Holy Week at St Agnes

You are most welcome to join us as we celebrate the central proclamation of the Gospel during Holy Week at the following services:

Palm Sunday, April 9

Join us on June 9 2017 for Palm Sunday when we will welcome our new musician, Ben Dobyns. Ben has a wide range of experience and musical abilities and we are looking forward to him joining our community.

Maundy Thursday, April 13

Join us at 6 pm for our annual Maundy Thursday service. it begins with a simple supper in the parish hall, and includes a foot washing ceremony and Holy Communion. This is a family friendly event and all are welcome.

Good Friday, April 14

The service will begin at 10 am and includes a reading of the Passion of Christ from the Gospel of John.

Easter Sunday, April 16

Join us for a festive celebration of the Resurrection of Christ at 8 am or 10:15 am. The 10:15 service includes Sunday school for children.

 

January and February events

This Friday, January 20: A Seniors’ Moment Lunch The first one of the year and the first using our new kitchen! Bring a friend. The suggested minimum donation is $7.50 to cover the cost of the food. Please call the office at 604 987-0432 by noon Wednesday, January 18 to reserve your spot.

February 4 Gala tickets are still available Please get your tickets today to avoid disappointment. Proceeds to support Refugees and Community Outreach. Call the office at 604 987-0432.

Friday, February 3 at 11:30 am: A Seniors’ Moment Lunch We will relocate (for the last time) to St Catherine’s for our lunch when we will be joined once again by the students of Collingwood school.

Sunday, February 5 at 10:15 am: Blessing of Animals Invite your friends and neighbours to bring their pets to our annual Blessing of Animals service. This is a fun if sometimes noisy celebration when we give thanks to God for the many blessings our animals bring to our lives.

Sunday, February 12 at 11:30 am: Vestry is coming! Our annual Vestry is set for Sunday, February 12 following the 10:15 am service.

 

Friday, February 17 at 11:30: A Seniors’ Moment Lunch We will be back at St Agnes for the second lunch of the month. Our plan is to offer two lunches a month – on the first and third Friday – through June.

February 19 & 26: Guest celebrant, the Rev Andrew Pike Fr Stephen will be away from February 15 – March 2 on a Pilgrimage to the Holy Land with a group from Trinity College, Toronto. Andrew will be our guest celebrant and preacher for the 8 am & 10:15 am services on both Sundays.

Advent and Christmas services

Join us December 4, 11 & 18 at either 8 am or 10:15 am as we celebrate the season of Advent.

At 8 pm on Christmas Eve we have a lovely service featuring Holy Communion, carols, candles and the Christmas story. There will be a special activity table for kids – they can help us decorate our Christmas tree! The service lasts approximately one hour.

On Christmas Day we will have one service at 10:30 am and will be joined by our friends from the local Lutheran and Anglican churches as we celebrate Christmas together. Our guest preacher will be Pastor Jennifer Marlor from Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. All are welcome to come to this kid-friendly service.

August services

During the month of August there will be no services at St Agnes. Instead, people are invited to attend St Clement’s for services at 8 am and 9:45 am on August 7, 21 & 28. St Clements is located at 3400 Institute Rd in Lynn Valley.
On August 14 a joint Anglican/Lutheran service will be held at Mt Olivet Lutheran Church, 1700 Mountain Hwy.
Please join us!

Annual Spring Garage Sale on April 30

Our annual spring garage sale is a fun neighbourhood event. Always a great selection of plants, clothing, toys, costume jewelry, books and more. Come for a delicious treat from our coffee shop. Starts at 10 am sharp, closes at 2 pm.

Donations will be accepted at the office the week of Monday, April 25. Have something you’d like to donate? Call the office at 604 987-0432.

Holy Week and Easter Services

Holy Week and Easter services: all are welcome!

Maundy Thursday, March 24 at 5:30 pm: join us for a simple supper in the hall, followed by a foot washing liturgy and then communion in our church.

Good Friday, March 25: service at 10 am.

Easter Sunday, March 27: services at 8 am & 10:15 am. Children’s program featured at the 10:15 service.