announcements

Bishop Anne Announces Ordination of Rev. Dr. Derek Neal

God willing, the Reverend Doctor Derek Neal will be ordained to the sacred order of priests on Monday, June 5th, 2017 at St. John the Divine Anglican Church in North Bay at 7 p.m.  We are delighted that The Reverend Doctor Annette Brownlee, Chaplain of Wycliffe College, has accepted the invitation to preach at Derek’s ordination.

Clergy are invited to robe and process.  The liturgical colour is red.

Let us uphold Derek in our daily prayers as he prepares for his ordination.

Betty Pendleton Funeral Arrangements

In Loving Memory of Elizabeth “Betty” Pendleton (nee Gribble) 74 years

Passed away peacefully at her residenceon Monday, March 27th, 2017

Beloved wife of 35 years to Daniel “Dan” Pendleton and predeceased by her husband Arnold Liinamaa in 1979.

Loving mother of Susan Armstrong (Drew), Peter Liinamaa (Kim), Jim Liinamaa (Monique), John Liinamaa (Elaine) and Mark Liinamaa (predeceased 2013). Adored grandmother & “Boggy” of Charles Armstrong (Sonny), Kiersten Meadows (Brad), Andrea Palmer (Steve) and Lauren Burley (Alex), Ryan Liinamaa, Kyle Liinamaa, Josh Kusan, Nik Liinamaa and Elizabeth Liinamaa & great grandmother of Noah & Jovie Meadows and Freddy Burley. Predeceased by her parents George & Laura Gribble (nee Trist). Survived by her brother Tom Gribble and sisters; Laura Smith (Chris) and Valerie Muller (Benny predeceased). She will be missed by her many family and friends.

Betty was a long time dedicated member and past Rectors Warden at Church of the Epiphany. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, baking and her family.

Resting at the Jackson & Barnard Funeral Home  (233 Larch Street, Sudbury)
Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 2-4 & 7-9 pm. with evening prayers at 8 p.m.
A Celebration of her Life will be held at Church of the Epiphany
(85 Larch Street, Sudbury) Thursday, March 30th, 2017 at 11:00 a.m.
(Friends may gather at the church after 10:30 a.m. Thursday

2017 Parish Council

At our Annual Vestry Meeting on March 5th the following people were elected as our 2017 Parish Council:

Rector’s Warden – Andrew Adegbite

People’s Warden – Barb Bolton

Treasurers – Michael & Laura Kawa

Communications – Marion Collinson

Worship – Norm Blanchard

Discipleship – Catherine Rousell & Louise Visneskie

Fellowship – Eileen Thom & Kym Marsh

Fundraising/Special Events – Wendy Collinson

LINC – Gwen Chmilar & Barb Bolton –

Outreach – The Outreach Team will chose a representative to sit on Parish Council

 

The 2017 Council will be installed at the 10:30 service on Sunday March 19th

 

 

 

 

Church Painting & Service Relocation

Beginning Monday January 30th the church will be “out-of-bounds” as it is being repainted through the month of February. During the month our early Sunday and Wednesday services will be held in the Algoma Room and our main Sunday service will be held in Phoenix Hall.  Hopefully we will be able to return to the church for Ash Wednesday, March 1st, certainly by March 5th.

A New Archdeacon…

The Reverend Glen Miller has been appointed as Archdeacon of the Deanery of Sudbury-Manitoulin as of January 1, 2017. Glen is the Incumbent of the joint parishes of Lively and Copper Cliff, and he has served as a Pastoral Chaplain since 2010. A date for the Service of Collation will be determined in the near future.

Every blessing to you, Glen, as you begin this new ministry!

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