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Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Announcements for Wednesday, August 17, 2016

1.       The Diocese of Huron 2016 Golf Tournament – Saturday, September 17, Pine Knot Golf and Country Club, 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

2.       St. John’s Church, Otterville, 100th Anniversary Service – September 18 at 2:00pm. We invite all clergy in Oxford and Norfolk to dress and join us in our celebratory service at St. John’s, 23 Dover Street, Otterville.

3.       All Saints' Church, London warmly invites you to attend the festivities of our "Celebration Weekend" September 23-25. Join us for all activities as we celebrate All Saints' being a presence in the Hamilton Rd. community for 110 years: an art display by local London artists and L' Arche London, historical display and walking tour of All Saints Parish as well as silent auction items. Sunday, Sept. 25 (following our 10:30 service): the unveiling of a historic plaque that has been donated by the London Historical Society.

4.       On October 1st, 2016 St. Paul's, Stratford will again welcome acclaimed musicians Don Besig and Nancy Price (composers of the well-known dismissal anthem "Go Now in Peace") from Rochester for a Music Workshop.  Each participant will receive 20 anthems to keep for their music ministry. The workshop is for everyone, singers of all skill levels and from all denominations.  The registration fee is $50 per participant, and the day runs from 8:30 am to 1:30 pm and includes lunch.  Don and Nancy will teach a range of anthems in praise of God.  Please see the links below and call 519-271-4527 or email jechidley@rogers.com to register. Registration deadline is September 7th, 2016. We look forward to this day in which God will be glorified! 
Click here for the poster
Click here for the registration form

5.       Go Tell It on the Mountain7th Annual Festival of Biblical Storytelling, Friday October 14 and Saturday October 15, Church of St. John the Evangelist, 12 Carleton St. S., Thorold, ON (near Niagara Falls). The Festival is organized by The Network of Biblical Storytellers – Canada.  Click here for the brochure.

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 Installation of Rt. Rev. Linda Nicholls as 13th Bishop of Huron. St. Paul’s Cathedral, London. More details to follow.

8.       Huron at CLAY 2016 (Charlottetown, PEI, August 17-21) – Gathering of Anglican and Lutheran youth from across Canada. For daily updates visit our Facebook pagehttps://www.facebook.com/dioceseofhuron

9.       Huron Church News – September edition is in print. IT WAS A BUSY SUMMER. For preview visit http://hcn.diohuron.org/

SNEAK PEEK SELECTION:

Where is my home? (Bishop Linda Nicholls): http://hcn.diohuron.org/?p=2261
Huron at General Synod (Rev. Canon Rob Towler): http://hcn.diohuron.org/?p=2269
Looking back with Archdeacon Peter Townshend (Rev. Matthew Kieswetter): http://hcn.diohuron.org/?p=2272
Time for change is now: how to respond to TRChttp://hcn.diohuron.org/?p=2279
A man and his church standing tall in yet another century (Davor Milicevic): http://hcn.diohuron.org/?p=2275
 

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