July 11, 2021

  Announcements for Sunday July 11, 2021

 

1.                    Next Sunday, July 18th, we will have Divine Worship service in Malayalam at 10 AM.

There is no online registration for this service. If you wish to attend this service in-person, after your arrive in church, you have to fill the declaration form and complete the temperature check at the reception prior to attending this service.

The service is also live streamed on our YouTube Channel.

2.              Virtual VBS 2021-Thank you Note

 

By the Grace of God, our virtual VBS 2021 was conducted between 01-July and 04-July-2021. 111 Students from our Church, other churches in Canada and outside Canada attended this year's VBS.

Rev. Roji Mathews Abraham led the teacher devotions and praise & worship sessions. Rev. Joseph Chacko, Praise & Worship team and VBS teachers led students' devotions and different sessions.

Thanks to  Joseph Chacko Achen, Roji Achen, VBS coordinators Kiara George & Ginu P George, Praise and Worship team, VBS teachers, Volunteers, Sunday School superintendents, office bearers and Church office bearers for your dedicated efforts and support.

Special thanks to Joshua John, Arun Reji Alex and technical group leads for their dedicated support and conducting this year's virtual VBS without any technical interruptions. 

Thanks to all parents for your encouragement and Sunday School students for attending all VBS sessions and making this year’s VBS a blessed event.

From Tom C. Thomas, Sunday School Secretary.

3.                 Thank you to VBS team, Rev.Joseph Chacko and Rev.Roji Mathews Abraham on behalf of the Executive Committee of the Canadian Mar Thoma Church, parents and members of the parish.

4.                 KCEF Virtual St.Thomas Day Celebration Announcement

Kerala Christian Ecumenical Fellowship Toronto is organizing St.Thomas Day Virtual Celebrations on Saturday July 17th from 6 PM. The YouTube link to watch the program will be shared later. From Alex Alexander, KCEF secretary.

5.              IGNITE Announcement

IGNITE- a virtual fundraiser-concert hosted by Our Youth Fellowship will take place next weekend Saturday, July 17th at 7 pm EST.

6.                    Edavaka mission Announcement

 

1.              On Tuesday, July 13th and Friday, July 16th  - weekly prayer meeting held @ 8 pm virtually using google meet.

2.              Chain prayer held every Saturday 6:00 am to 6:00 pm.

From Itty Thomas, Edavaka mission secretary.

 

7.                 Fasting prayer  will be held on Wednesday, July 14th @10:30 am virtually using  

Google meet.

 

8.                    Area Prayer Meetings

 

Area -1 prayer meeting is scheduled today @ 6 pm via google meet. All members in this area prayer group are requested to attend prayerfully.

 

 From Reji Alexander, Area -1 prayer Representative.

 

9.                 Senior Fellowship Announcement

 

There will be a senior fellowship meeting on Thursday July 15th @ 6 pm. All senior fellowship members are requested to attend this meeting.The link will be shared in the weekly schedule.

 

From Mathew C. Samuel, Senior Fellowship Coordinator.

 

10.               Yuvajana Sakhyam Announcement

 

This is to inform you of a new venture put forth by the Yuvajana Sakhyam. In an effort to bring forth the literary talents amongst us, we are launching an e-magazine. We are now inviting parish members to kindly contribute short stories, poems, essays or drawings/artworks to be included in the publication - both in English and Malayalam.

Submissions are also open for designing the cover page. Please send in your entries latest by July 31st  to rachelninan@hotmail.com for consideration. Please contact the Magazine Convenors  Rachel Ninan and Arun Regi Alex for further details.

From Jojo George Mathew, Yuvajana Sakhyam Secretary.

 

 

11.            Sevika Sanghom Announcement

 

1.     The MIND initiative is successfully delivering meals to the inmates of the shelter. We are grateful to everyone who helped us to make it a grand success with their donations and participation. Requesting your continued support and prayers from everyone for the fulfilment of this initiative. The timeline for this program is  from June 14 - October 31.

 

2.     The monthly prayer meeting of Sevika Sanghom is scheduled on Thursday, July 15th @ 8 pm virtually through google meet. All Sevika Sanghom members are requested to attend.

 

From Shanti Jojo, Sevika Sanghom Secretary.

 

12.      Thank you Joseph Chacko Achen for leading today’s Holy Communion service and delivering the sermon and to you all for attending this service in-person and online.

 

Stay safe and have a blessed week ahead!! Thank you.