Entries by Deane Zeeman

Prayer Ties – a Prayer Practice for This Uncertain Time

On Easter Saturday, Father Richard Rohr, director of the Centre for Action and Contemplation in Albuquerque New Mexico, wrote about the indigenous tradition of “prayer ties” (https://cac.org/reality-initiating-us-part-two-weekly-summary-2020-04-11/). The following is adapted/excerpted from that source. We invite you to join in this practice – a visible sign to our community of all the prayers for this […]

April 10 Good Friday message from Rev Jonathon

Good Friday – April 10, 2020 Dear Friends, I pray that Holy Week has been meaningful for you despite the fact that we have not been able to gather together in person at the church for worship. Worshiping Online If you haven’t already done so, please visit our YouTube channel for videos of our latest […]

Bells on Easter Sunday

The buildings are closed, but CHURCH is still happening! So, get ready to hear a Joyful Noise. At noon on Sunday April 12, the church bells of Almonte will ring out to celebrate Easter Day. Note that you can find online services and other resources on Facebook and YouTube.

April 5 – Message from Rev. Jonathon

April 5, 2020 Dear Friends, It feels very unusual not to be able to mark Palm Sunday and Holy Week (the most important part of the Christian year) together in person this year. During this pandemic we are all learning what it means to be a community without actually gathering in person. As we begin […]

Church Services are Suspended

Effective immediately, all Sunday worship services are temporarily suspended until at least Palm Sunday (April 5).  We will receive further direction from Bishop John regarding when public worship services can resume. Click on the image below to read a message from the Metropolitan of the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario, the Most Rev’d Anne Germond, regarding precautions […]