Important Documents created during the COVID-19 Lockdown

FROM ST. MARK’S

August 5, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: Having a Heart of Gold

August 2, 2020 – Pentecost 9 VIDEO published

July 30, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

July 29, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: Seeking a Partnership with God

July 26, 2020 – Pentecost 8 VIDEO published

July 23, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

July 22, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: What is the Kingdom of God Like?

July 19, 2020 – Pentecost 7 VIDEO published

July 16, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

July 15, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: Saul Becomes the New King

July 11, 2020 – Pentecost 6 VIDEO published

July 9, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

July 8, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: The Rewards of Being a Leader for God

July 5, 2020 – Pentecost 5 VIDEO published

July 2, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

July 1, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: About Being Brave and Strong Through Our Faith in God)

June 28, 2020 – Pentecost 4 VIDEO published

June 25, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

June 24, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: What is God’s Love?

June 20, 2020 – National Indigenous Day of Prayer VIDEO service published

June 18, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

June 16, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: Who is my neighbour?

June 21, 2020 – National Indigenous Day of Prayer VIDEO service published

June 14, 2020 – Pentecost 2 VIDEO published

June 11, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

June 10, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated – Theme: Communities need Foundations

June 7 2020 – Trinity Sunday VIDEO published

June 4, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

June 1, 2020 – Family Resource WEBPAGE updated – Theme: The Golden Rule

May 31, 2020 – Day of Pentecost VIDEO published

May 28, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

May 26, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated to include Pentecost activities

May 24, 2020 – Seventh Sunday of Easter VIDEO published

May 22, 2020 – St. Mark’s launches Weekly Check-In network

May 21, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

May 19, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated to include Easter 7 activities

May 17, 2020 – Sixth Sunday of Easter VIDEO published

May 14, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

May 14, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated to include Easter 6 activities

May 10, 2020 – Fifth Sunday of Easter VIDEO published

May 7, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

May 6, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated to include Easter 5 activities

May 6, 2020 – St. Mark’s posts ‘From Me to You’ WEBPAGE for parishioners to give words of welcome to other members of the congregation

May 3, 2020 – Fourth Sunday of Easter VIDEO published

April 30, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

April 28, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE updated to include Easter 4 activities

April 26 2020 – Third Sunday of Easter VIDEO published

April 23, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral VIDEO for the week published

April 23, 2020 – St. Mark’s posts a ‘Support Us’ WEBPAGE containing ways to financially support our church

April 19, 2020 – Second Sunday of Easter VIDEO published

April 16, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral LETTER for the week

April 13, 2020 – St. Mark’s posts a Community Supports WEBPAGE containing links and support phone numbers

April 12, 2020 – Easter VIDEO published by the Diocese of Huron

April 10, 2020 – Good Friday VIDEO published

April 9, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral LETTER for Easter

April 8, 2020 – St. Mark’s begins monthly Food Bank Drive-Thru – see our ANNOUNCEMENTS PAGE for details

April 5, 2020 – Palm Sunday VIDEO published

April 3, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral LETTER for Holy Week

April 2, 2020 – Easter NEWSLETTER hand delivered to all parishioners

March 31, 2020 – Family Resources WEBPAGE added to the St. Mark’s website

March 29, 2020 – Lent 5 worship VIDEO published

March 26, 2020 – Rector’s Pastoral LETTER describing ways we are connecting

March 22, 2020 – Lent 4 worship VIDEO published

March 20, 2020 – Rector’s LETTER – Announcing care network, virtual worship services, prayer resources

March 19, 2020 – FLYER from our Parish Nurse outlining important health information

March 16, 2020Warden’s LETTER – Keeping our finances healthy

March 16, 2020BROCHURE – Pre-Authorized Debit Programme. Contact Anne Walker for information about collecting your VOID cheque and signature.

March 15, 2020Warden’s LETTER – Closing the building

March 13, 2020Rector’s LETTER – Cancelling Worship

FROM THE DIOCESE OF HURON

July 4, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s VIDEO message on the Book of Genesis Week 1

June 27, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s VIDEO message for Pentecost 4

June 20, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s VIDEO Message & National Indigenous Day of Prayer

June 17, 2020 – A template for the reopening of churches

June 13, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s VIDEO message: On racism and the Doctrine of Discovery

June 8, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s LETTER reaffirming the letter from the House of Bishops (churches will remain closed until September)

June 2, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s Anti-Racism MESSAGE

June 1, 2020 – Pastoral LETTER from the House of Bishops (re: churches opening date)

May 31, 2020 – online resources for Pentecost

  • 10:00 a.m. The Diocesan Executive Staff are leading worship for Pentecost Online from St. Paul’s Cathedral Sunday, May 31 at 10 o’clock. (available on the St. Paul’s Cathedral website)
  • 2:00 p.m. ONE IN THE SPIRIT – The Most Reverend Anne Germond, Metropolitan of the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario invites all to an online celebration of Pentecost. The celebration will be premiered on YouTube on Sunday, May 31 at 2:00 pm through the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario’s website and shared on diocesan websites and social media channels.
  • 4:00 p.m. One Family in Mission: A video premiere of a Pentecost celebration with Archbishop Linda Nicholls, Archbishop Mark MacDonald and the ELCIC’s National Bishop Susan Johnson.  https://anglicanlutheran.ca/pentecost/

May 23, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s VIDEO for the season of Ascensiontide

May 16, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 6

May 9, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 5

May 3, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 4

April 26, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 3

April 19, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 2

April 8, 2020 – Catholic Family of Faith WEB LINKS shared with parishes by the diocese

April 8, 2020 – At Home Hosanna Community Art Project WEBPAGE promoted by the diocese

April 8, 2020 – The Three Days and Easter at Home with Children DOCUMENT received from the Diocese of Huron

April 8, 2020 – LETTER from Bishop Todd Townshend to churches in the Diocese of Huron

April 7, 2020 – Archbishop Anne Germond offers this Holy Week VIDEO message to Anglicans in the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario

April 4, 2020 – Bishop’s weekly VIDEO message

March 28, 2020 – Bishop’s weekly VIDEO message

March 28, 2020 – Invitation from Archbishop Linda Nicholls (Primate of Canada) to join Anglicans and view a LIVE STREAM of  ‘A National Call to Prayer on Lent 5’ via the national church’s Facebook page

March 24, 2020 – Bishop’s LETTER: Fasting on the Eucharist but feasting on the Word

March 21, 2020 – Bishop’s weekly VIDEO address

March 20, 2020House of Bishops LETTER – “A Word from One is a Word from All”

March 18, 2020DIOCESAN PASTORAL CARE GUIDELINES

March 14, 2020Bishop’s VIDEO – message to the Diocese of Huron amidst the COVID-19 crisis

March 13, 2020Bishop’s LETTER – to all people of the Diocese of Huron temporarily suspending worship

March 13, 2020Metropolitan’s LETTER – Temporary suspension of all public worship services in Anglican churches in Ontario

March 11, 2020Bishop’s LETTER – regarding COVID-19

FROM THE DIOCESE OF HURON

June 1, 2020 – Pastoral LETTER from the House of Bishops

May 31, 2020 – online resources for Pentecost

  • 10:00 a.m. The Diocesan Executive Staff are leading worship for Pentecost Online from St. Paul’s Cathedral Sunday, May 31 at 10 o’clock. (available on the St. Paul’s Cathedral website)
  • 2:00 p.m. ONE IN THE SPIRIT – The Most Reverend Anne Germond, Metropolitan of the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario invites all to an online celebration of Pentecost. The celebration will be premiered on YouTube on Sunday, May 31 at 2:00 pm through the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario’s website and shared on diocesan websites and social media channels.
  • 4:00 p.m. One Family in Mission: A video premiere of a Pentecost celebration with Archbishop Linda Nicholls, Archbishop Mark MacDonald and the ELCIC’s National Bishop Susan Johnson.  https://anglicanlutheran.ca/pentecost/

May 23, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s VIDEO for the season of Ascensiontide

May 16, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 6

May 9, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 5

May 3, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 4

April 26, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 3

April 19, 2020 – Bishop Todd’s weekly VIDEO for Easter 2

April 8, 2020 – Catholic Family of Faith WEB LINKS shared with parishes by the diocese

April 8, 2020 – At Home Hosanna Community Art Project WEBPAGE promoted by the diocese

April 8, 2020 – The Three Days and Easter at Home with Children DOCUMENT received from the Diocese of Huron

April 8, 2020 – LETTER from Bishop Todd Townshend to churches in the Diocese of Huron

April 7, 2020 – Archbishop Anne Germond offers this Holy Week VIDEO message to Anglicans in the Ecclesiastical Province of Ontario

April 4, 2020 – Bishop’s weekly VIDEO message

March 28, 2020 – Bishop’s weekly VIDEO message

March 28, 2020 – Invitation from Archbishop Linda Nicholls (Primate of Canada) to join Anglicans and view a LIVE STREAM of  ‘A National Call to Prayer on Lent 5’ via the national church’s Facebook page

March 24, 2020 – Bishop’s LETTER: Fasting on the Eucharist but feasting on the Word

March 21, 2020 – Bishop’s weekly VIDEO address

March 20, 2020House of Bishops LETTER – “A Word from One is a Word from All”

March 18, 2020DIOCESAN PASTORAL CARE GUIDELINES

March 14, 2020Bishop’s VIDEO – message to the Diocese of Huron amidst the COVID-19 crisis

March 13, 2020Bishop’s LETTER – to all people of the Diocese of Huron temporarily suspending worship

March 13, 2020Metropolitan’s LETTER – Temporary suspension of all public worship services in Anglican churches in Ontario

March 11, 2020Bishop’s LETTER – regarding COVID-19

HEALTH RELATED SITES

Contact Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 or your primary care provider if you’re experiencing symptoms of the 2019 novel coronavirus.

Brant Community Health Care System – use this link if you are planning on visiting or going to the Emergency Department at BGH or Willet Hospitals for screening

Brant County Health Unit  – The best source for local information. You can also email your questions to covid19@bchu.org

Government of Canada Public Health: Outbreak Updates

Government of Canada Public Health: COVID-19 Awareness Resources

Government of Ontario: COVID-19 Resource Page

Public Health Ontario

Ontario Ministry of Health Self Assessment Page

World Health Organization: COVID-19 Resource Page

Community Supports

Use and Care of a Cloth Mask – video and step-by-step instructions

In addition to our messages specifically related to the covid-19 outbreak, we have also assembled some other  resources.