Posts from February 2012

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Reflection for Lent I

by John Martin

The Story of Jonah Speaks to Me . . . I like the story of Jonah. Many people know that in the story of Jonah he was swallowed in a big fish’s belly for three days. This was because Jonah refused to carry out God’s message — to prophesy the destruction of Nineveh. You may […]

Sunday, March 4, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, March 4 we observe the Second Sunday of Lent with services of Holy Communion (1962) at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding and preaching. Year B, Proper for Lent 2, BAS p. 288. The readings appointed for this Sunday are: Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16; Psalm 22:22-30; Romans 4:13-25; and Mark 8:31-38. Please join […]

Sunday, February 26, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, February 26 we will observe the First Sunday of Lent with services of Holy Communion at 8:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding and preaching. Year B, Lent 1, BAS p. 286. The readings appointed for this Sunday are: Genesis 9:8-17; Psalm 25:1-9; 1 Peter 3:18-22; and Mark 1:9-15. Please join us.

Reflection for the Beginning of Lent

by John Martin

Ash Wednesday: The Most Uncomfortable Day of the Year Often people see Lent as an uncomfortable few weeks to be endured. In fact, I’ve heard people express that they’d rather skip it all together. It comes across as an imposition in the “normal” routine of life, and perhaps even a burden that calls us to […]

National Heritage Day, 2012

by John Martin

I want to extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to all who helped with our National Heritage Day event last Sunday. We welcomed 110 visitors to the Chapel including Member of Parliament the Honourable Costas Menegakis, our MPP the Honourable Reza Moridi along with Mayor Barrow and several members of Town Council. As in the […]

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

by John Martin

On Ash Wednesday, February 22 we will observe the beginning of the season of Lent with services of Imposition of Ashes at 10:00 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, February 19, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, February 19 we celebrate the Seventh Sunday after Epiphany and Heritage Sunday with services of Holy Communion from the Book of Common Prayer (BCP) in honour of its 350th anniversary and readings from the King James Version (KJV) of the Bible in honour of its 400th anniversary at 8:00 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding, […]

Sunday, February 12, 2012

by John Martin

Next Sunday, February 12 we celebrate the Sixth Sunday after Epiphany with services of Holy Communion at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., the Rev. Mark Kinghan presiding and presiding. Year B, Proper 6, BAS p. 354. The readings appointed for this Sunday are: 2 Kings 5:1-14; Psalm 30; 1 Corinthians 9:24-27; and Mark 1:40-45. Please […]