Archive for June 2016

Strawberry Dinner 2016

The strawberries were freshly picked local strawberries that were the pinnacle of the evening with shortcake, whipped cream and ice cream. Both seatings for the dinner were filled to capacity. At one, a couple extra chairs were snuck in to accommodate a few extra people. It was great to see so many from the local community…

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Foxes have holes and birds of the air have nests

Luke 9:51-62 51 When the days drew near for him to be taken up, he set his face to go to Jerusalem. 52 And he sent messengers ahead of him. On their way they entered a village of the Samaritans to make ready for him; 53 but they did not receive him, because his face…

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Diocesan strategic plan 2016-2021

By Stuart Mann The Diocese of Toronto has a new strategic plan, called Growing in Christ, that will guide its work and the deployment of its resources over the next five years. The plan, approved by Diocesan Council on June 23, casts a vision for the diocese and includes a mission statement, values and key…

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The special guest

Homily for Fourth after Pentecost — The Rev’d Glenn Empey, Luke 7: 36 – 8: 3 Once, a man decided to have a party. So he invited friends, family, colleagues and some others, as the story goes.  We don’t know exactly who the man was but his name was Simon – not the same Simon as in other…

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