what to expect
So, you’ve decided to visit St. Wilfrid’s. What can you expect?
- Expect to be welcome and welcomed.
o Wherever you are on your journey of faith, you have a place at St.
o We welcome each person as Christ, and celebrate diversity.
- Expect to be accepted.
o Wear your Sunday suit or your torn jeans and t-shirt. We believe you
can reverence God in any attire.
o Come and be who you are. We celebrate each human being as a
person made in God’s image. We are excited to meet you.
- Expect to find Episcopal tradition.
o We are members of the greater Anglican Communion, tracing our
heritage back to the beginnings of Christianity.
o We celebrate Holy Communion each week. We welcome everyone to
rejoice in Christ’s Presence made real in the Eucharist.
- Expect to find community.
o We celebrate God’s unfailing love in the context of community.
o We want to help you find a place where you can connect with others in
your stage of life and pursue your spiritual journey with others.
- Expect to come as you are, and go deeper.
o Whether you are joyful or sorrowful, repentant or rejoicing, seeking or
finding, doubting or discovering, we believe that the Living God calls all
human persons into an ever-deepening, real relationship of faith.