Saint Paul’s, Cardinal
St. Paul’s is proud to host the Seniors Diner’s Club in their hall, in conjunction with the regional health division. Seniors enjoy a get together with their friends as they all gather over a hot nutritious meal prepared by our willing members.
To get involved, call Betty Deschamps 613-656-3449.
St. Paul’s Daily Clubs – you’ll find a quilters/crafters club, an exercise club, children’s theatre and more meets at our church hall. There’s lots of ways to connect with neighbors here!
Music Ministry – St. Paul’s has a small choir with youth and adults who love to sing every Sunday morning. Rehearsals take place before the service begins with Mary Kay Munnings on Piano. Rev. David often joins in on guitar. You’d be very welcome to join us!
Rehearsals take place weekly under her direction.
Other Outreach includes St. Paul’s foster child, the Prayer Shawl ministry, Food bank collection and international disaster and partnership projects through the PWRDF, Primates Fund.
Saint John’s, Prescott
St. John’s is proud to volunteer at The Mayfield Nursing Home and The Wellington Nursing Home, bringing Holy Communion services to the residents at each lodge. You are welcome to assist us with visiting patients, helping them to the service from their rooms and singing with joy at these much appreciated services!
Wellington Public School is our most recent outreach project. For over a year now, St. John’s volunteers dressed in blue, go to read with children who need help at this Prescott school.
Music Ministry has been greatly blessed to continue under the skills of Mr. Winston Robinson who brings his faith and hope in Christ to us, through organ and piano music. The choir rehearses every Tuesday, 7 pm.
Annual Shakespeare Sunday: in Conjunction with the St. Lawrence Shakespeare festival, St. John’s holds a service from the time of Shakespeare’s day, featuring Morning Prayer and hymns reflecting Shakespeare’s time. The sermon is on the festival play of the year, of course. Past sermons were “Othello”, “Twelfth Night” and “MacBeth”.
Other Outreach from St. John’s includes supporting a foster child, a Prayer Shawl ministry, the Blue Christmas memorial service remembers lost loved ones before Christmas, and international disaster relief through the Primates Fund, PWRDF.
Once a month they run Messy Church Prescott, which is an alternative to regular Sunday church for all ages.
Saint James, Maitland
Food Bank Supporters St. James does a tremendous amount for the local food bank, gathering food and donations Sunday by Sunday.
“Youth Answer” – our Youth Group St. James supports a youth group worker and our youth gather at church on Sunday for participating in worship, singing special music, and serving! The youth are planning a mission trip to Cuba in 2016 to visit Fr. Halbert at San Lucas parish. They also have weekly youth group meetings over suppers on Tuesday at St. John’s Anglican Hall in Prescott. For information, call youth worker: Johanna Freer 613, 802-4222.
Music Ministry Music ministry every Sunday is offered to the glory of God by our experienced organist, Mrs. Marilyn Campbell with Fr. David Smith on guitar. The music is always a blend of the Anglican hymns with some contemporary selections. The young people now have a singing ensemble and often lead the special communion music and contemporary praise hymns. We truly enjoy their youthful voices singing from the balcony on many Sundays of the year.
Other Outreach from St. James includes the Prayer Shawl ministry, Chernobyl Seniors shoe boxes, disaster relief through PWRDF fund, and the first nations people of Canada through Council of the North support.