St Albans Church

What's New @ St. Albans

Physically distant, spiritually close, connecting online
People of St. Albans are congregating on Facebook, Instagram, or Zoom, as indicated. Here’s what’s coming up: 

Thursday, May 28

  • 9am Worship Service, the Ascension of our Lord, on ZoomBecause Ascension always falls mid-week, it tends to get overlooked in our church calendar, but it is one of the great feast days of the church. Download the Booklet.
  • 8pm Pandemic Pub Night 2 on Zoom 

Friday, May 29

  • 5.30pm No Friday Evening Prayer this week.

Sunday, May 31 — Pentecost 

  • 9.15am Children’s Sunday School on Zoom with Lila (ask This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the link)
  • 10am Sunday Worship Livestream on Facebook or Instagram. Download the Booklet.
  • 11am Prayer Room on Zoom with Anna (an opportunity for one-on-one prayer)
  • 11am New! Sunday Coffee Hour by Zoom
  • 12h00 Liturgie de Dimanche (en français), diffuse par Facebook (Download the booklet from www.communautestbernard.ca)

Monday, June 1

  • 3-4pm. From surviving to thriving, via Zoom. A discussion about life in the "new normal" will be facilitated by Mary-Martha Hale. She will share some thoughts and strategies, and you will have an opportunity to share some of the strategies you are putting into place.

Tuesday, June 2

  • 11am Pause-Café St-Bernard sur Zoom. Conversation en français. 

Wednesday, June 3

  • 10am Staff Meeting. New link
  • 12h00 Yoga on Zoom. Michelle, a certified yoga instructor, leads a weekly yoga session for us. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.
  • 7pm Wednesday Evening Prayer on Zoom, led by Anna. Download the Booklet.
  • 8pm Student & Young Adult Conversation hosted by Chad. A facilitated conversation reflecting on the past week's gospel. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for the link.

Online donations
Donate via by e-transfer to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by credit card (via CanadaHelps or Paypal) at www.stalbanschurch.ca/contact/donations

Listen to the Sunday Service by Phone. 

  • To call into St. Albans Sunday 10am worship from a phone (audio only):
  • Call 1-647-374-4685 (this is a Toronto number, long distance charges may apply)
  • Enter meeting ID 977 3177 1890
  • Enter # (no personal ID needed)
  • Please pass this along to anyone you know who may want to call in (because they likely aren’t seeing this email!)

Bible Readings
For those that wish to have a regular practice of daily scripture readings, or who want to know what texts are coming up on Sunday, here are the links to the Revised Common Lectionary:

Related to students/young adults ...

  • Chad is available for conversation, prayer, and pastoral care between the hours of 9am-5pm from Tuesday to Thursday. 
  • In addition, we have an ongoing Facebook messenger group going called 'Community During COVID' that we use to coordinate Zoom calls and constant encouragement. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be added to the group.

St. Albans Student Internship Program
St. Albans will be awarding Internships in its Student Leadership Program for the 2020-21 academic year to students wanting to engage in the development of their faith and leadership skills and to obtain valuable hands-on experience in a variety of placement opportunities with St. Albans Church and our community partners. For more information, download the application form or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.