After receiving spiritual nourishment at the 10 am service, the parishioners enjoyed the nourishment of five different types of soup created by members of the congregation.
Church Family Christmas Dinner, December 25, 2014
Archdeacon Jane and her family, and Chefs Ruth Kivinen and Derrick Foster hosted a delicious Christmas Luncheon after the 11 am service. It was well attended and appreciated by the attendees. What a joyous event!
Christmas Bazaar November 22, 2014
Rain, nor ice could stop people from venturing out to our Christmas Bazaar. A steady flow of shoppers walked through the parish hall and the basement looking for items they could not live without. Our food court was busy throughout the morning and afternoon serving a varied menu of delicious food.
Wine and Cheese Social November 8, 2014
Over 40 people gathered in the parish hall to enjoy an evening together. Everyone enjoyed the food, fun and fellowship. We met new friends and reconnected with former friends.
Bible Study Potluck Monday, June 30, 2014
The Bible Study group gathered for an end of the year get together potluck dinner at the home of Archdeacon Jane and Father Gordon. Thank you to Chef John for barbequing the chicken shish kabobs and vegetable skewers. We are all looking forward to September when we will meet again. Come join us! Watch for an announcement in the bulletin in September.
Soup and Bun Luncheon June 1, 2014 Thank you to our soup makers for providing a delicious variety of soups. As well as 3 hot choices, we were thrilled to have cold soup as well. Our next Soup and Bun Luncheon will be September 7.
Pasta Dinner May 30, 2014
Another successful Outreach event! Everyone enjoyed a delicious meal and a musical presentation by the Central Seniors Band. Thank you to everyone who helped make this evening so enjoyable. Even Batman made an appearance!
A Deanery Potluck dinner and Eastertide Service was held at All Saints Church on Wednesday, May 29. The guest homilist was the Right Reverend Saulo Mauricio de Barros, Bishop of Amazonia. (Brazil). Pictured below is Mary, the couple's travelling companion, Ruth, the Bishop's wife, the Right Reverend Saulo Mauricio de Barros and Archdeacon Jane Humphreys.
Palms Into Crosses 101
Archdeacon Jane patiently taught new students the art of transforming palms into crosses. She also patiently reviewed the process with her students from former years. Lending a helping hand were Claire and Elsa Maitland, Fr. Gordon's parents. Next year, no doubt, the process will repeat itself; patience and relearning will come together to transform palms into crosses.
Deanery of Essex Confirmation Service Sunday, January 19, 2014
Congratulations to Sarah Turner and Jan Goodburn on their Confirmation, which took place at All Saints Church. Shown below: The Right Reverend Robert F. Bennett, Bishop of Huron, Jan, Sarah and The Venerable Jane Humphreys, Archdeacon of Essex.
Christmas Luncheon December 25, 2013
Archdeacon Jane and her family, Gordon, Hannah and Timothy Maitland invited the congregation to join them for their Christmas Luncheon after the 11 am service. We were one big happy family as we enjoyed the food, the conversation and celebrated the birth of Jesus.