News & Notices


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Honest conversations in uncertain times

Monday, 14 September 2020
This Autumn All Saints Anglican church in Almancil are breaking new ground and issuing an open invitation to everyone across the Algarve to join with them to experience ALPHA. An experience that to date over 20 million people in over 159…
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Christians in the time of a Pandemic!

Monday, 14 September 2020
We are all getting used to hearing, reading and using terms such as "Unprecedented", "the New Normal", "Hot Spot", "the R Rate", the current pandemic has changed our perceptions our behaviour and…
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The new way of Church continues for All Saints Anglican Church Almancil

Thursday, 6 August 2020
For the past week Churches in the Algarve have been open for their Congregations but one church - All Saints Anglican Church Algarve in Almancil , who traditionally worship at ASCA ( Associacao Social e Cultural de Almancil ) have decided…
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A new Bishop for All Saints

Thursday, 9 July 2020
We feel very blessed that Bishop Andy Lines has been appointed as our new Bishop by Archbishop Laurent Mbanda primate of the Anglican Church of Rwanda. We look forward to working with Bishop Andy and having him as our spiritual leader…
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Church for the 21st Century?

Sunday, 5 April 2020
Thursday 12th March 2020 will always be remembered as “LD Day”! Lock Down day in Portugal. All of a sudden (or so it seemed) shops closed, Bars and Restaurants closed, Borders closed, Schools and Universities closed and Churches were shut…
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New pastor commissioned at All Saints Almancil in the Algarve

Saturday, 9 November 2019
All Saints Church in the Algarve, with congregations in Almancil and Lagoa, welcomed the new pastor for the Almancil congregation, Rev Mike Clarkson and his wife Linda, at a joint service of celebration on the Sunday following All Saints…
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What’s your vision for 2017?

Wednesday, 4 January 2017
Father Paul writes... We all know that new year’s resolutions have little chance of surviving past the third week of January, but what about your vision for this year? Almancil and Lagoa both have challenges, but the good news is that…
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ASCA Handicrafts

Sunday, 27 November 2016
An enjoyable morning was spent at ASCA painting designs for Chrismas cards...at least one of which will be used by ASCA for their Christmas card and email greetings to all their associates and supporters. The numbers of residents and Day…
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Where’s your focus this Christmas?

Friday, 18 November 2016
Father Paul writes... Let’s be honest, with the children (or grandchildren) reminding you already of what they would like for their Christmas presents, then there is what shall we do, where shall we go, who shall we invite, decorating…
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A momentous day in the life of the Anglican Church in Europe

Wednesday, 25 June 2008
For the first time in history, three senior church leaders agreed to give official oversight to an Anglican church in Europe. In a radical break with tradition, these leaders, The Most Rev. Emmanuel Mbona Kolini, Archbishop of the Province…
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