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Thursday, June 23, 2016

Announcements for Thursday, June 23, 2016

1.       A Light in the Forest – Our Companion Diocese of Amazonia. Rev. Marcos Barros and his wife Lourdes Barros, the ‘missionaries’ from Amazonia are in Huron from May 11th to June 30th. They are here to share the Good News of Jesus Christ as experienced by Anglicans in Brazil. Please welcome them. Pray for their safety, and that their time here may be fruitful for them and for us.  

2.       Good News from Huron Church Camp! Once again we are counting down to another summer filled with faith, fun and friends! Are your campers signed up? If not please invite families with children and youth both inside and outside your parish communities! There is still lots of room in our week-long camps for children ages six to fourteen, grades one to eight. Bursary support is available.
Go to our website 
www.huronchurchcamp.ca to sign up today! For more information contact us at 519-434-6893 ext 217 or huronchurchcamp@gmail.com
Get yourself in the mood for summer: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_nqAGRd_uew

3.       Huron Church Camp Clean-up Day June 25th 9am – 4pm, Rain or Shine! – Come and help HCC get ready for a new summer season! Bring your rake or other yard tools. Good news! This year our BAC, Brotherhood of Anglican Churchmen are organising a group work party as well! Please see our poster for more details and contact information: http://www.huronchurchcamp.ca/clean-up-day-2016/RSVP by Thursday, June 23rd.

4.       We are excited that The Diocese of Huron is Co-Hosting with our Lutheran Friends The National Worship Conference.  The theme this year is Formation & Reformation: Worship, Justice, and God's Mission. This conference will be held from July 24-27 at Laurier in Waterloo.  Join our Primate Fred Hiltz and Lutheran National Bishop Susan Johnson for a tremendous opportunity to explore worship and issues of justice. Please visit the webpage and register early http://www.nationalworshipconference.org  NOTE:  This qualifies as Continuing Education.

5.       The Diocese of Huron 2016 Golf Tournament – Saturday, September 17, Pine Knot Golf Court, Dorchester. All proceeds raised go to the Faith-In-Action Trust Fund for Outreach Ministry in Huron. Registration fee of $145 includes: 18 holes of golf with cart; lunch, dinner, photos, prizes & silent auction gifts and $25 tax receipt. This May we helped 17 charities with $11,000 from our event. For info on Sponsorship Opportunities contact: Paul Rathbone, 519.434.6893 ext. 240To register contact: Rev. Daniel Bowyer, 519.301.9873 or hurongolf@gmail.com

6.       The 40th Anniversary of women to the priesthood will be celebrated on November 28th, 29th, and November 30th, for all women priests. The celebration will be held in Stratford. Please mark your calendar for this event. More information will be coming out shortly. Facebook group is up: https://www.facebook.com/ordinationofwomen/ 

7.       MARK YOUR CALENDAR: NOVEMBER 26 – The Enthronement of Rt. Rev. Linda Nicholls as 13th Bishop of Huron. St. Paul’s Cathedral, London. More details to follow.

 

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