Author Archive: Gillian Durrett

Giving to the Church

Our custom here at Resurrection is to ask people, on a yearly basis,  to reflect on the time, talent and treasure they give to God’s work here in our community. As Christian people we all must consider, in light of… Read more >

Confirmation

Confirmation, Reception into the Anglican Communion and Reaffirmation of Baptismal Vows Confirmation, in the Anglican tradition, has taken some new directions in the last few years. Confirmation, reception, and reaffirmation are various modes of responding to Baptism. Whether they involve… Read more >

Baptism

Preparing for Baptism We are happy to hear that you are thinking about Christian Baptism, either for yourself or for your child. Baptism is the first step of the Christian journey of faith and the way in which we become… Read more >

Funerals

If you’ve clicked on this tab for information you may be experiencing the loss of a loved one at this time. Our sincerest condolences to you if this is the case. The time before, during and after someone’s death can… Read more >

Information on Weddings at COR

Congratulations!                   You have decided to make a lifelong commitment in a Marriage relationship. It’s a big step and now there is a lot of planning and preparation for your Marriage service. It’s more than just preparing for a day,… Read more >

I’m New

What can you expect if you come to a Sunday service at the Church of the Resurrection (COR)?   First of all, come as you are.  People will be wearing casual clothing (including jeans), or suits, skirts or pants.  Almost anything except beach attire or sleepwear!   Anglicans are “People… Read more >

Book Nook

 Our Next sale is March 17th The “Book Nook”, located in the Portable (adjacent to the Nursery School), is operated as a Used Book Store by a crew of parishioners from both RUC and COR. Using most of the Portable’s… Read more >

Wall Hangings

BACKGROUND: Since 2008, the church sanctuary has featured several decorative hangings produced by  Georgina Gray, a RUC member, as part of a Riverside Churches project. At the semi-annual RUC/COR combined service on April 19th, 2009, the original quilts were blessed and officially commissioned… Read more >

Accessibility

Church of the Resurrection features several Accessibility features: The Church building is fully wheel chair accessible as is the main seating area of the Nave. The Chancel and Sanctuary area is not accessible at this time but Holy Communion is… Read more >

Clergy Past and Present

Clergy Past and Present The Reverend J. Harwood-Jones (1964-65) The Reverend Allan Rogers (1965-67) The Reverend George Bickley (1967-73) The Reverend Gerald Churchill (1973-76) The Venerable Ralph Smith (1976-83) The Reverend Canon Harry Brown (1983-89) The Reverend Bob Calderwood (1989-92)… Read more >