Smile! We need your picture…

We’re starting to put together a church directory — including photos. This is a great way to connect names with faces and provides a valuable phone directory. It is important that everyone participate so that we can have a complete directory. Three photo sessions have been planned: August 11th (2:30 to 8:30) September 28th (2:30 to […]

Celebrating Ascension Day

The power of grandmothers

The Grandmothers of Africa continues to raise at least 16,000,000 orphans due to the AIDS pandemic. The world has removed AIDS from its radar even though 5,000 people a day still die of it in Sub-Saharan Africa. This moving film is powerful and shows the strength of the human spirit and the power of women…. […]

Brave the cold…for a great cause!

The coldest night of the year is coming up — February 21, 2015 will see the Coldest Night of the Year fundraiser in Port Perry. The Coldest Night of the Year is an opportunity for local people to brave the cold and walk 2,5, or 10 km to help raise money for North House — and in turn, help create […]

Abiding in the word of God

We have a great opportunity to join in an exciting day of worship, prayer, learning, and fellowship!  It’s time for the Diocesan Prayer Conference, and this year it’s going to be awesome!     There will be three theme talks:  God’s Desire Praying with Scripture Praying on the Way Theme speaker is Emma Marsh from […]

A hole-in-one!

Our first Ascension golf tournament could be described as a hole-in-one: the turnout, the weather, the meal were all outstanding. Everybody had a great time, and it raised $5,600 for the church roof! This was made possible by our generous sponsors, the organizers and everybody who donated prizes. Special thanks to:   Hole sponsors: In-Port […]

1st-ever Ascension golf tournament

Signed up yet for our first golf tournament? It’s on Saturday, September 6 at Canterbury Golf Club. It’s a best ball tournament — which means any skill level can play. It’s a fundraiser for Church of the Ascension, but also a great opportunity for the entire congregation to enjoy a great day together! Ready to […]

Mark your calendars for Holy Week services

Cross on blue sky

If you haven’t made a point to attend Holy Week services in past years, mark your calendar and plan to attend this year. While the entire Lenten season helps us prepare, the services during Holy Week are particularly special. Experiencing them adds to the joy of Easter Sunday. Please make plans to be with us […]

David Festival is back – register early!

David Festival logo

Registration is now open for “The David Festival” – a celebration of Christian worship and the arts in Port Perry & Uxbridge – with workshops of interest for worship bands & songwriters on March 29th, and in writing & choral singing on April 5th. Don’t miss this opportunity to interact & learn with/from fellow Christians, […]

Coldest Night of the Year helps raise cold, hard cash

Church of the Ascension is participating in the Coldest Night of the Year 2014! The Coldest Night of the Year is a Canada-wide winter walk-a-thon to support local homeless ministries. It’s a fun and chilly event, and it provides much-needed support and awareness for homeless organizations that often face a decline in funds during the […]

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