The Cycling Bishop!

Living the Mission – Bishop Rob’s Ride for Unity, Healing & Reconcilation
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Bishop Rob, Diocese of Qu’Appelle, is cycling across Canada praying for unity, healing & reconciliation whilst raising funds. Get involved by praying, donating or joing a section of the ride!

Sault Ste. Marie – Saturday June 23rd
4pm @ St. Luke’s Cathedral (160 Brock St)

Cycle with the Bishop from the Cathedral (or drive) to the
Garden River Community Centre (corner of Hwy 17B & Shingwauk St)
for a Potluck Meal w/ Prayer Service

Community Centre opens at 4pm for food drop off.
Meal will begin between 5:00 & 5:30 p.m.

If cycling AND bringing food…leave your food at the Synod Office before 4pm and Susan Koyle will bring it to Garden River.

Bishop Rob hopes to raise $2 million for the Anglican Healing Fund and other very worthwhile projects.

Learn more on Facebook.

 

Office Hours Notice

Please note the office will be closed Wednesday, June 6th & Thursday, June 7th, 2018 as  Mary, our parish administrator & Rev. Pam will be away at Diocesan Executive meetings in Sudbury.  Thank you.

 

Pentecost & Potluck!

Pentecost-Logo-2This Sunday (May 20th) we celebrate Pentecost and mark the giving of the Holy Spirit to the disciples for the sake of sharing God’s love in the world.

After our 10:30am service we will gather for a potluck luncheon. Please join us for worship & bring your favourite dish to share afterwards as we fellowship in Christ!

Mid-Week Service Notice

There will be no mid-week service on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 as Rev. Pam will be attending the Diocesan Clergy Conference.

“Serve the Lord with Gladness” Psalm 100

Please pray for our clergy travelling to the Sault this week and for the conference and all those involved.  Also, for those interested, you are welcomed to join in for the opening worship at St. Luke’s Cathedral tonight (Monday, May 7th) at 7pm for the Installation of the Rev’d Barbara Graham as a Canon of the Cathedral.

 

 

Reminder…

The 9:00am service on Wed. April 11th is cancelled as Rev. Pam is participating in Engage Freedom! – Anglicans Against Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery in Pickering, Ontario this week.  Please keep Rev. Pam, all participants and coordinators of this event in prayer as they dive into this important work.

 

Holy Week & Easter Day @ Emmaus

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We kicked off Holy Week with Passion Sunday & the Liturgy of the Palms.
We invite  you to join us for any or all of remaining services this week.


Wednesday in Holy Week – March 28

9:00am – Traditional Holy Communion
7:00pm – A Service of Tenebrae


Maundy Thursday – March 29

7:00pm – Holy Eucharist, Foot Washing & Stripping of the Altar


Good Friday – March 30

2:00pm – The Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
Followed by The Stations of the Cross


The Great Vigil of Easter – March 31
Deanery Wide Service @ St. Luke’s Cathedral

7:30pm – Beginning with the Lighting of the New Fire


Easter Day – The Resurrection of Our Lord – April 1

8:30am – Traditional Holy Communion
10:30am – Communion with Baptism 


 

Journeying through Lent

IMG_0782We continue journeying through Lent at Emmaus, a time of self-examination and reflection, bringing all that we discover to God, confident in God’s unfailing love. This Sunday [March 25, 2018] we will begin our walk through Holy Week with Passion Sunday and the Liturgy of the Palms – services at 8:30am & 10:30am.

Service Time Changes

Please note the following changes in service times while Rev. Pam is away:

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 @ 9am – no service
Sunday, March 18, 2018 @ 8:30am – no service
Sunday, March 18, 2018 @ 10:30am – Eucharist with Rev. Rosalie Goos presiding