Monthly Archives: January 2013
‘Said’ service of Holy Communion beginning at 10am with the Imposition of Ashes.
St. Columba is this year’s host in our area of Ottawa for the ecumenical World Day of Prayer service, Friday 1 March 2013 at 7:30 p.m. The service has been written by the women of France, and the theme is “J’étais un étranger et tu m’as acceuilli: I was a stranger and you welcomed me”. Please join us to learn more about the culture and heritage of France, and to pray and act in solidarity with the people of France. There will be a reception following the service.
St. Columba is hosting a Pancake Supper on Shrove Tuesday, 12 February, at 5:30 pm. Theresa is organizing children’s craft activity related to the Mardi Gras theme. Parishioners are encouraged to spread the word and to invite friends. Free will offering. Anyone who would like to donate food and/or to assist should contact Mary S.
There will be a parish council meeting held in the rector’s office.
Our annual vestry meeting will be held after the service in John Stewart Hall. A draft of the budget will be available to the congregation the week prior.