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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Janet Griffith Clarke collated as the Archdeacon of Brant/Norfolk and Oxford

Bishop Robert Bennett collated the Ven. Janet Griffith Clarke as archdeacon of Brant/Norfolk and Oxford deaneries on Feb. 1, at Grace Church, Brantford. 

Archdeacon Janet Griffith Clarke is the rector of the Brantford Regional Ministries. She was ordained in Huron in 2000 and appointed to the position of director of Human Resources in the Huron Synod Office. She also served in two interim parish positions and spent five years as Honorary Associate at Church of the Ascension in London (then known as East London Anglican Ministries). 

In 2007 she left Huron to accept the position of Vicar General and Executive Archdeacon (and director of Human Resources) in the Diocese of Montreal. She was appointed territorial archdeacon on an interim basis on three occasions and served as commissary for a period of six months. 

Archdeacon Janet returned to the Diocese of Huron and her home town of Brantford in 2014 to accept an appointment by Bishop Bennett to the newly formed Brantford Anglican Regional Ministries (St. James', Grace, St. Jude's). 

An Evening with Mark Payne

Saturday, February 6 @ 7:30pm

Church of the Ascension
2060 Dundas Street East, London

Tickets $20
Available at the door or call (519) 451-7780

All ticket proceeds go to support ministry at the Church of the Ascension


Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Weekend Courses at Huron - for everyone!

Bible 1
(in-class on Mar. 5 + electronic meetings)
The Bible is more exciting than you might think!  Learn how to read it in enlightening, contemporary, ways.
Dr. Murray Watson

Christ and Trinity
(April 9-10)
Feeling challenged to understand your faith?  Engage the unique core of Christian belief, in the eyes of thinkers from the 1st century to today.
Dr. William Harrison

Preaching:  Learning to Share the Gospel
(June 18-19)
The sermon can be a powerful moment of communication.  Learn to share the gospel in rich and authentic ways.
Dr. Todd Townshend

To register, contact:  Janet Anstead at jmanstead@rogers.com

(can be used for Licentiate and Priest for Specialized Ministry training)

Making Marriage Work

A Practical Workshop for Pre-Married Couples

Healthy and fulfilling marriages just don’t happen . . . they are intentionally created and worked at! This workshop offers pre-marital couples a focused time to plan for their married life together.  You will gain insights into yourself and your partner, as well as practical skills to apply to your marriage.

Topics Include:

Family and personal history as a marital “training school”
Self-assessment and relationship assessment skills
Building a relationship vision
The nine developmental tasks of a good marriage
Keys to establishing emotional intimacy / healthy conflict resolution
The four toxic issues in marriage
Creative ways to enrich married life

Location:  All Saint’s Anglican Church
         City Hall Square
         Windsor, ON

Date & Time:  Saturday February 20, 2016
        9:30am. – 4:00pm.

Fee:  $185 / Couple (includes workshop information and resource materials,
                                              Lunch, and a Certificate of Completion)

Bishop's Announcements

The Bishop's Announcements for Monday, February 1st have been posted.
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Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Bishop's Announcements

The Bishop's Announcements for Monday, January 25th have been posted.
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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Bishop's Announcements

The Bishop's Announcements for Monday, January 18th have been posted.
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Wednesday, January 13, 2016

World Day of Prayer - Friday, March 4

World Day of Prayer 2016 – Cuba

Friday, March 4, 2016

3 locations in Brantford:
  • 1:30 pm                Alexandra Presbyterian Church, 410 Colborne St. (at Peel St.),  519.753.1602
  • 1:30 pm                St. John’s Anglican Church, 150 Colborne St. W. (at Mount Pleasant St.), 519.752.8600
  • 7:30 pm                Queensway Baptist Church, 211 St. George St. (at Queensway Dr.), 519.753.5761 – wheelchair accessible

Everyone Welcome.
For more information:  phone 519.752.6451 or email christine@stmarks.on.ca

Choral Evensong - St. Paul's Cathedral

Sunday, January 17 @ 4:00pm

During the academic year, St. Paul's Cathedral Choir sings Choral Evensong at St Paul's at 4:00pm on the Third Sunday of each month.

This evening service uses the traditional language of Archbishop Thomas Cranmer's Book of Common Prayer.

This month the setting of the canticles is The Gloucester Service by Herbert Howells, with Preces and Responses by Bernard Rose.

All are welcome and invited and we look forward to seeing you.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Bishop's Announcements

The Bishop's Announcements for Monday, January 11th have been posted.
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