Return 2 the River – Gospel Jamboree – August 14, 2020 Posted in: Podcasts / E-Courses / Online Offerings - Friday, August 14, 2020 3:00 - 5:00 pm Zoom The Anglican Church of Canada Indigenous Ministries has begun holding online Gospel Jamborees. Consider joining with your own contributions or just take part as part of the audience. Visit anglican.ca/im/gospeljam for more information and to watch the videos from previous events. Want to take part?… … Continue reading "Return 2 the River – Gospel Jamboree – August 14, 2020"
Living our Vision in Place – August 19, 2020 Posted in: Podcasts / E-Courses / Online Offerings - This is the first in a series (Living our Vision in Place) being hosted by the synod. Wednesday, August 19, 2020 3:00 - 4:30 pm Zoom Who should attend? Parish leaders who are curious about doing ministry differently in their neighbourhood. Register here. The Story In 2015, the Anglican church in Greater St. Catharines (diocese… … Continue reading "Living our Vision in Place – August 19, 2020"
Primate sings hymns for Refuge Posted in: Podcasts / E-Courses / Online Offerings - On Sunday, July 26, Archbishop Linda Nicholls performed on Facebook Live in support of the Ride for Refuge. To request a hymn and make a donation, visit rideforrefuge.org/pwrdf and scroll down to Archbishop Linda’s name and fundraising page. Mark Sunday, September 20, 7 p.m. ET for the second live Hymn Sing event! https://pwrdf.org/primate-sings-hymns-for-refuge/ … Continue reading "Primate sings hymns for Refuge"
The Sacred Teachings Podcast Posted in: Podcasts / E-Courses / Online Offerings - There is a hidden wealth in this Land. This wealth lies in the wisdom of the Indigenous Elders all across Turtle Island. The teachings, languages, traditions and stories of the Ancestors are shared in the podcast series “Sacred Teachings”. Highly respected Indigenous speakers are featured in this series, with a different theme for each season,… … Continue reading "The Sacred Teachings Podcast"
Reminder: Anglican Foundation grant deadline approaching Posted in: Links - By Staff Writer Apply The Anglican Foundation provides grants and loans for innovative ministry and diverse infrastructure projects and theological formation across the Canadian church. Whether it is outreach, evangelism, accessibility, roofs or washrooms, the Anglican Foundation is here for you when you need us, with an open mind and dependable support. Financial assistance from… … Continue reading "Reminder: Anglican Foundation grant deadline approaching"
The Anglican Way by John Baycroft Posted in: Books - Author: John Baycroft Paperback: 80 pages Publisher: ABC Publishing (1980) Language: English ISBN-13: 978-0919030558 Size: 4.125" x 6" A concise introduction to the Anglican Church for inquirers, new members and candidates for confirmation. Book can be purchased at : https://anglican.gilmore.ca/stores/anglican/en/product/829cca6e-7b12-408d-9a88-01ea3ac69ee1 ___________________________________________________________ eStore for Anglican Resources Website, August 5, 2020 … Continue reading "The Anglican Way by John Baycroft"
New eStore for Anglican resources launched Posted in: News - By General Synod Communications Worship books, hymnals and other Anglican resources now have a new home online at anglican.ca/store. Anglicans and community partners may now purchase their Anglican Church of Canada (ACC) resources from the new ACC eStore, managed collaboratively by General Synod and our new distributor Gilmore Global. Products will be shipped by… … Continue reading "New eStore for Anglican resources launched"
Jesus on strategic planning Posted in: Features - By Archbishop Mark MacDonald “Everyone then who hears these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock. The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and beat on that house, but it did not fall, because it had been founded on… … Continue reading "Jesus on strategic planning"
Highlights from the Council of General Synod: July 25, 2020 Posted in: Features - By General Synod Communications Members of the Council of General Synod (CoGS) gathered together online at 11:30 a.m. EDT via Zoom conference. Opening Remarks Archbishop Linda Nicholls, primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, welcomed members to the council meeting. She put forward a motion to approve the agenda, which was carried. The Rev.… … Continue reading "Highlights from the Council of General Synod: July 25, 2020"
Intercultural Ministry Webinar – September 16, 2020 Posted in: Podcasts / E-Courses / Online Offerings - Recordings of previous webinars can be found below. Register for our upcoming webinar: September Webinar: September 16th 4pm EDT (1pm PDT, 2pm MDT, 3pm CDT, 5pm ADT, 5:30pm NDT) Pre-registration required to receive webinar video-conference link. (scroll down or click here) Preparing for a Change of Era: Engage Difference! Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry “We… … Continue reading "Intercultural Ministry Webinar – September 16, 2020"
Bits of Heaven Posted in: Books - A Summer Companion Russell J. Levenson Jr. Mar/2020, 176 Pages, PAPER, 5.5 x 8.5 ISBN-13: 9781640652712 Short, accessible meditations and photography to guide you through the season Author Russ Levenson invites readers to slow down, “toward that stillness that, in a particular way, reveals not only the nature of God but our own nature and… … Continue reading "Bits of Heaven"
Appointment of New General Secretary Posted in: News - By General Synod Communications On Saturday, July 25th the Council of General Synod confirmed the appointment of the Ven. Alan Perry as General Secretary of the Anglican Church of Canada as of September 1, 2020. Alan will succeed the Ven. Michael Thompson who finishes his ministry as General Secretary on August 31st. We welcome Alan… … Continue reading "Appointment of New General Secretary"
An ecumenical vision 1920-2020 Posted in: News - By Archbishop Linda Nicholls To The Anglican Church of Canada Grace and Peace to you in Christ! Today marks the beginning of what was to have been an 11-day gathering of more than 800 Anglican bishops from across the global communion for the gathering of the 15th Lambeth Conference in the Anglican Communion. The… … Continue reading "An ecumenical vision 1920-2020"
On being Church Posted in: Features - By Archbishop Linda Nicholls For many reasons, including the changes brought about by the pandemic, I have found myself reflecting on what it means to “be church”—and in particular, what it means to be the Anglican Church of Canada. We are a diverse collection of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences: Indigenous… … Continue reading "On being Church"