March 5, 2013

March 6th, 2013 by mridea

1. St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Rosslyn, will hold a Beef-On-A-Bun supper on Sunday March 17. Doors open at 4:30 p.m.; Supper served 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Includes: Beef on a Bun, Cole Slaw, Dessert, Tea & Coffee. Tickets: $10. For tickets contact Karl at 939-2787.

2. The Camp Gitchigomee Annual General Meeting will be held Tuesday March 19 at St. Michael and All Angels church at 7 PM.

3. DATE CHANGE: Deanery Youth Unit (DYU) hosts the ANNUAL ‘ALL-NIGHTER’. Where: St. Thomas’ Anglican Church (corner of Edward and Amelia). When: Friday & Saturday, March 22-23. Time: 7pm Friday to 10am Saturday. Who: All youth ages 13-24 welcome! Cost: $20 (includes food and laser tag). DETAILS: Youth will meet at St. Thomas’ at 7pm and will head (via carpool) to RONS Virtual World for a game of Laser Tag! We will then head back to the church for snacks and games followed by Midnight Worship. There will also be a presentation promoting Youth Synod. Permission slip required. Contact Jen Snowden, DYU Coordinator 627-2527/


4. St. John’s ACW group is once again making their world-famous Easter Eggs. These delicious chocolate-covered cream eggs with or without fruit are available for just $3.50 each. Orders will be accepted up to Thursday, March 14 and ready for pick up at St. John’s, 226 Pearl St., on Saturday, March 16 between 10 am and 2 pm. Please contact Liz Whalley at 345-5995 or Barb Williams at 344-2195.

5. Flipper Flanagan will be back at St. Thomas’! Mark Thursday, March 7 on your calendars for this fun concert featuring all new music, and be sure to invite family and friends. Proceeds will go in support of St. Thomas’ “Feed the Hungry” initiatives. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door and are available through Rev. Doug McClure, Garry Barker, or the St. Thomas’ Parish Office.

6. Thornloe College School of Theology Course TCST 3900B: “Jesus Meets Buddha: Christian Explorations into Eastern Religious Thinking.” Instructor: The Rev. John E. Harvey, Ph.D. (in Old Testament). Phone: 705-929-6562. E-mail: To register: contact David Macdonald at Thorneloe University (1-866-846-7635, ext. 103) Venue: St. Luke’s, Thunder Bay. Date: July 8-14, 2013. Time: 9:00-4:00, daily. Credits: The course may be audited or taken for credit (as an elective, or as a requirement for world religions).


7. Check out the latest Lenten video: God Among Us: Lenten Videos on the Stations of the Cross

8. Dean Emeritus Lawrence Robertson Celebrates 60 Years of Priestly Ministry Bishop’s Blog, benedictus benedicat: