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One Roof Community Diner
There will be a Special Vestry on June 26th immediatley following the 10:30 Sservice to seek approval for the One Roof Community Diner continuing as a missional outreach project at All Saints' in partnership with the City of Peterborough. Below are reports etc that all parishioners are encouraged to read before the 26th.
***The meeting approved the continuation of the One Roof Community Diner motion with over 75% in favour.***
The following motion will be presented by the Wardens at the Special Vestry Meeting on June 26, 2016 following 10:30 service:
“Whereas the City of Peterborough is considering issuing a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the One Roof Community Diner along with other similar programs; and
Whereas the decision as to the future of the five Anglican-Lutheran Peterborough churches will not be made until at least September, 2016;
Be it resolved that All Saints’ approve the continuation of its sponsorship of the One Roof Community Diner for at least one additional year, namely, September 2016 – August, 2017 subject to meeting the requirements of the City and Fire Department.”
Medical Assistance in Dying.
In Sure and Certain Hope: Resources to Assist Pastoral and Theological Approaches
to Physician Assisted Dying
THE GENERAL SYNOD OF THE ANGLICAN CHURCH OF CANADA
Faith, Worship and Ministry Task Force. Click Here.
The Bishop's Commission regarding the future direction of the Anglican/Lutheran parishes in Peterborough.
There was a Town Hall meeting in the Nave following the 10:30 service on June 19, 2016.
The purpose of this meeting was to discuss, have input and enter into conversation with our commission members.
Below are links to the main report and appendices. Hard copies are available at the Church.
If you were unable to attend the meeting please contact one of the following members of the All Saints' Commission team BY JUNE 19.
Lois MacVichie: firstname.lastname@example.org
Geoff Matthews: email@example.com
Dave Watton: firstname.lastname@example.org
LINKS to Report & Appendices:
***From the Peterborough Churches Covenant Commission ***
May 30, 2016
Points to share with congregations:
*Consultations will be held with the Covenant Council, clergy, Advisory Boards/Parish Councils, wardens before the release of the Draft Preliminary Options
*The Commission determined that the Draft Preliminary Options will be available to congregations June 12, in both paper and electronic copies
*The Draft report will be written by the end of June
Minutes of Meeting 1 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 2 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 3 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 4 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 5 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 6 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 7 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 8 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 9 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 10 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 11 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 12 - click here
Minutes of Meeting 13 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 14 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 15 - Click here
Minutes of Meeting 16 - Click here
Information items from the Commission (March 30, 2016) - Click here
Update from Commission Meeting (April 6) - Click here
Points to share from Commission (APRIL-2016) - Click here
Feedback report from April 17 Town Hall - Click here
Spiritual Context for the Commission - Jan/Feb 2016. Click here
Initial collection of information on Resources & Ministry. Click here
All Saints' Representatives are:
Geoff Matthews, Lois MacVichie and Dave Watton.
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Layreaders and Intercessors: Please check out "Leading Prayers in Church" under "Our Ministries -> Layreaders, Intercessors,..."
All Saints’ is a welcoming faith community that affirms and celebrates the diversity of God’s people respecting the dignity of every human being. Equal opportunity and respect exists for all. We value your unique spiritual journey whether you are a newcomer, seeker or doubter. We respect the opinion, leadership and participation of all regardless of gender, age or sexual orientation. If you are looking for a church that is inclusive, tolerant, respectful and celebrates all God’s people please visit or contact us. If you are looking for a church of acceptance with opportunity for spiritual nurture, growth and service then All Saints’ may be the home for you.
We provide a spiritual oasis of comfort for refreshment and renewal. All Saints’ is an historic church in the heart of the Peterborough with members from all over the region and from a variety of faith backgrounds. We are known for uplifting and meaningful choral worship services. We offer opportunities for spiritual nurture, education and growth. We provide enjoyable and fun social occasions to better know each other.
All Saints' also challenges us to better serve our neighbour by attempting to live as people of integrity and faith. We follow the example of Jesus to nurture and serve all God’s people. We attempt to discover where God is active beyond the church. We strive to create new opportunities for connecting in service with our neighbourhood and the neighbourhoods in which we all live. We are concerned with those who are marginalized, impoverished and experience injustice. We are engaged in ways to renew and re-strategize our mission.