HIGH HOPES group are collecting items for our May 26 yard sale and would appreciate any contributions for that preferably Friday aft or evening until 8pm. The church will be open Friday afternoon for the Community dinner and things can be left in the hallway. Please keep sharp or fragile items safely wrapped or boxed.
The items suitable are : bedding, linens, re-usable, in working order toys, games, small appliances, small furniture (one person can carry), sporting goods, electronics , housewares (dishes, lamps, knickknacks ) and costume jewelery. Now is the time to clean out those corners! One person’s “junk” is another person’s treasure! Please NO clothing or books (These are accepted at EWCS)
A Requiem for Rev’d Canon Peter Smith will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, Erin on Saturday June 16th at 1.30 pm. Fellowship will follow in the church hall.
At about 9:00 am this morning (Thursday, May 3rd), the Rev’d Canon Peter Smith died peacefully in the company of family at Guelph General Hospital. Fr. Peter was 101 years of age at the time of his passing. He joins his beloved wife, Ann, whom he has missed for the past couple of years.
A faithful parishioner of All Saints, Erin, for a number of years, Fr. Peter was retired priest of the Diocese of Ottawa and a Canon of Christ Church in Ottawa.
Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later time by the family. Please pray for them at this difficult time.
Rest eternal grant unto Peter, O Lord.
And let light perpetual shine upon him.
May he rest in peace and rise in glory!
Further information will be shared as it becomes available.