Rector’s Charge to the Parish, February 25, 2018

  This past year some among us have been participating in an interfaith bible study of the Book of Genesis.  It has been my privilege to lead these sessions with the wonderful Rabbi Shaul Osadchey, Tara Livingston, Rabbi Mark Glickman … Read More

Fundraising luncheon for Emmanuel Church in Israel on November 5, 2017

Such fun!  Check out our photos below.   Approximately 10 years ago Emmanuel Church with the help of the Bishop of Jerusalem, began giving needy families cash gifts prior to Christmas.  Several years ago, with the downturn in the economy, … Read More

Introduction to SoulCollage

  SoulCollage® is a creative collage process. Participants make a personal deck of cards—each collage card representing one aspect of their personality or soul.  The creative process brings people into an encounter with the Divine dwelling within them, enabling self-discovery. … Read More

Welcome to the Khatabs

The Khatab Family has Arrived!  After months of preparation and anticipation, we are thrilled to announce that the Khatab family arrived in Calgary on Tuesday, June 21st, at 4:30 pm.  As you can see in the photo, Khaled, Raghda, Mohammad, … Read More

Music Ministry

  The music ministry at St. Laurence is led by the Choir – an adult mixed-voice ensemble of approximately a dozen female and male singers under the leadership of our Music Director, Deb Koning. From September to May, the choir … Read More

Criteria for Social Justice Project

When we began our discernment process to find a Social Justice project, the first thing we did was spend some time developing and refining criteria that we felt our project should meet.  We ended up with eight criteria.  Check our … Read More

Soup for the ill and their caregivers….

One of the things we do as a community here at St. Laurence is stock a freezer with homemade soup and rolls.  We take the soup and buns to those in who are ill or are caring for someone who … Read More

Sandwich Ministry at St. Laurence

For those who may be unaware, St. Laurence provides a monthly ministry of sandwiches to the Drop-In Centre. Many parishioners faithfully make two loaves of sandwiches as per a rotation roster and we deliver them to the Drop-In Centre. This … Read More

Name Tags

If you are a new parishioner and would like a name tag or you’ve lost yours, please let the office know and we will order you one. There is a choice between a magnet or a pin name tag. Please let … Read More

Getting to Know Each Other

When we think of “St. Laurence” we may think of our attractive church building. But isn’t our real identity the diverse community of people who meet here week by week …. older and younger, newer and longer time parishioners, couples … Read More

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