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A part time vacation relief position is available in Saint Matthew’s office for the period May 26 to July 11, 2014, Monday to Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. For a job description and to apply, contact People’s Warden, Carol Williams at email@example.com. The deadline for receiving applications is April 25th, 2014.
My Dear Brothers and Sisters of Saint Matthew’s The sacrifice of God is a broken spirit: a broken and contrite heart you will not despise (Psalm 51. 17). How is your Lent going so far? I offer here a few words for our Lenten journey that is taking us to Holy Week and Easter. As [...]
HOLY WEEK We journey with Jesus throughout Holy Week with special services that give us opportunity to examine our hearts and draw close to the heart of God. Holy Communion (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday) April 14, 15. 16 at 7 PM Maundy Thursday Service April 17 at 7 PM This is a profoundly moving service with [...]
Dear Friends and Family at Saint Matthew’s, We are about to enter into a new season in the Christian Calendar. This Wednesday, March 4th, is Ash Wednesday; the beginning of the Lenten season. On Ash Wednesday, we gather together to receive the Holy Eucharist and to be marked in a special way with ash. The [...]
My dear brothers and sisters of Saint Matthew’s May the grace and joy of Christ our Saviour be with you. This has been an exciting year of growth for Saint Matthew’s! God has been moving among us, continuing to unite us as a family and enlarge our vision of all that He is calling us [...]
My Dear Brothers and Sisters of Saint Matthew’s ‘The people who walked in darkness have seen a great light; those who dwelt in a land of deep darkness, on them the light has shined’ (Isaiah 9. 2). ‘O Come, Thou Day-Spring come and cheer Our spirit’s by Thine Advent here Disperse the gloomy clouds of [...]
Saturday, Nov. 30 @ 10 am to 2 pm Christmas Fair (in the gym) Sunday, Dec. 8 @ 8:45 am Children’s Pageant (Charlie Brown’s Christmas) followed by a Happy Birthday Jesus party in the gym. Sunday, Dec. 8 @ 7 pm ‘Silent Night’ reflective service Wednesday, Dec.11 @ 7 pm Advent Evening Prayer at 7 pm [...]
Dear friends and family, A number of you have asked if we are still going ahead with the GAFCON meeting in Nairobi, given the recent terrorist attacks in that city. The short answer is “Yes, we are.” Rather than duplicating the words and sentiments of others, I am going to simply share a letter from [...]
My Dear Brothers and Sisters at Saint Matthews, A short time ago I received an email from our bishops inviting me to represent our diocese (the Anglican Network of Canada) at GAFCON2, in Kenya. After discussing the opportunity with Mike+ and my family, I responded with a heartfelt and thankful “yes.” The conference itself runs [...]
My dear Brothers and Sisters of Saint Matthew’s ‘For the lamb in the midst of the throne will be their shepherd, and He will guide them to springs of living water, and God will wipe away every tear from their eyes’ (Revelation 7. 17). What a blessing it is to be on this journey of [...]