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Welcome to our Syrian Family!

The Syrian family that we are helping to sponsor has arrived!  They came on Thursday December 8th, with a few committee members there to meet them at the airport.  There is much to do to help them settle in, and

This Sunday – 30 October

Rev. Janet is currently on vacation so the worship service this coming Sunday is being led by Rev. Don Muir. The Epistle reading is Romans 5:1-11 and the Scripture reading is John 1:14-18.  The sermon title is “The Gift of

CBC interviews member of our refugee sponsorship committee

This has been a summer of mostly waiting for information on the Syrian refugee family that we have sponsored.  Towards the end of the summer, the Tri-Church Syrian Refugee Sponsorship Committee was contacted by the government who suggested that we

Sponsored Syrian Refugee Family Delayed

Sadly, the family that we are helping to sponsor as refugees from Syria has not arrived.  Despite initial hopes that they would be here by the end of February, we do not yet have a firm arrival date.  There is

This Sunday – 29 May

Hi Everyone,   Although I had seen the red bricked building on the west side of Windermere, south of Bloor, many times, I had never seen the red bricked building. In fact, I even received a lovely email from the

This Sunday – 17 April

Hi Everyone,   We celebrate Earth Day this month and as spring has technically arrived, the theme for the scripture passages for the last three weeks of April has been and will be about plants and creation.   This week’s

This Sunday – 10 April

Hi Everyone,   The worship this past Sunday excited a good number, pushed several a little outside their comfort zones and was difficult for at least a few.   On a personal note, I am deeply grateful for the grace

This Sunday – 3 April

Hi Everyone, Thank you to all who came out to the Holy Week worship services and helped in leading them. This past week-end was most meaningful and joyous. This week, we will be looking at John 20:19-31. It is a

This Sunday – 27March

Hi Everyone, So you know you’ve been tossed off the pedestal when your teenager looks at you and tells you, without batting an eyelash, “It’s boring, mom.” Ouch… Well, I did ask him for his opinion. Boring, a.k.a. slowing down,

This Sunday – 28 February

Hi Everyone, Our annual general meeting (AGM) is taking place this Sunday after worship and our potluck lunch. I think it is safe to say that like most churches, we do food scrumptiously well and I’m already salivating. 🙂 Please