Advent 2023 Update

Rector’s Word Longing is a beautiful and complex word. You can partner longing with a wide range of emotions: joy, sadness, confusion, or even frustration. In any time and circumstance we long for a better day, a hope of a future that transcends past and present. We live today in a world that, while beautiful, […]

Congratulations to The Rev. Canon Mark Regis!

We have some fantastic news! Mark Regis, our Rector, has been named as a honourary Canon of St. James Cathedral. This recognition highlights his deep commitment and exceptional service to our parish and the wider diocese. During his remarks appointing the new canons Bishop Andrew Asbil said this honour was given “For his co-coordination of […]

Advent Challenge: Giving Tree

As we enter the season of Advent, longing for the coming of our Saviour, we have witnessed a growing need within our community. It is a call that we cannot ignore. In response, we have reached out to our dedicated ministry partners and they have provided practical requests that directly address the needs of those […]

Ever Wonder Why We Were Created? Try Alpha

Try Alpha in Mount Dennis – Next Course starts Wednesday, February 28th @ 6:30pm Join a series of group conversations that freely explore the Christian faith in an open, friendly environment. At each Alpha session, we share a meal, you hear a talk or watch a video on a different question of faith – then […]

Fall 2023 Update

Rector’s Word A New Start For many of us, the Fall is really the “New Year” – a new school year, the end of summer holidays and back to work, new programming… The Fall is a time to organize our calendars, and this involves making sure we arrange the most important commitments. Everything else can […]

Thanksgiving Support For Our Community

Dear Friends, As we approach Thanksgiving, our hearts turn to the growing number of people in our neighbourhoods who struggle with food security. I encourage us to search our pantries, to visit the grocery store, and/or donate money – all of which will be donated to the WAES Food Bank. The needs are persistent, but […]

Re-Charge Youth Retreat

We are participating in this years Diocese of Toronto ReCharge Retreat. September 29-October 1st., 2023 at Muskoka Woods. This year’s retreat theme is The Joy of Following Jesus Then and Now! We will look back to the lives of the saints gone before us and John 15 in the Bible to discover how we too […]

Welcome Sunday is September 10th!

Invite a friend or neighbour to join in! We will be having a BBQ, and there will be games for the kids. This is also a great opportunity to learn more about the ministries happening this fall at SM&SM. Hope to see you there!

Summer Big Church Read

Update: Thank you to all those who participated in the Summer Big Church Read! We hoped you enjoyed the book and the materials. All the materials will remain live on our website and YouTube channel. Stay tuned for information on the next book we will read. This summer, we will be reading Liturgy of the […]