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.

 

Unless otherwise noted, Sunday Worship begins at 11:00am. We welcome everyone to participate in Christian Education at 10:00; there is a discussion group for adults, too! There is supervised childcare during part of the worship service.

Attachments: Some attachments, as well as older or longer announcements, are found below the current week’s announcements.

Current Attachments

In 2018:

Background material for the TUMC Informed Conversations survey is a PDF.

The Mennonite Centre Heritage Club (MCHC) presents James Loney, on To Kill or Not to Kill: A Former Hostage Reflects on a Paradox. on Wednesday November 21 at 7:30 pm, at St. Clair O’Connor. The poster is a PDF.

Pax Christi Chorale presents Slavic Devotion  Sat. & Sun., Oct. 27 & 28. The poster is a PDF.

Dual Book Launch for Gary & Lydia H. on Sun. Nov. 4 at 3:00 pm, here at TUMC. The poster is a PDF.

Speaking our Peace: Young Jewish and Palestinian Voices in Conversation on Fri. Oct. 26 at 7:00 pm, here at TUMC. This presentation, by a one Jewish Israeli and one Palestinian, is part of MCC’s A Cry for Home campaign. The poster is a PDF.

The biennial GTA Mennonite Gathering begins at 9:45 am on Sat. Oct. 27, at Toronto Chinese Mennonite Church. This poster has more details.

Love, Henri, a dramatic presentation of Henri Nouwen’s letters, is on Oct. 17 at 7:30 pm at the isabel Bader Theatre (93 Charles St. W.). The poster is a PDF.

Beach United Church invites us to The Death Diner on four Wednesday evenings: Oct. 3, Oct. 17, Nov. 7, and Nov. 28. By donation. The poster is a PDF. Links to pre-register for each speaker and date are listed below:

Amanda -October 3 — https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-death-diner-dinner-discussion-about-lifes-biggest-challenge-tickets-49283842299

Paul – October 17 – https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-death-diner-dinner-discussion-about-lifes-biggest-challenge-tickets-49283981716

Jan – November 7 – https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-death-diner-dinner-discussion-about-lifes-biggest-challenge-tickets-49284106088

Teri – November 28 – https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-death-diner-dinner-discussion-about-lifes-biggest-challenge-tickets-49284154232

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.

 

Vacation Bible Camp at TCMC

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

Testing a Google Calendar

Another TUMC calendar:

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