Ascension News (June 26, 2020)

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Sunrise! Sunset! How awesome is Creation! “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of His hands.” Psalm 19 According to the calendar, the first day of summer was last Saturday, June 20.  The North Pole was at its maximum tilt toward the sun and our summer began. It is time for us to enjoy the … Read More

Ascension News (June 19, 2020)

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Sunday, June 21, is Father’s Day! You all have heard many times before, “Anyone can be a Father, but it takes someone special to be a Dad.”  Hope those special people – grandfathers, fathers, stepfathers, and those who take a father’s role – have an awesome day with your family! I trust you were able to view the on-line service last … Read More

Ascension News (June 12, 2020)

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Last Sunday, June 7, marked the beginning of the Trinity Season.  The concept of the Holy Trinity has always been a difficult one to grasp.  Maybe this simple Celtic Christian prayer will simplify it somewhat: Three folds of the cloth, yet only one napkin is there, Three joints in the finger, but still only one finger fair, Three leaves of the … Read More

COVID-19 Level Update

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Parish of the Ascension – A message from the Rector: As of this Sunday, it has been 83 days since Newfoundland and Labrador has been in lockdown due to the Covid19 virus. This pandemic has changed our way of life, the manner in which we conduct business, interact with family and friends, and move within the community and the world. … Read More

Ascension News (June 5, 2020)

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At this time of the year, gardeners are working the soil, planting seeds, watering, and watching for the results of their labours.  With patience and lots of care, it is a very rewarding experience.  It is also within our power to plant seeds to make the world more just, tolerant and loving – seeds that will create a more beautiful … Read More

Ascension News (May 29, 2020)

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Scan people’s lawns as you do your daily walk, or as you go for a leisurely drive, and you will see so many spring flowers blooming beautifully – daffodils, crocuses, hyacinths, bluebells, etc.  The saying goes that “where flowers bloom, so does hope.”  Nice thought to bear in mind these days. Hope you had the opportunity to view the lovely … Read More