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Holy Trinity, Pembroke: Visiting Tree
St. Michael and All Angels - Cooking for One Classes (Part of St. Mike's GIFT case)
A segment on St. Mike's Cooking for One classes aired Thursday, January 26. You can listen online at
CBC Ottawa Morning's Past Episodes Page (please scroll down the playlist to find the "Cooking for one" audio presentation)
Silver Creek Hosts Harvest Celebration in support of GIFT
On Sunday September 18th the congregation of St. Thomas' Silver Creek was very proud to host a Harvest Celebration and Lamb Roast in support of GIFT: Growing in Faith Together. The event saw parishioners from St. Thomas' join together with friends from St. Stephen's Buckingham and St. John's Glen Almond for an afternoon of family games, worship, and fellowship that raised over $300 for the diocesan capital campaign.
Photo courtesy Yvonne Lajeunesse
The 2011 Stewardship Campaign Theme Song for St. Michael and All Angels
Holy Trinity Danford Lake launches one of our first GIFT campaigns
Above: On Sunday, October 23, the parish of Holy Trinity in the Northern Pontiac region
of the Gatineau hills was one of the first congregations in our Diocese to launch a Growing in
Faith Together campaign. This clip shows the parish youth group dramatizing the GIFT campaign prayer,
narrated by Madison Russett, and scenes from a parish reception. The clip was produced by the Reverend Jim Collins.
GIFT Song with the congregation of St. James
Listen here(mp3 file)
Sheldon Box of St. Mary's, Russell
Just prior to the GIFT Campaign, St. Mary's Russell had two failed attempts
at major fund raising and were struggling with our third attempt. The GIFT
campaign gave use the expertise, process, guidence and credibility to
develop and sustain an effective and comprehenivie campaign. Also, at the
same time as the campaign, there was an observable an increase in
participation and enthusisum within the parish. Who would have thought?
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