Welcome to All Saints'
CHRIST IS RISEN, ALLELUIA!
Wednesday Study Group Information
Purpsoe is to ask questions and discuss the progress of the Bishop's Commission on the future of our Peterborough churches.
The Bishop's Commission regarding the future direction of the Anglican/Lutheran parishes in Peterborough.
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
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.
Canterbury Tales - news from the Primates' Meeting
Majority of primates call for temporary Episcopal Church sanctions.
Curry says primates' statement will be painfull for many Episcopalians:
"Many of us have committed ourselves and our church to being ‘a house of prayer for all people,’ as the Bible says, when all are truly welcome,” Presiding Bishop Michael Curry of the The Episcopal Church
The following comments/responses might be helpful:
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.