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Mother’s Union thanks Parish for support

“We can’t even begin to express what a wonderful blessing you all have been in supporting our fundraising initiative. To all who assisted in selling, to all who bought the tickets and to all who encouraged and believed in us, a very big thank you.  The total amount raised was R18,252.30.  The major prize went … Continue reading

A season of Easter: Franciscan April 2019

We’re excited to publish the first edition of The Franciscan for 2019. In this Edition: Rectors Reflections   St Francis welcomes new members at the Newcomer’s dinner Easter Rising   Children and Youth Ministry: Alive and Moving Waterwise Gardening As Christians we are called to love, February Ad Clerum by Bishop Steve Wine making in South … Continue reading

Holy week Services at St Francis

Monday 15 April       6:30 pm  Evening Prayer Tuesday 16 April    6:30 pm  Taizé Service                      Wednesday 17 April 6:30 pm  Stations of the Cross  Maundy Thursday 18 April 6:30 pm  Evening Eucharist Good Friday 19 April        9:30 am  Good Friday Youth Service         12 noon  Celebration of the Lord’s Passion  Holy Saturday 20 … Continue reading

St Francis aids relief mission for Cyclone Idai

St Francis will be assisting with the rescue mission for Cyclone Idai and request help from Parishioners to donate any of the items on the list below. We have also been appointed as one of the drop off points in Parkview where the goal is to fill up a 40 ton truck with supplies to … Continue reading

Baroque Music Festival: 7 -12 May 2019

The word “Baroque” meaning “oddly shaped pearl” from the Portuguese word Barroco, was used to describe Western Art music composed from about 1600 to 1750. While a major portion of the music was classical it is now widely studied, performed and listened to. The time has come to once again celebrate the Baroque Era with … Continue reading

Parkviews: 14 March 2019

A kind reminder to join us for Tomorrow nights exiting Parkview’s talk by best selling Author Richard Steyn on Louis Botha: 100 Years on.

17 March 2019: Combined service and Annual Vestry Meeting

A kind reminder that this Sunday, March 17 will be we have one combined service at 8:30 followed by the Annual Vestry Meeting Annual Vestry Meeting:  Sunday March 17, 10:00am This important meeting in the life of our community is where we review the finances of the Parish over the past year, receive reports from … Continue reading

Pew leaflet 24 February 2019

Please click here to view the pew leaflet

Join our lent course: People of the way

Our Lent program for 2019 is Lent Course developed in the Diocese in 2011 called People of  the Way.  St Francis followed the Course in 2012 and we are doing it again nine years later. Why People of the Way? In Mark’s gospel, Jesus is on his way to Jerusalem from the moment of his … Continue reading

Join us for a Choral Evensong

Evening Prayer or  Evensong is a service held in the afternoon or early evening.  It is either a completely spoken service or, when music is added, it becomes known as Choral Evensong. Choral Evensong begins with a sung introduction followed by a spoken penitential section and the Lord’s Prayer.  There is a Psalm for the … Continue reading

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