Announcements

Deadline for announcements and order of worship is Thursday at noon! Tardy submissions delay the whole process. Late submissions may not make it into the announcements at all.
Red text inside the announcements denotes a new or updated item.

Special note: We resumed our regular schedule Sunday September 10, 2017, with worship at 11:00 am. Sunday School also resumed at 10:00 am on September 10. (In the summer, worship starts at 10:00 am).

Attachments: Some attachments, as well as older or longer announcements, are found below the current week’s announcements. On April 20, we added the TUMC Bible Study Group’s readings for this season. On April 19, we added Willowgrove’s search for a director for Fraser Lake Camp. On April 18, we added Mennonite Centre Heritage Club (MCHC) presents Dutch Mennonites: From Saints to Citizens. On March 29, we added Earth Day Repairs; Vacation Bible Camp; and Spring Seniors’ Retreat. On March 23, we added Mennonite Men Retreat. On March 22, we added Pax Christi Chorale presents Die Schöpfung (The Creation) by Franz Joseph Haydn on Saturday, April 28 at 7:30 pm at Grace Church-on-the-Hill. On March 2, we added a computer literacy survey on behalf of the St. Clair O’Connor Community (SCOC). On February 8, we added a Prayer Letter from Bok Ki Kim and Sook Kyung Park.

Attachments from 2017: On December 1, 2017, we had added a School Kit list and our Funeral Planning Form. On November 10, we added a document about the Supportive Congregations Network for the upcoming Congregational Meeting. On Sept. 29 and Oct. 20, we added important documents from MC Canada. We had added Marilyn’s farewell and thank-you letter on June 30. We cull outdated attachments from time to time.

Current Attachments

In 2018:

TUMC Bible Study Group’s readings for this season, as a PDF.

Willowgrove’s search for a director for Fraser Lake Camp, to begin Sept. 2018, as a PDF. Application deadline is May 18.

Mennonite Centre Heritage Club (MCHC) presents Dutch Mennonites: From Saints to Citizens. on May 16 at 7:30 pm, as a PDF. This is at the St. Clair O’Connor Community.

Earth Day Repairs, April 21, as a PDF. Note: this is not at our building.

Vacation Bible Camp, Aug. 13-17, as a PDF. Note: this is not at our building.

Spring Seniors’ Retreat, as a PDF.

Mennonite Men Retreat, June 15-16, as a PDF.

Pax Christi Chorale presents Die Schöpfung (The Creation) by Franz Joseph Haydn on Saturday, April 28 at 7:30 pm; as a PDF.

Cancelled: Meeting Our Ancestors in Poland: a Mennonite Centre Heritage Club presentation on April 9; as a PDF.

A computer skills survey, from SCOC, was added on March 2 as a PDF.

Prayer Letter from Bok Ki Kim and Sook Kyung Park, added on Feb. 8 as a PDF.

 

In 2017:

A form for Funeral Planning  was added on Dec. 1.

A list for MCC School Kits was added on Dec. 1.

A document about the Supportive Congregations Network (for the upcoming Congregational Meeting), was added on Nov. 10.

MC Canada’s follow-up to the Special Assembly was added as a PDF on Oct. 20.

MC Canada’s important document was added as a PDF on Sept. 29.

Marilyn’s farewell and thank-you letter of June 30, 2017. Here is the PDF.

 

These attachments are listed in the reverse order they were added, and are dropped as they become out of date.

 

For Reference

Directions to Willowgrove as a PDF. We attend a worship service there once each summer, along with other Mennonite churches in the GTA. The next service will be Sunday August 13, 2017, at 10:30 am.

 

Future Directions

Here the summary letter about the recent MCEC decision regarding the Future Directions Task Force’s Unity Amidst Differences report, from MCEC Executive Minister David Martin.

Here is a link to the ongoing Future Directions Task Force‘s web site.

 

Here is a video from an earlier year’s Vacation Bible Camp held at the Toronto Chinese Mennonite Church.