Announcements for Sunday October 10, 2021
Good Afternoon, Welcome to all attending this service in-person and online.
Happy Thanksgiving Day to all dear members and guests.
May this day help us to once again to count His blessings and to Thank Almighty God for his abundant grace and providence provided to all of us during these days.
Today we observed Youth Sunday and Thanksgiving Sunday.Thanks to all Youth Fellowship members for your assistance in Today’s service and Mr. Jino Thomas for delivering the sermon.
1. Next Sunday, October 17th, we are observing Yuvajana Sakhyam Sunday and we will have Holy Communion service in Malayalam 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.
2. Thanks you note From Arun Regi Alex,Youth Fellowship Secretary
The youth fellowship retreat held yesterday was a great success. We had a huge turnout with over 70 registrants from both our church as well as St. Mathews Mar Thoma Church. The theme was Mind of Christ based on Philippians 2:5. The fellowship was blessed with thought-provoking talks from Rev. Dr. Mothy Varkey achen as well as engaging discussions led by our senior youth. Thank you to everyone who worked behind the scenes tirelessly to make the retreat a reality.
3. Parish Convention 2021
Our parish convention will be held from Friday - Sunday on October 22nd, 23rd and 24th. October 24th is also observed as Family Sunday. The Theme for this year’s convention is Mental Health of Families.
Rev. Santhosh K C, St. John’s Mar Thoma Church, Mira Road, Mumbai and
Rev. Dr.George Varghese, Counselling Institute, Ernakulam are the speakers for this convention and will deliver messages over zoom.
Santhosh Achen will deliver message on October 22nd and 23rd and
George Varghese Achen will be the main speaker on Family Sunday, Oct 24th .
On Friday and Saturday, the meeting will start at 7:30 pm and on Sunday, soon after the Holy Communion service.
All are requested to attend the convention in-person in the church and those who are unable to come to church can join the convention online using the zoom link.
The meetings are also live streamed on our YouTube Channel.
4. Edavaka mission Announcement
1. On Tuesday, October 12th and Friday, October 15th - 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.
5. Fasting prayer will be held on Wednesday, October 13th @10:30 am virtually using Google meet.
6. Area Prayer Meetings
1. Area – 5 prayer meeting is held today @ 5:30 pm over google meet.
Please refer to the email send to the Area - 5 members by your area
Representative John Chacko for the google meet link to join this meeting.
From John Chacko,Area Prayer group -5 representative.
2. An Area - 1 prayer meeting is scheduled on Sunday, October 17 at 5pm via Google meet.
From Reji Alexander, Area Prayer group -1 representative.
3. An Area-2 prayer meeting is scheduled on Sunday, October 17, 2021 @ 6.00 pm through Google meet .
From Thomas Baby,Area Prayer group -2 representative.
All respective area prayer group members are requested to attend these meetings prayerfully.
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.
From Mathew C Samuel, Senior Fellowship Coordinator
8. Wedding Bann second publication ( Mr.Pemina Fonseka & Miss. Sneha Elsa George)
9. Thank you
Thank you Joseph Chacko Achen for leading today’s Holy Communion service.
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.