Posts Categorized: From Monique

Everywhere, Everywhere, Everywhere

“Later that night I held an atlas in my lap ran my fingers across the whole world and whispered, where does it hurt? It answered everwhere everywhere everywhere.”  ~ Warsan Shire When I read the poem above, it captured how I was feeling in light of the world events of this week. That sense that hurt is… Read more

A Special Welcome to You…

We extend a special welcome to those who are single, married, divorced, widowed, gay, confused, rich, comfortable, or dirt poor. We extend a special welcome to those who are crying new-borns, skinny as a rake or could afford to lose a few pounds. You’re welcome if you are Old Huntley, New Carp, Not from Carp, or… Read more

May life not simply go on

The following article was published through The Anglican Church of Canada where I am an occasional contributor: May life not simply go on Posted on June 5, 2015 by The Rev. Monique Stone As someone seeking to witness, learn and humbly support the journey of healing and reconciliation at this weeks Truth & Reconciliation Commission Closing Events I made my way… Read more

Heart Garden & Bell Ringing

The Anglican Parish of Huntley needs Hearts and Bell Ringers to help us honour and remember the Aboriginal peoples of our country! Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission ( which has addressed the sad legacy of the Indian Residential Schools will hold its final event, the closing ceremonies of its six-year tenure, in Ottawa for four… Read more

Pentecost Potluck Picnic

We celebrate Pentecost on Sunday, May 24th with a combined service at St. James. It is our hope that all parishioners will join in for a potluck parish picnic. Please bring something to share with others and bring a picnic blanket. If you would like to lead a game for the kids and/or adults please… Read more