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, 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 February 21, we added A Complicated History, for an upcoming Mennonite Centre Heritage Club presentation (for March 14). On February 8, we added a Prayer Letter from Bok Ki Kim and Sook Kyung Park. On January 2, 2018, we added the Mennonite Centre Heritage Club’s The Time is Now: Understanding Palestine and What You Can do to Work for Peace with Rachelle Friesen of CPT. In 2017: On December 1, we 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 We cull outdated attachments from time to time.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:

A Complicated History, for a March 14 Mennonite Centre Heritage Club presentation, as a PDF.

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

Mennonite Centre Heritage Club’s The Time is Now: Understanding Palestine and What You Can do to Work for Peace with Rachelle Friesen on Wed. January 17, 2018, was added as a PDF on Jan. 3.

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These attachments are listed in the reverse order they were added, and are dropped as they become out of date.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