Tuesday, April 01, 2008


Christ Church, Lion's Head, Ontario

Christ Anglican Church, Lion's Head, OntarioThe congregation of Christ Church, Lion's Head, Ontario is celebrating 125 years in 2008. There will be a commemorative service of worship on Sunday, May 18, 2008 in which all current and former parishioners and clergy are invited to attend.

Later in the year, on Saturday, October 4, 2008, a celebratory musical evening presented by the Canadian Staff Band of the Salvation Army, under bandmaster John Lam, has been arranged. For more information on one or both of these events, please contact Ursula Barnes 519 592 5672 or Ken Hodge 519 793 3811.

Lion's Head is on the Bruce Peninsula on the Georgian Bay shore. Since 1959 Christ Church, Lion's Head has been in the 6-point Parish of the Bruce with St Margaret's, Cape Chin; St Andrew's, Howdenvale; St Peter's-by-the-Lake, Sauble Beach; St. Edmund's, Tobermory and Trinity Church, Wiarton. Earlier this year, the Venerable Dr. Jawn Kolohon, after more than 7 years as rector, left to assume the transitional ministry position at St. George's, Owen Sound. Pastor Brad Mittleholtz of St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Wiarton, is serving the parish in an Interim capacity.