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 June 13 and 14, we added the 50th Anniversary Open House at Willowgrove Day Camp poster; the Taste of Guatemala poster; the Missions Fundraiser at TCMC poster; the SCOC Spring Newsletter.; and the Aurora House update for June 2018.

On April 26, we added the MDS Spring Newsletter, as well as Discovery: a Comic Lament. 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 March 23, we added Mennonite Men Retreat. 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 We cull outdated attachments from time to time.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:

The 50th Anniversary Open House at Willowgrove Day Camp poster, as a PDF. This event is on July 21 from 11-3. (11737 McCowan Road, Stouffville)

The Taste of Guatemala poster, as a PDF. This fundraising lunch is at TUMC on June 17 at 12:30 pm.

The Missions Fundraiser at TCMC poster, as a PDF. This event is at Toronto Chinese Mennonite Church (1038 Woodbine Ave) on June 23 from 11-4.

The SCOC Spring Newsletter is a PDF. It notes the next Annual General Meeting of the St. Clair – O’Connor Community will be held on Wed. Sept. 19.

The Aurora House update for June 2018, as a PDF.

MDS Spring Newsletter, as a PDF.

TUMC Bible Study Group’s readings for this season, as a PDF. (April through June, 2018).

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

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

Mennonite Men Retreat, June 15-16, 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.