Holy Week Happenings & Info

Wednesday, March 28, 12-1pm…final Lenten Lunch at Zion Lutheran; 189 Upton Road, Sault Ste Marie I realize that your various churches will have services of their own but I’ve listed here services that are a little different than the usual… Thursday, March 29, 11am…Blessing of Oils (in case you’d like to experience this type of…

Messy Church Fun Had By All!

On Friday, March 16th, adults and children gathered in Trinity Centre for a Messy Church – St. Patrick’s Day style! The event was hosted by Holy Trinity Church, Sault Ste Marie. There was plenty of fun and food and biblical reflection.  Thank you to The Rev. Claire Miller for organizing the activities and thank you…

Upcoming Events in our Deanery

The Rev. Pam Rayment will be the pastoral presence at “Healing Our Community”, an event addressing the opioid crisis in Sault Ste Marie and surrounding area. It will be at Sault College, G 1200, on Monday, March 19th, beginning at 6:30 pm. Free parking in the J lot. Confirmed Panelists: Shawna Thomas -Algoma Public Health…

Tackling Homelessness Named Deanery Priority

Homelessness and a lack of affordable housing are a fact of life facing thousands of men, women, and children across our diocese – and within our deanery.  Members of Deanery Council were confronted with the stark reality of this problem at its March 3rd meeting.  The 4th Sunday of Easter has been designated as a…

CLAY Fundraiser

It all started with a question… Where is my Deanery of Algoma shirt? At Youth Synod 2017, Bishop Anne wore a different shirt representing each of the deaneries… all except the Deanery of Algoma.  This sparked a conversation suggesting the creation of a Deanery of Algoma logo and in turn, getting shirts made and selling…

Youth raising awarness

Youth from across the Diocese are encouraging congregations to engage in raising awareness and support of mental health illness throughout the month of October. In the Deanery of Algoma on Sunday, October 29th at 4pm, all are welcomed to gather for Coffee & Conversation about the importance of acceptance and understanding of those struggling with…