Christ Church, Rawdon
Calendar & Schedule: 2019-20
Christ Church is once again open for in-person services. We hope that other activities will be able to resume soon.
CHURCH GROUP MEETING DATES AND TIMES
Study (Adult) as announced
Corporation announced in the Sunday bulletin
The Altar Guild, Cemetery Committee, Family Fair Committee, Intercessors, ‘In Touch’ Committee, Pastoral Care Committee, Sunday School Committee, and Ushers and Welcomers are all called by their own Chair or Representative.
REGULAR SERVICES THROUGHOUT THE CHURCH YEAR
Sunday Mass 10:00am, Sunday, Christ Church A simplified Morning Prayer is said in preparation at 9:20am.
(Occasional exceptions: TIME: eg. Remembrance Day; PLACE: for services at Wexford & Masonville)
Wednesdays 5pm, Christ Church
Heather Hospital 3931 Lakeshore Drive monthly, date announced in Sunday bulletin, 2pm
Baptisms These Sundays are preferred for Baptisms and the individual Renewal of Baptismal Vows. Unless there is a very strong reason for not doing so, Baptisms occur at the main parish service.
January (The Baptism of the Lord), Mar 31st (Easter Vigil), other Sundays in the Easter season (except Easter Day) & May 20th (The Day of Pentecost or Whitsunday)
SPECIAL SERVICES & EVENTS updated as of August 2019
Annual Wexford Service Sept. 8, 2019, 10am (Morning Prayer at Christ Church at 8:30am)
Blessing of Pets Oct. 5th, 10am
Harvest Thanksgiving Oct. 13th
All Saints Sunday Nov. 3rd
Remembrance Day service begins at 9:30am Nov. 10th,
The Reign of Christ — Feast of Title Nov. 24th
Advent Carol Service to be confirmed Dec. th, 7pm
Christmas Eve Mass Dec 24th, 10pm (Carol singing beginning at 9:15pm)
Christmas Day Dec. 25th, 10am
Epiphany Sunday Jan. 5th, 2020
Baptism of the Lord Jan. 12th, 2020
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Jan. 18th– 25th
Celebration of Christian Unity at Jan. th, 7pm This year at the Roman Catholic Church (St Patrick’s/Marie, Reine du Monde)
Ash Wednesday Feb. 26th, 7pm
World Day of Prayer
at Mar. 6th, 2pm
Palm Sunday Apr. 5th
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday in Holy Week Apr. 6th-8th, 7pm
Maundy Thursday Apr. 9th 7pm
Good Friday Ecumenical Walk Apr. 10th, 9:30am starting at
the Roman Catholic Church; finishing (about 10:45am) at the United Church.
Good Friday Liturgy Apr. 10th, 2pm
Easter Vigil Apr. 11th, 8pm
Easter Day Apr. 12th
Pentecost May 31st
Trinity Sunday June 7th
St John’s, Masonville, Service July nd, 10am (Morning Prayer at Christ Church at 8:30am)
Parish Thanksgiving Dinner date to determined
ACW Christmas Sale & Lunch opens at 10am, lunch at 11:30 Nov.
ACW Christmas Card Party Dec. 4th, 7:30pm
ACW Mission Lunch th Proceeds benefit our companion diocese of Masasi (in Tanzania)
Winter BBQ and Dance Feb. th, 2018 Theme: Mexican Fiesta
Shrove Tuesday Card Party Feb. 13th, 2018
Annual Vestry Meeting Feb. th, 2018, following the Sunday service