Meet our Clergy, Staff & Lay Leaders

Our Clergy

Pastor Jim Halmarson – Interim  

Pastor Jim Halmarson has been serving as Associate Priest at St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Cobourg, and as Associate Priest at St. George’s Anglican, Grafton.  Ordained for over 35 years, Pastor Jim has served Anglican, Lutheran, and Presbyterian parishes in Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario.  

Pastor Jim has also served as a Campus Chaplain at the University of Saskatchewan, as a Canadian Armed Forces Chaplain with the North Saskatchewan Regiment, and as an Intentional Interim Minister in parishes in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Ontario.
While serving in Saskatoon, Pastor Jim also served as a sessional lecturer and as an Adjunct Faculty member at the Lutheran Theological Seminary, Emmanuel St. Chad College.  He has also led numerous workshops and Continuing Education programs in the areas of Homiletics, Mission, and Catechetics.

Jim is married to Bishop Cindy Halmarson, who presently serves in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in the area of Global Mission.

Jim and Cindy have two children; Danny who lives in Winnipeg, and Sarah and her spouse, Xavier who live in Montreal.  Jim and Cindy are the proud grandparents of Mathilde Marie Roy, Sarah & Xavier’s daughter.

Jim is an avid Blue Jays fan and a member of the YMCA.






The Reverend Suzanne McMillan, a cardiac nurse by profession, Suzanne was ordained to the Diaconate in May 2006. She is currently a member of Diocesan Council for the Trent Durham Area. Presently she volunteers with Telecare-Peterborough, is a nurse educator for the Peterborough Regional Vascular health Network and the Lead Echo Sonographer for the Kawartha Cardiology Clinic. Passionate about mission-based outreach; she works closely with the Faithworks Ministries and their Partners. Pastoral care, hospitality and welcome round out the areas of ministry in which she has been called to serve. It is a very special honour to be called by God to serve him and his people.


The Reverend Alan Wotherspoon was ordained a Deacon in 2006. He was formerly a High School teacher and principal in Ottawa. He has been involved in a number of community-based activities for many years - The United Way, Palliative Care, Community Care Access Centre , The Consent & Capacity Board of Ontario. He is currently a member and past Chair of the board of the Peterborough Regional Health Centre.



















Our Staff

Syd Birrell is our Choir Director and Organist. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists, and the founder and conductor of the Peterborough Singers. Click here for his full bio.

Hermione Rivison is the Administrative Assistant for All Saints Church. at 705-876-1501 or email her at

Grant Drury is our Sexton. Contact him through the office.

Our Lay Leaders


The Wardens -March 2018

Graham Hart

Barry Greensides

Curtis Bryan

Tammie Wickware

















Church's Location:
235 Rubidge St., (corner of Sherbrooke St.)
Peterborough, ON
K9J 3N9
Telephone: 705-876-1501
Fax: 705-742-8962

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Office hours:

Mon. & Wed.: 9:00am - 12:00 noon

Tues. & Thurs: 9:00am-4:00pm

Fri.: Office is closed

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Service Times


08:30 AM Holy Eucharist (said Eucharist)

10:30 AM* Choral Eucharist
* Choral Mattins will normally be scheduled once/month- see "Worship Services menu"

Said Eucharist on Thursdays @ 10:00 AM

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