Sunday April 21st, 2019

Announcements for Sunday, April 21, 2019

 Next Sunday, April 28, Holy Communion Service in English @ 9:30 am.  Please note the time change. There will be NO Sunday school class or Common Session prior to the Holy Communion Service.  
Prayer Meeting:
Area 4 Prayer Meeting on Sunday, April 28 at 6 pm, at the residence of Abraham Eapen (Kochmon & Nimmy), 19 Grandwood Ave., Stouffville ON L4A 0M6.  Phone No. 416-477-2332  
Sunday school Announcement:
 Sunday School Diocesan and Non-Diocesan exams will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM. Light lunch will be provided. 
Regular Sunday school classes will continue to take place even after the final exams until the first week of June. 
The Sunday School Talent show competition (Except Memory Verse) will take place on Saturday May 25, 2019 from 9 am until 2 pm.  The Memory Verse competition will take place in their respective Sunday School classes on May 4, May 12 or May 19 depending on the grade the child belongs to.  Registration forms are available in the foyer. Please complete the form and hand it in by April 28, 2019.  For additional information, please contact Talent Show Coordinators, Alexander Philip, Tiji Lukose or Sunday school Office Bearers.  
Youth Fellowship:
Youth Prayer Meeting: There will be a youth prayer meeting at 4 pm on Sunday, April 28th, 2019 at the residence of Michelle and Maneesha Thomas, 6 Robertdale Court, Stouffville ON L4A 0Y5.  
Notice of General Body: There will be a Youth Fellowship General Body meeting on May 5th shortly after the Holy Communion service to transact the following agenda: 
a. Election of the 2020 Regional Youth Conference Committee  b. AOB with permission of the chair. 
Brianna Varghese, Youth Fellowship Secretary 
Youth fellowship is organizing a tree planting initiative for all interested members of the church, on April 27th, 2019 from 10am-1pm at Paulynn Park, Ajax. Please give your names to Riya Thomas or Brianna Varghese.   
Regional Youth Conference: Just a friendly reminder to all those registering for this year's youth conference, the early bird deadline to register will be on April 28th, 2019. After this date, the registration fee will increase to $160. The final day to register and pay will be on May 4th. Registration is only complete upon payment. 
Yuvajana Sakhyam:
Yuvajana Sakhyam General Body meeting will be held on Sunday April 28, 2019 @ 12pm (right after the Holy Communion Service) at the Canadian Marthoma Church, 159 Sandiford Drive to transact the following agenda.   Agenda 
  1. Year Planning
  2. AOB   President, Rev. Sunil Mathew will preside over the meeting and members are requested to prayerfully attend the meeting.  
Lijo Mathai, Yuvajana Sakhyam Secretary
Yuvajana Sakhyam is organizing a two-night Bible Study Cottage Trip with a theme: Grow in Christ, on August 16 & 17, 2019. The whole camp with a total of 9 cottages that has 22 rooms have been booked. Interested families from Yuvajana Sakhyam & Young Families are invited to be a part of this fun filled family trip. Our Achen and family will also be part of this Cottage Trip. For further details, rate and availability please contact Yuvajana Sakhyam Secretary Mr. Lijo Mathai at 647 892 5456 or by email
Sunday School Childrens Choir:
Those who wish to join the Sunday school Childrens Choir must give their names to their respective Sunday school Teacher or Benny Joseph, Coordinator of the Sunday School Childrens Choir.  This is open to all Sunday school Children from 5-year-old to 17-year-old.
Malayalam Class:
Malayalam Classes will resume on Sunday, May 5 soon after the announcements.  Malayalam Classes will be held every Sunday in the basement, unless announced otherwise.  If you are interested & wish to sign up for Malayalam Class, please contact Dr. Bapu Cherian. Registration forms are available in the foyer. This is open to ALL AGE GROUPS including youths and adults.    
FLORAL Arrangement Sponsor for Sunday, April 21 (Easter Sunday) was provided by Abraham Vadakkedath family.