Announcements for Sunday, September 15, 2019
Next Sunday, September 22, Holy Communion Service in English @ 10 am. Please note our choir will assist in the Holy Communion service at the St. Mathews MTC as part of the Choir Exchange Program.
Area 1 prayer meeting at the residence of Thomas P John (Thomas & Betty) on Sunday, September 15 at 5:30 pm. Their address is 50 Bluenose Crescent, West Hill, ON M1C 4R9. Phone no. 416-281-1127
Area4 prayer meeting at the residence of Thomas Varghese (Shibu and Suma) on Saturday, September 21 at 6 pm. Their address is 9 Ambercroft Street, Markham, ON L6E 1L4. Phone no. 416-546-9338
Area 3 prayer meeting at the residence of Thomas Oommen (Kunjukunju&Leelamma)on Sunday, September 22 at 5 pm. Their address is 18 Mcdairmid Road, Scarborough, ON M1S 1Z6. Phone no. 416-293-6274
A brief announcement to give you enough time to plan and prepare. This will be announced again closer to the date…. Please note, October 13 is being observed as Thanksgiving Sunday. Please bring in ONE DAY INCOME as Thanksgiving Day Offertory.
Youth Fellowship Announcement:
Phone NO. 416-970-2864
SevikaSangham would like to thankall SevikaSangham members, both from the St. Mathews MTC, and the Canadian MTC, the instrumentalist, the tech team, for their participation in the retreat that took place yesterday, Saturday, September 14. Special gratitude and appreciation to Rev. Ajit Varghese and Dr. Lincy Benjamin for their respective sessions. Our heartfelt thanks to Sunil Achenand MoncyAchen, for their leadership and prayerful support for the retreat. Last but not the least, a big thank you to the SevikaSangham committee members for planning and coordinating a blessed retreat. Thank you one and all.
General Body Notice:
A general body meeting of the Canadian Mar Thoma Church Choir is scheduled to be held on Sunday, September 15 soon after the Holy Communion right after the HC service to transact the following agenda:
1) Election of one choir representative for the phase 2 construction
2) Strategy to improve & better participation in the choir
Signed, Choir Secretary – Johnson Zachariah
YuvajanaSakhyam and Young Families Fellowship would like to thank all who participated in the Cultural Feast 2019 (NadanSadhya) last Sunday, September 8. Thank you to all who coordinated and worked behind the scenes to make it a grand success.
Edavaka Mission Announcement:
General Body Notice:
There will be a general body meeting of the Edavaka Mission on Friday, September 27, 2019, at the church at 159 Sandiford Drive, Stouffville, ON, immediately after the regular Bible Study meeting to transact the following.
(1) To elect a representative from Edavaka Mission to the new church building committee.
(2)AOB with the permission of the chair.
Edavaka Mission Secretary, Alexander Philip
Edavaka Mission Bible Study on Friday, September 20 @ 7:30 pm, at the church.
Fasting Prayer meeting on Wednesday, September 18 @ 10 am, at the church.
Senior Fellowship Announcement:
Senior Fellowship meeting on Thursday, September 19 at 11am, at the church.
Invitation from the CSI Church Toronto:
Christian Men’s Retreat – Stay Connected in the Kingdom of God
Hosted by CSI Church Toronto, On October 19, 2019 – Time: 9 am to 5 pm at the CSI Church Toronto. Speakers: Rev. Moncy Varghese from St. Mathews MTC & Rev. Sunil Mathew from Canadian MTC. This will again be announced closer to the date.
It is with deep sadness that we inform you, the passing away of Mr. Philip Oommen (Thambi) - 80 years old, on September 10, in New York, USA. He is the brother of our member, Mr. P. P. Mathews (Babychen&Ponnamma). Viewing service was held on Friday, September 13 and the funeral service took place on Saturday, September 14 at Epiphany Mar Thoma Church, New York. Please continue to uphold the bereaved families in our prayers.
Amount due from the Picnic and Auction: Please make your payment to the trustees or coordinators at your earliest convenience. We do accept debit and credit cards for payments.
· Malayalam Class students may now proceed to the basement for classes.
· Choir members please stay back for the General Body Meeting.
· Executive Committee members, please assemble in the Board Room for a brief meeting.
Thank you and have a blessed week.