Lay minister Alison Chambers brought wonderful creativity to the flower arrangements for this year’s patronal festival, which was held today when she added various beaded birds to her flower decorations. In so doing, she reflected St Francis’s love of nature and all living things. Thank you Alison for your inspirational creativity. More photos of this … Continue reading
The annual St Francis Golf Day got going in style this morning at the Parkview Golf Club with brightly coloured goody bags and specially branded water waiting to be handed out to registering golfers.#stfrancisgolfday
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Pet pigs, pups and parrots, traditional dogs and cats, rats, reptiles and ravens, old fashioned budgies, canaries and parakeets, gerbils and white mice, even goats, sheep and exotic pets – all these will be heartily welcomed at the annual Blessing of the Pets service to be held at St Francis Anglican Church, Parkview, at 09h30 … Continue reading
Internationally-acclaimed pianist, Florian Uhlig, will provide a specially-selected programme of piano music on Thursday, 5 February, at St Francis. The German-born pianist is visiting Johannesburg as Artistic Director of the Johannesburg International Mozart Festival, and has agreed to play a solo recital at St Francis. He will perform on a Yamaha grand piano, which is … Continue reading
This Sunday is the festival of our naming saint, St Francis. Always a joyous occasion, it will be celebrated at a combined service starting at 09h00, with a scrumptious breakfast to follow. Leading the singing will be the St Francis Singers, with a choice of hymns and music to suit the occasion. We’ll start off with … Continue reading