Sunday, July 23, 2017


Announcements for Sunday, July 23, 2017




Mr. K.V. Abraham (Avarachen), a founding member of our parish passed away on Friday in Delhi, India.  He is survived by his beloved wife Thankamma, son Biju & family, daughter Binu & family.


Funeral Arrangements:


First Visitation is tomorrow Monday 24 July 2017 from 5:30- 9:00 PM at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Ave, Markham, ON

Second Visitation and Funeral services on Tuesday, 25 July 2017 from 9:30 -12:00 noon at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home

Interment: Elgin Mills Cemetery, 1491 Elgin Mills Road East, Richmond Hill, ON

Fellowship lunch: Chapel ridge Funeral Home.


We as a parish extend our deepest sympathies to the bereaved family members and pray that the good Lord will comfort them during this very difficult time.


Request from the family: Those who are planning to send flowers, instead of flowers, donation to the Canadian Mar Thoma Church is preferred.



Worship Services

Next Sunday, July 30 th, we will have Praise & worship service at 9:00 AM followed by Holy Communion service in English at 9:30 AM.



Prayer meetings


An area 1 prayer meeting will be held next Sunday at 5:30 PM at the residence of Mr. Varughese Mathew (Babychen & Lalitha). Address: 2 Fitzpatrick Court, Whitby. Tel:905-655-0884





Edavaka Mission prayer meeting


Next Edavaka Mission prayer meeting will be held this Friday, July 28 th at 7:30 PM at the parsonage. Everyone are encouraged to attend this prayer meeting.


Cherian Abraham

Edvaka Mission secretary







Sunday School announcement


1.                  Sunday School Appreciation day will be held today from 1 PM-4:30 PM at the Kidstown water Park. Address is 3159 Birchmount Rd, Scarborough, M1V 1S4.  All the Sunday school students, Teachers and volunteers will be served free lunch at the park. Parents and parishioners can also buy food at very minimal cost at several food stalls at the venue. We have arranged a lot of activities, and games. Please come and enjoy the fun day in the water park. Flyers will be distributed today.


2.                  The Sunday School Diocesan exam grades are available. Please contact your respective teacher or the Superintendent if you have not received your grades yet.





National Diocesan Sevika Sangham Conference


This year's National Diocesan Sevika Sangham conference is hosted by The Staten Island, Marthoma Church, New York from October 12th to 15th, 2017.

The theme of the conference will be "placed for Such a Time" based on the book of Esther  Chapter 4, verse 14. All the Sevika Sangham memebers are encoraged to attend the conference.

Full details will be posted on the notice board. Registration forms can be downloaded from


Shiney Mani

Sevika Sanghom Secretary



2017 Regional Youth Conference

Kathleen Oommen and team from St. Mathews Mar Thomas Church are here to talk about the conference


Annual Church Picnic

Our Annual church picnic is planned for Saturday, August 12 at Elgin park, Uxbridge. Mr. Cherian Edichandy and Mr. Varghese Olipattu are the coordinators for the picnic.

Address: 180 Main Street South, Uxbridge

Elgin Park, Uxbridge Ontario



Food Sale:  Sevika Sanghom is organizing a food sale today after the service and all proceeds will go to the New Church Fund.  Fried Rice with Beef, salad and pickle is the special for today. Also delicious Kumbalappam, Ethakkappam and Unniappam are also available. Request everone’s support and participation.

Gracykutty Samuel

Sevika Sanghom