December 2020

hands hold a candle next to a flyr that reads "talking about social justice"

Conference affirms value of everyone

“No one is disposable” was the theme of the diocese’s outreach conference, held Oct. 24. The conference underscored that message by tackling the feeling of ...
Progressively bigger stacks of coins grow plant shoots.

Consider this year-end stewardship checklist

It has been a tumultuous year. Despite its wild uncertainty, 2020 – the year of the pandemic – will go down as one that forced ...
A statue of a panhandler representing Jesus in the snow.

Perhaps we can rise to this moment

Nights in Advent are dark and very long. In a drafty old church in Kensington Market, people sit below the dim stained glass, six feet ...
The Bishop's Company logo of a horse and a mitre, on purple

‘I will never leave thee nor forsake thee’

When I was invited to be the speaker for this event, I had visions of the past dinners I had attended during my ministry in ...
The Bishop's Company logo of a horse and a mitre, on purple

Cabaret brings ray of hope

At the end of a gloomy week in October due to COVID-19, the Bishop’s Company provided a ray of warmth and hope. Instead of its ...
The Anglican

Bishop Andison going to St. Paul’s

Bishop Jenny Andison, the area bishop of York-Credit Valley, will be the next rector of St. Paul, Bloor Street, effective Feb. 28, 2021. In a ...
A hand holds a small candle lit, with many other candles in the background

God is with us

What would Christmas be without traditions? For some families, Christmas just wouldn’t be Christmas without decorating the tree together, or hanging the mistletoe in the ...
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