Letter from Bishop George & Linda Elliott

July 2, 2021 Dear Friends in Christ, For the last thirty two and a half years Linda and I have had the wonderful pleasure of living in King City and being a part of the All Saints’ community.  I remember well my first Sunday at All Saints’ looking out at the congregation from behind the […]

Letter to the Diocese from Bishop Andrew Asbil

Dear Friends in Christ,   Do you remember where you were in 1996?    I was living, moving and dwelling in a new church plant in Oakville. Our congregation gathered on Sunday mornings for worship in the cafeteria of a local high school. Here in the Diocese of Toronto, our bishop – not yet Archbishop […]

Tolling Bells to Honour the 215 Children, Kamloops IRS and Others

National Indigenous People’s Day, June 21, 2021 Some of the members of All Saints King City gathered to ring our bell on June 21st, National Indigenous People’s Day, to honour the 215 children whose remains were recently located on the grounds of an Indian Residential School in Kamloops, BC.  In tolling our bell together in […]

Making the Kingdom Real ; Remarks for FaithWorks Sunday and the Reign of Christ

Sunday, November 22nd in the church year is known as the Reign of Christ the King.  It marks the end of the liturgical year, and is always followed by the first Sunday of Advent.   The readings for Christ the King are eschatological, in that they point to the final establishment of Christ’s promised kingdom. […]

Questions about Giving

Dear Friends, As we approach Holy Week and Easter, some of you have asked about how to now support All Saints through your Financial Givings. Thank you for these questions. Even while the church is closed for the sake of your health and safety during this time of crisis, your financial contributions do continue to support the life […]

World Day of Prayer in King City

All Saints Church, King City, hosted World Day of Prayer on March 6th, 2020. The country this year was Zimbabwe. Rise! Take Your Mat and Walk John 5:2-9a ​ The WDP 2020 program is based on Jesus’ encounter with a person who, although positioned for healing, had not acted upon the opportunities given. Jesus asked –“Do […]

All Saints First Narrative Budget Presented – A Look Back at 2018/2019

The All Saints Narrative Budget is a story of our free giving of time and talent. At our annual Vestry on Sunday Oct 27, we finally got a chance to see this important reckoning of 6 months (adjusted to reflect a full year) of volunteer hours by parishioners (the engine of all our activities). As […]

Please, Bother Me

The following is an article reposted from https://macedonianministry.org/please-bother-me/, from October 1 2019. The Toronto Anglican Diocese recently shared this on Facebook, and it is worth sharing here on our own website. Several years ago, when our kids were still pretty young and wiggly, we had a particularly bad Sunday in worship. They rattled papers, squirmed, […]

July 2019 General Synod Highlights

The recent general Synod of the Anglican Church made history  in several ways. First, an historic apology was offered to indigenous peoples by outgoing Primate Fred Hilz. He stated: “Tonight, I offer this apology for our cultural and spiritual arrogance toward all Indigenous Peoples–First Nations, Inuit and Métis–and the harm we inflicted on you.” Hiltz […]