October 3,2021

  Announcements for Sunday October 3, 2021

Good Afternoon, Welcome to all attending this service in-person and online.

1.                 Wedding Bann publication ( Mr.Pemina Fonseka & Miss. Sneha Elsa George)

2.                 Next Sunday, October 12th, we are observing Youth Sunday and Thanksgiving Sunday and we will have Holy Communion service in English at 10 AM.

Online registration for in-person attendance is open for all members, families with kids and guests. The google form will be online from tomorrow 7 pm. If you have any difficulty in filling the form, please let me know for assistance.

The service is also live streamed on our YouTube Channel.

3.              Congratulations to Andrew Alexander for the Valedictorian Award from Diocese-Handing over Momemto


4.                 The Monthly Prayer Meeting of  MTVEA Diocese of North America and Europe will be held on  Monday October 4,at 8.30 pm EST by Zoom.


Message. Rev. GEORGE VARGHESE (St. Thomas MTC,Delaware valley)


From Sam Alex, Secretary.


5.                    Edavaka mission Announcement


1.                 Edavaka Mission Sunday


2.                 Today we celebrated Edavaka Mission Sunday. Please remember to pay your Edavaka Mission membership (CAD 10/-) and donations @ treasurer@marthoma.ca . Mention “Edavaka Mission Donation” in the Memo.


3.                 On Tuesday, October 5th and Friday, October 8th - weekly prayer meeting held  

           @ 8 pm virtually using google meet.

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

From Itty Thomas, Edavaka mission secretary.


6.                 Fasting prayer will be held on Wednesday, October 6th @10:30 am virtually using Google meet.

7.                 Area Prayer Meetings

A prayer meeting of Area Prayer group - 5 is held on October 10th Sunday @ 6 pm over google meet. The members in Area Prayer group - 5 are requested to attend this prayer meeting.

From John Chacko,Area Prayer group -5 representative.


7.       Senior Fellowship Announcement

A special Holy Communion service for seniors will be held on Thursday October 14 at 10.30 AM. All members planning to attend please send a message to Mathew C Samuel at 416-230-9800  stating how many family members will attend, so that the necessary arrangements can be made. Thank you.


8.              Youth fellowship Announcement


Youth fellowship retreat


This is a reminder to get registered for this year's youth fellowship retreat held at the Canadian Mar Thoma Church on October 9, that is next Saturday. Please note that today is the deadline to sign up for the event. Rev. Dr. Mothy Varkey Achen will deliver the keynote and we believe it will be a blessed experience to all who attend. Offertory will be collected.


From Arun Regi Alex, Youth Fellowship Secretary.

8.              Yuvajana Sakhyam  Announcement

The Monthly Cottage Prayer Meeting will be conducted virtually through google meet today October 3rd @ 7pm.

 All Yuvajana Sakhyam & Young Family members are requested to attend this meeting prayerfully. The link will be shared in the weekly schedule.


10.         Yuvajana Sakhyam  e-magazine Announcement

As announced earlier, Yuvajana Sakhyam is planning to publish an e-magazine with articles from our church members and children. Please send in your creative articles latest by October 31st to rachelninan@hotmail.com. Please contact the Magazine Convenors Rachel Ninan and Arun Regi Alex for further details.


11.           Obituary

With profound grief, we announce the sad demise of Mr. K.M. Oommen (85 yrs) , Anjilithoppil house, Karukachal, Kottayam, father of our members Santhosh Oommen (Santhosh and Deepa, Area Prayer Group - 1), Rajesh Oommen (Rajesh and Sheema, Area Prayer Group - 3) and Mathew Oommen (Mathew and Accamma, Area Prayer Group - 3)  on September 29th  in Kerala.

He was a member of St.John's Mar Thoma Church, Chelakombu and funeral was held on October 2nd

 We, the CMTC family, express our deepest condolences and prayers. Please keep the bereaved families in our prayers.

12.                Thank you

Thank you Joseph Chacko Achen for leading today’s Holy Communion service.

Thanks to all Edavaka Mission members for your assistance in today's  Edavaka Mission Sunday service  and to Mr.Mathews Pothen for delivering the sermon.


Thanks once again to all of you for attending today’s service in-person and online.


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