The word advent means ‘coming’ and, when used in the Church, refers to the coming of Jesus. Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas and lasts until Christmas Eve. The season of Advent is one of preparation for the coming of Jesus. It has a three part meaning. First it refers to the coming of the… Read More God Lives Among Us
Greetings St. George’s Families, I hope you are enjoying this fine fall weather. There is much to be thankful for, farmer’s markets laden with the bounty of the harvest (the apple crop is particularly fine this fall), the riot of colour that surrounds us, warm days and cool nights. Creation is a wonder and a… Read More Family Ministry – October 2013
Messy Churches are springing up across the Christian landscape and you will most likely find someone near your church has a Messy Church option as part of the diversity of worship services they offer. A cursory glance at Messy Church, with its crafts, deceptive appearance of disorderliness and rambunctiousness might lead one to think that… Read More MESSY CHURCH: ‘Church Light’, I Think Not!
Greetings St. George’s Families, I have just come back from a great vacation and I’m looking forward to the excitement of the year ahead. Although not officially over, we are leaving summer behind and, just like your family, your St. George’s family is gearing up for the coming year. School is starting, as well as… Read More Family Ministry – September 2013
Greetings St. George’s families, I hope this finds you well. I suspect that summer activities are gearing up with such things as soccer and baseball. It won’t be long before the kids will be on summer vacation. On June 7 we will be having the last of our PD Day Kid’s Camp. Camp runs from… Read More Family Ministry – June 2013