Our Parish Family
Ascension is a close-knit Parish family. We enjoy sharing both worship and fellowship at our beloved chapel.
Springtime at our chapel.
A Christmas Eve candlelight service.
At an Easter fellowship brunch.
Young parishioners explore our pipe organ.
All Souls' Chapel at Eastertide.
A scene from our 2016 Parish Picnic and Hootenanny.
Our Treasurer and a young assistant.
The Blessing of the Backpacks - prayer over our students returning to school.
Our Christmas Eve Choir.
A guest chamber choir performs in our chapel.
Our Parish family, gathered for our 2017 Annual Meeting.
Roger, a parishioner's puppy, enjoys the company of St. Francis in our Parish gardens.
Our Annual Harvest Dinner for 2018.
Some of our resident Boy Scout troop helping in our garden.
Father Phillip and a young acolyte.
Rehearsal for a Baroque vocal concert at Ascension.
A young lector offers the Old Testament lesson.
A visit from Bishop Michael Hanley.
Two dear members of our Parish, Altar Guild and Choir!
Youth art class - "purple is my favorite."
A full house behind the altar rail - celebrant, preacher, lay eucharistic minister and acolyte.
Ringing the church bell at the beginning of worship.
Little Eva Marie, newly baptized.
A St. Francis' Day blessing.
Taking beverage orders at the Harvest Dinner.
A performance by parishioner and soprano Marion Edens.
Our annual Easter egg hunt.
The Chapel in late summer.
Four ladies all ready for the Harvest Dinner!
Generations joining in praise.
Ascension is one of the oldest continuously operating houses of worship in the City of Roses!