St. John's Anglican Church

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Rural Ministry Summit on Wed. April 23rd 9:30 – 2:00

Posted March 10, 2014

Rural Ministry Summit Wednesday, April 23rd 9:30-2:00   St. John’s is sponsoring the Rural Ministry Summit on Wed. April 23rd 9:30 until 2:00pm.   Details from Bishop Linda Nicholls, Trent-Durham and Bishop Peter Fenty, York Simcoe.  Rural ministry is different. It has many unique challenges and joys that our urban and suburban colleagues don’t experience. Over the years the Diocese of Toronto has tried to nurture dialogue among rural parish clergy and lay leaders through efforts such as the Rural Committee for Multi-Point Parishes. Also, bi-annually, we support the interdenominational R. Alec Sim Rural Ministry Symposium sponsored by Queens University.  2012 … Continue reading

Volunteers Required

Posted March 10, 2014

Volunteers needed for Altar Guild – Choir – Nursing Home We are in need of people to help with altar guild.  If you would be willing to   volunteer your time for one month a year to help with this very important ministry, please speak to Wendy Bentley.  Please speak to Linda McLaughlin if you would like to join the choir or to Jenny Beal if interested in volunteering at the Nursing Home.

Epic telling of the Gospel of Mark

Posted February 24, 2014

Biblical Storytelling of the Gospel of Mark: Bishop Linda invites YOU to an Epic telling of the Gospel of Mark on Monday April 14th at 7 p.m. at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church in Peterborough. An Epic is when 2 or more storytellers tell the entire book of scripture. St. John’s Biblical Storytellers have been invited to participate in this storytelling. Come and experience the Gospel of Mark as a Living Word, told by more than twenty Biblical Storytellers. Your support would be appreciated! Car pooling available. Contact Brenda/or see Bulletin Board for further details.

Easter Services

Posted February 14, 2014

Date & Times for St. John’s Easter Services March 5 – Ash Wednesday                          6:30 p.m. April 13 – Palm Sunday                                 9:30 a.m. April 17 – Maundy (Holy) Thursday          6:30 p.m. April 18 – Good Friday                                  9:30 a.m. April 20 – Easter Sunday                              9:30 a.m.

St. John’s 175th Anniversary

Posted May 22, 2013

St. John’s will be celebrating 175 years in 2015.  Please let us know of any former members, or suggestions to help make this a  celebration to be proud of.  We would also be interested in any pictures or copies of events that might have taken place. Also, looking for members to work on committees.    

St. John’s Hall for Rent

Posted January 8, 2013

Ideal for Club Meetings, Classes, Weddings and Special Functions Our Hall is available for rent.    Also catering available. Please contact office@stjohnsblackstock.com for details.