Days and Times

Stained glass window of Jesus Christ at Church of the AscensionDue to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, all in-person public worship service in Anglican churches across Ontario are suspended until at least afte Labour Day.

Ascension conducts a simple worship service online on Sundays at 10 a.m. To view the services, go to either:

As well, Rev. Jim Garey, one of Ascension’s honorary assistant clergy,
is conducting daily Evening Prayer on YouTube at his James Garey channel:

Normal Service Times:

Sundays at 8:30 a.m.: A quiet, reflective worship service with no music.

Sundays at 10:00 a.m.: A worship service with music (mainly contemporary) and sometimes choir, with Ministry to Children, followed by Coffee Hour

Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.: A short service without music, followed by an optional Bible Study. This service and Bible study are usually not held in June, July, and August.

Kensington Village: Ascension is in a rotation with other area churches to conduct worship services at Kensington Village retirement and nursing home. Dates and times will be announced in the Sunday bulletin (see Sunday Announcements). All are welcome.

Shelley’s Garden: All year, any day, any time

Aerial view of Shelley's Garden at Church of the Ascension“Shelley’s Garden”, to the right as you approach the main doors of the church, is open at all times for anyone who seeks a place of beauty for quiet contemplation. It was created in memory of Shelley Pentecost, a lovely singer with a joyful and generous heart who died in 2011. It was among her final wishes to have a garden like this created for the church.