• Fr. Matt Koovisk

    Fr. Matt Koovisk is the Editor of the Mustard Seed. He served the Diocese from 2017-2024 as the Rector of St. Mary’s, Virden; St. Mark’s, Elkhorn; St. John’s, Reston; and Christ Church, Melita. He also served as the Secretary of Synod during that time.


Photos from the Consecration

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Saying Goodbye

With the way that deadlines work in terms of publishing the Mustard Seed, I’m writing this piece at the beginning of January, and you’ll read

A Note from the Editor: December 2023

As the Dean wrote in his article for the October edition of the Mustard Seed: “As for us, for everything there is a season, and

A Word from the Editor: June 2023

We’ve just completed my fifth year as the Editor of the Mustard Seed. I am absolutely amazed how how this year has flown by. At

The Great Three Days

Editor’s Note: A shorter version of this article originally appeared in the Virden Empire-Advance in March of 2021. However, it seems timely as this issue

The Rev'd Chris Evetts celebrates the Eucharist during Anglican Memorial Camp's Junior Camp in July 2022.

The Editor Reflects on the Eucharist

Editor’s Note: I was asked to contribute an article to the Saskatchewan Anglican on the Eucharist for their December edition. I was asked to answer

Friends and family with Garry following the service.

The Rev’d Garry MacDowell Retires

with files from Lynne Tolton & Karen Mitchell of the Minnedosa Tribune. Photos by Lynne Tolton As the congregation gathered before the service at St.

Questions and Answers with Jacob Friesen

Editor’s Note: I asked Deacon Jacob Friesen to answer a few questions as he begins his ordained ministry with us. Welcome, Jacob and Samantha! We’re

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