christian thinkers and fantasy stories

Christian thinkers and fantasy stories

Every year we have a little pocket of time in mid-winter that falls between the Christmas celebrations and the beginning of Lent. I can’t think of a better time to escape into the realms of fantasy literature. By Laurel Pattenden

Stewardship and Star Wars

Stewardship and Star Wars

May our proclamation be sincere and spirited. And may the Force be with us: By Rev. Matthew Kieswetter