We were pleased to have Julie White, from Long Point Honey Co., at our November 2023 Saturday Morning Talk. In her presentation Julie discussed her evolving thoughts about sustainability and beekeeping, addressing such topics as: is there such as thing as organic beekeeping? and do honey bees threaten native bees? Also, what’s the relationship between… Continue reading Saturday Morning Talk on Honey Bees
On Sunday, November 5th, St. Philip’s held our annual Remembrance Service, but this year we took a different approach. We invited our friends and families to bring along memorabilia such as photographs, cards, letters, and even more importantly, stories. Our Remembrance Service was lead by a dear friend of the parish, Rev. Canon Fran Langlois.… Continue reading Remembrance Service 2023
Many members of our St. Philip’s family were able to attend the Service of Installation and Seating of the 13th Bishop of Ontario – The Rt. Rev’d William Grant Cliff. The service was held at the Anglican Cathedral in Kingston, and was well attended by many acting and retired Bishop’s – truly a sign of… Continue reading Welcome Bishop Cliff!
We held our Blessing of the Animals on Wednesday, October 4, 2023, at 5:30 p.m., and with the great weather were able to be outside! Blessed are you, Lord God, maker of all living creatures. You called forth fish in the sea, birds in the air and animals on the land. You inspired Saint Francis… Continue reading Blessing of the Animals!
Wednesday, August 9th was a busy day in Milford! St. Philip’s held our annual Pork & Corn Roast dinner, and once again, it was a successful event! The dinner includes slices of delicious pork roast, two types of salad – macaroni and coleslaw – sliced tomatoes, delicious new potatoes cooked to perfection and soaked in… Continue reading Another Successful Pork & Corn Roast Dinner!
On May 26, 27 and 28, the Diocese of Ontario held its 145th Synod. St. Philip’s Anglican Church in Milford was very well represented by our Synod Representatives – Alfie and Gord Deyo. The Deyo’s have been our reps for this their second Synod, and were glad that this year Synod was able to meet… Continue reading 2023 Synod Report
On Sunday, May 15, the parishioners of St. Philip’s held a celebration of new ministry, with our new minister, Canon Nancy Beale. Canon Nancy has been with St. Philip’s, in shared ministry with St. Andrew’s in Wellington, since October 2021. We knew this was a good match as soon as we started worshipping with Canon… Continue reading Celebration of New Ministry