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Anglican Church of Canada gone by 2040 — Rubbish

Anglican Church of Canada gone by 2040 -- Rubbish The Most Reverend Melissa Skelton takes on the Anglican Journal- from blog on Diocese of New Westminster Take that, Anglican Journal !...
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In-depth look at state of the church – Anglican Journal

Perspectives on recent research about Anglican Church Recent statistics, future projections, comments and perspectives from around the church The January issue of the Anglican Journal is a 28-page report and reflection on the...
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Being a Christian in a secular age

Being a Christian in a secular age The Rev. Dr. Mike Michielin, incumbent of St. John's Anglican Church, Kingston, reflects on his experience as a Christian in contemporary secular society ...
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Parish gathers as family to welcome Neeva, break bread and celebrate

Parish family gathers to welcome Neeva and break bread together On the Feast of the Epiphany, Neeva receives the Sacrament of Holy Baptism to enter into the community of faith...
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Christmas Message from Her Majesty The Queen

Christmas Message from Her Majesty the Queen Queen Elizabeth shares a timely message at Christmas Wishing you all a very Happy Christmas! This year marked the 75th anniversary of D-Day and...
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Blessings to you at Christmas

Blessings to you at Christmas The Right Reverend Andrew Asbil, Bishop of Toronto, shares a Christmas message with the people of the Diocese The day you were born was a...
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Bishop Riscylla visits St Luke’s

Bishop Riscylla visits St Luke's On the Third Sunday in Advent, The Right Reverend Riscylla Shaw, Suffragan Bishop of Toronto and Area Bishop of Trent Durham, was the Celebrant and...
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Advent and Christmas at St Luke’s

Advent and Christmas at St Luke's There's something for everyone during Advent and Christmas at St Luke's Pageant Sunday, 8 December 1030 am Come and join in the fun of...
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Pageant brings smiles to faces at St Luke’s

Pageant brings lots of smiles to faces at St Luke's The parish kids, under the able guidance of Marion, Hilda and team, retell the Christmas Story with costumes and carols....
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There’s a war on Christmas … kinda

There's a war on Christmas ... kinda Dean of Yale Divinity School muses about 'the war on Christmas'. It's probably not what you've been thinking. This blog article, by Andrew...
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Bishop delivers charge to synod

Bishop delivers charge to synod Bishop Andrew says, "It's not a time to be afraid; it's a time to have courage." During the Eucharist, Bishop Andrew Asbil gave his Charge to...
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Innovative affordable housing project attracts national attention

Innovative Hamilton affordable housing project gets nearly $2M in federal cash — and national attention Via Matthew Van Dongen  The Hamilton Spectator The Hughson Street Baptist Church is building a new...
St Luke’s Community Gardens wrap up season

St Luke’s Community Gardens wrap up season

St Luke's Gardens wrap up the season It was a terrific year for the community gardeners and neighbourhood -- from November issue of The Anglican The first harvest of a...
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Learn about social justice

Social Justice and Advocacy - resources A collection of resources for learning about social justice issues Jesus' teachings make it clear that we are called to care for the poor...
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We celebrate the Feast of St Luke

Sunday, 20 October: We celebrate the Feast of Saint Luke -- our Patron Saint We gather as the community of faith to celebrate our Patron Saint This is a great...
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Parish Planning Resources

Resources to assist our visioning with regular updates RATIONALEThe purpose of the Resources is to stimulate thought, creative dreaming, and discussion -- "the conversation" Most recent update click 10 Predictions...
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The Story of Poker Joe

The Story of Poker Joe Updating pastoral skills and tools of ministry The people of St Luke's have a great sense of humour. Arnold, one of the parishioners, sent this...
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“We have to learn how to relate to our culture as… pilgrims.”

What is the individual’s role in the Mission of God? "We have to learn how to relate to our culture as an exiled church full of pilgrims." By Ed Stetzer -...
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PWRDF mobilizes in response to Dorian

PWRDF mobilizes reponse to Dorian Hurricane Dorian has devastated the Bahamas. News footage shows the areas around Freeport to be unrecognizable, completely submerged in water. In response to the immediate...
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Coming in October…

Great events coming in October Mark you calendars and spread the word -- celebrate the Feast of St Luke Turkey Dinner A delicious full turkey dinner with all the trimmings...
New primate foresees time of change for national church

New primate foresees time of change for national church

New primate foresees time of change for national church BY  TALI FOLKINS August 26, 2019 The Anglican Journal photo - Geoff Howe The Anglican Church of Canada’s new primate says her...
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Community Gardens … WOW !

Amazing community gardens Neighbours grow amazing produce ready for fall harvest from community gardens Neighbourhood gardeners in the Curtis Creek area of East City have had amazing results from their hard...
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Anglican Church introduces new digital magazine

Anglican Church introduces new digital magazine BY Matthew Townsend The Anglican Journal Anglicans looking for in-depth stories and diverse perspectives on complex subjects have a new place to look: Epiphanies, a digital...
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New issue — ‘community link’ newsletter features exciting news

Exciting news from the Planning and Options Group 'community link' newsletter feature: New sense of direction for the future The Planning and Options Group (POG) has been meeting on a...
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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...
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Predictions about the future Church

10 predictions about the future of the Church Every generation experiences change. But sometimes you sense you’re in the midst of truly radical change, the kind that happens only every...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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We can’t just rebuild

We can't just rebuild The Rev'd Terence Chandra serves with his wife, the Rev'd Jasmine Chandra, in Saint John, New Brunswick. They are community priests at Stone Church, an Anglican...
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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...
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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...
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What’s Holy Week anyway 14-20 April

Holy Week -- most sacred week in the Christian Year text by The Rev'd Glenn Empey Holy Week is from Palm Sunday until Holy Saturday. It includes Maundy Thursday and...
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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...
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“Singing our faith” — Ontario Presbyterian Chorus, Sunday 26 May

"Singing our faith" -- Ontario Presbyterian Chorus An evening of choir music at St Luke's
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Canadian House of Bishops nominate bishops for next Primatial election

Canadian Anglican House of Bishops nominate bishops for next Primatial election The Canadian House of Bishops has nominated five bishops from among their number to stand for election as the...
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Was it the fig tree’s fault?

Was it the fig tree's fault? Audio - listen ... Message for Third Sunday in Lent Gospel Reading - Luke 13:1-9  At that very time there were some present who...