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26 Mar 2019 0 Comment

Wee Worship at St. James

On one Sunday every month, St. James is hosting a service geared solely to its younger crowd, ages 2 to 10. It’s Wee Worship. They’ve had two services so far, and the bible stories were “God Creates everything” and “Noah and...
24 Mar 2019 0 Comment

More to the story: When is Easter?

Easter most generally falls on the first Sunday following the first full moon following the vernal equinox. The 2019 vernal equinox came on March 20 at 21:58 UTC. The full moon crested less than four hours later, on March 21 at 1:43 UTC....
24 Mar 2019 0 Comment

Lent is the Time to grow closer to Jesus

We offer in Lent... our Lenten devotion in observing this season. Please consider taking on a prayerful and reflective spiritual regime. Many fast and pray, many offer a new gift of treasure and/or their time to God’s service. We...
12 Mar 2019 0 Comment

Sponsor a Needy Student with Connect Youth

Here is your opportunity to sponsor a needy student at South Grenville District High School’s Connect Youth program. If parishioners would be able to contribute $5 or $10 or $20 a month for any of the remaining months of the school year,...
2 Mar 2019 0 Comment

First Aid Qualified?

First Aid Qualified? We would like to hear from all of you who have first aid qualifications that are up to date, or nursing experience that you would not mind sharing, IF someone felt rather unwell during a church...
2 Mar 2019 0 Comment

We offer in Lent…

We offer in Lent... Our Lenten devotion in observing this season. Please consider taking on a prayerful and reflective spiritual regime. Many fast and pray, many offer a new gift of treasure and/or their time to God’s...
25 Feb 2019 0 Comment

Great Paint Night at St. Johns

Nineteen painters participated in our Paint Night held wed. February 20th. The painting depicts the Nation River at the Charlieville bridge. There were many variations of the lovely winter dusk landscape! Everyone enjoyed the...
25 Feb 2019 0 Comment

Highlights of Connect Youth

If you weren’t able to attend church on Sunday, we want to share what a joy it was to hear from Victoria Robertson, director of Connect Youth in Prescott.  All three of our churches have been supporting this group for years now and many...
18 Jan 2019 0 Comment

Donations for San Lucas

On January 30 Wayne and Doreen Thornhill will be travelling to Santiago de Cuba, the home of our sister church, San Lucas Episcopal. As part of their vacation they will be visiting Father Halbert and Yeleny for a couple of days to help...
14 Jan 2019 0 Comment

Connect Youth Helps out at Local High School

Since April, 2010. Connect Youth based at S.G.D.H.S. Prescott has been filling a gap in community services providing ongoing support to youths ages 16 – 21. Some areas of their youth advocacy include providing transitional housing...