Welcome to Church of the Ascension

Welcome to Church of the Ascension’s home on the internet.  We are a growing, vibrant, traditional faith community of all ages that gathers together each week to worship God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit, in the rich spiritual tapestry of the Anglican tradition.  Empowered by the love of God we endeavour to be a community that fosters a sense of hope, meaning and joy in the lives of modern people.  In listening to God’s Word and partaking in the Sacraments of the Christian faith we hope to be drawn into an ever deepening relationship with our Lord Jesus Christ as we work together to build up the Kingdom of God in the world.  We invite you to come and worship with us this Sunday.

1385 University Ave. W.

Windsor, Ontario

N9B 1B6

Phone: 519-256-4341

Fax: 519-256-7961

Email: ascension@bellnet.ca

 

 

Site last updated: Nov 7th, 2018

Service Schedule

Sundays:    8:30 am Holy Eucharist

                   10:30 am Choral Eucharist   (with available Nursery & Sunday School Sept - June)

 

 

Book of Common Prayer (Traditional)           Book of Alternative Services (Contemporary)

  1st & last Sunday each month                              2nd & 3rd Sundays each month

 

 

 

Wednesdays: 10:00 am B.C.P. Holy Eucharist 

(Healing service on the last Wednesday of each month)

 

 

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Scripture, Tradition, Reason

The Anglican Church of Canada

          Diocese of Huron

Church of the Ascension - Windsor, Ontario

We are fully handicapped accessible &

Air conditioned in the summer months!

  

 Upcoming Events and Notices


Christmas Bazaar!

Mark your calendars.  Our annual Christmas Bazaar will be held on Sat, Nov 17th from 9am until 2pm.  There is something for everyone from crafts, home-made preserves, attic treasures and gently used clothing.  You'll definitely want to stop by the Tea Room for some refreshment and have lunch served up by our BAC.  See you there.


Bells of Peace

The bell of Ascension will toll beginning at sundown, 5:14 pm, to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1.  This is to participate in the nationwide  "Bells of Peace" initiative.  We will hold a brief prayer service at 5 pm with members of the parish taking turns tolling the bell 100 times, once for each year since the end of WW1.  Please join us for this important Act of Remembrance!


Sign-up for our Weekly Email Blast

Members of the parish are invited to submit their email to the church office to be included in our parish activities email blast.  Stay up to date with everything going on at Church of the Ascension so you don't miss out!


Bible Study

Canon Don and Deacon Fred will continue their Bible study on Tuesday evenings.  For those that can make it, there will be a light meal at 6pm followed by the study at 7pm.  The study will be focusing on the Gospel of St. Matthew.


Centering Prayer Group

Our Centering Prayer group meets every Wed evening at 6pm.  New people are always welcome.  If you have any questions about this practice of prayer speak with Deacon Fred.


Parish Council

The next parish council meeting is scheduled for Dec 2nd following the 10:30am service.


New Stained Glass on CBC

Check out this article that appeared on CBC highlighting the new stained glass window in our prayer room.


http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/windsor/renowned-comic-artist-depicts-jesus-in-stained-glass-1.4708714


If you haven't had a chance to see it for yourself, make sure to stop in on a Sunday soon!


Prayer Shawl Knitters

This outreach group meets on the first Saturday of each month (usually) in the parish hall at 10am. New and experienced knitters are welcome as we craft prayer shawls for those who are ill, or in need of comfort in hospital or at home.


  

Contact the church office or check out the announcements page of this Sunday's bulletin for more info.

 

 

Website established  Feb, 2011

 

 

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