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Affordable housing — Diocese of Ottawa

Diocese of Ottawa on target for 125 new affordable housing units In 2013 Anglican Church of Canada set action on homelessness and affordable housing as priority Via The Anglican Journal by David Humphreys On 11 May, the Diocese of Ottawa held a forum on homelessness and affordable housing as part of plans to implement its…

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St Luke’s crew part of local food drive

St Luke’s takes part in local food drive Members of the parish join with Kawartha Food Share in local food drive One Saturday, 1 June, an energetic crew of people from St Luke’s joined with others throughout Peterborough for the annual Kawartha Food Share Food Drive. Many residents placed canned goods in paper bags on the…

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Here grows the community gardens

Here grows the community gardens at St Luke’s Local community gardeners put in a full day in getting the gardens ready for planting Thanks to the support of Peterborough GreenUp, the SUN Programme, and Nourish plus local gardeners, the community gardens at St Luke’s have become a reality. A dozen or so gardeners did all the…

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Organ Recital: Ian Morton (audio)

Beautiful lunch-time music recital by Ian Morton Ian performed a wide range of music as part of Peterborough Lunch Time Organ Recitals Ian selected a varied repertoire of music for his recital on Ascension Day, 30 May 2019 at St Luke’s. This was the fifth lunch-time recital among a series held at various Peterborough Churches…

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Chorus concert at St Luke’s

Ontario Presbyterian Chorus visits St Luke’s Chorus Director, Alastair McCallum, brings chorus to Peterborough for evening of sacred choral music click a photo for full-screen On Sunday evening, 26 May 2019, St Luke’s was blessed by the joyful voices of the Ontario Presbyterian Chorus. About 125 local folks, including parishioners plus many others from the…

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Letter to Premier from Bishop Andrew

Responding to 2019 Ontario Budget Letter to Premier from Bishop Andrew on behalf of the Diocese and Social Justice Advocacy The 2019 Ontario budget was released 11 April 2019.  While there was some good news around funding for affordable housing and partnerships with non-profit and cooperative housing providers, much of the budget includes cuts to…

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Great teamwork at High Tea

Great teamwork at High Tea event Parish team creates another successful event for the local community Another great effort by the parish team for another successful parish event. Thanks to June, Kathy, and all team members! And thanks to those who came by to enjoy tasty fancy sandwiches and the sweets. It was all very…

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Pray for Sri Lankans

Pray for Sri Lankans Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate for Anglican Church of Canada, calls for prayer in aftermath of Sri Lanka’s Easter bombings BY FRED HILTZ, ARCHBISHOP AND PRIMATE In the terrible aftermath of bombings of churches and hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Day, I ask for your prayers for all affected by these hate…

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Easter is 50 days

The Easter Season extends to the Day of Pentecost ‘Pentecost’ is derived from the Greek word for fifty and it is 50 days after Easter BY FRED HILTZ, ARCHBISHOP AND PRIMATE While society makes much of Easter Day and largely from the perspective of bunnies and chocolate and springtime, it is for Christians the first day…

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Parish update info

Parish update info Information for parishioners from the Planning and Options Group Every second Wednesday since the end of January the members of St Luke’s Planning and Options Group have been meeting with Susan Abell and Val Whalley as our facilitators. The sessions have been productive and continue to be so. There is a high…

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