Sunday April 28th,2019

Announcements for Sunday, April 28, 2019
 
Letters from the Diocese:
1. India Mission Trip (Click here)
2. Urban Missions Trip (Click here)
3. Diocesan Edavaka Mission Conference 2019 - Souvenir contribution (link attached)
Next Sunday, May 5, 2019 - Common Session for Sunday School students at 9 am and Sunday School Classes at 9:15 am followed by Holy Communion Service in Malayalam @ 10.00 am.
 
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
 
Area 4 Prayer Meeting on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at 4 pm, at the residence of Cherian Abraham (Babykutty & Shine), 394 Cam Fella Blvd, Stouffville ON L4A 7G9. Phone No. 416-820-8075
Fasting prayer at the church on Wednesday at 10 am.
 
Sunday school Announcement:
Sunday School Diocesan and Non-Diocesan exams will be held on Sunday, April 28, that is TODAY from 12:00 Noon to 1:30 PM. Lunch is being 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 May 5, 2019. For additional information, please contact Talent Show Coordinators, Alexander Philip, Tiji Lukose or Sunday school Office Bearers.
 
EDAVAKA MISSION :
Answers to the Bible Trivia posted on the website is due today, April 28, 2019. Please hand it over to the Vicar or Edavaka Mission Secretary.
 
Souvenir (Click here)
 
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 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 ys@marthoma.ca
 
DOORS OPEN:
Doors Open Whitchurch-Stouffville is celebrating 15 years this year on Saturday, June 1, 2019 (10am – 4pm) organized by the Doors Open W-S Organizing Committee & the Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre. Theme for this year is “Communications”. Our church is one of the 15 sites participating in this event. Members, especially youths who are interested to volunteer at this event, is encouraged to give your names to the Secretary, Sunita Alexander on or before Sunday, May 12, 2019. Volunteer hours will be awarded. Info session and more details of this event will be provided, in the next couple of weeks.
 
Church PHOTO Directory:
The church photo directory is underway. We have volunteers and area representatives with the lists outside in the foyer. Please review the information you have provided for any errors or missing information. This will then be forwarded to IPC for publishing. Error or corrections after May 3, 2019 will NOT be entertained or encouraged.
 
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.
 
BIRTH ANNOUNCEMENTS:
Our members, Samel Mathew and Merline Abraham has been blessed with a baby girl, Evalyn Samel, born on April 21, 2019. We congratulate the proud parents and grandparents, Abraham Vadekkedath and Omana Abraham.
 
Our members, Jacob Mathews and Lovejee Jacob has been blessed with a granddaughter, Lillian Varughese, born to Richie Varughese and Ashitha Jacob on April 22, 2019. We congratulate the proud parents and grandparents.
 
FLORAL Arrangement Sponsor for Sunday, April 28 was provided by Mrs. Annamma Mathews.
 
HOT sizzling BBQ lunch is available at a minimal cost. All proceeds from the sales will go towards the Second Phase Building Construction Project.