September 18,2022

 ANNOUNCEMENTS - SEPTEMBER 18th, 2022

1.      CMRC notice regarding Metropolitan’s visit on September 25th

 

2.     Next Sunday, September 25th, 2022, we will have Holy Communion service at  10:00 am.   

 

    His Grace The Most Rev. Dr. Theodosius Mar Thoma Metropolitan will celebrate the Holy Communion service.

 

3.     SEVIKA SANGHOM general body Notice.

 

Notice is hereby given that a general body meeting of The Canadian Mar Thoma Suvishesha

Sevika Sanghom – Toronto will be held today Sunday, 18th September 2022 immediately after the Holy Communion Service at 159 Sandiford Drive, Stouffville, ON L4A0Y2 to transact the

following business:

 

Agenda

 

1. Election of Secretary

2. Any other business with the prior permission of the chair

All Sevika Sanghom members are hereby requested to be present at the general body meeting.

 

For and on behalf of the Sevika Sanghom Committee.

The Rev. Roji Mathews Abraham, President.

 

4.     Onam Sadhya

 

Onam Sadhya organized by Yuvajana Sakhyam and Young Families will be held today (Sunday,18th September 2022) after the Holy Communion Service at our church basement.

From Shiju Mathew, Yuvajana Sakhyam Secretary.

5.     Thank you note  from the Edavaka Mission

 

The Revival Meeting held on Saturday, Sept 10, organized and facilitated by the Edavaka Mission, was truly a blessing to all those who attended.

 

Bro. Finney Premkumar, Founder and Director of Truth Matters International led the talks, inspiring us and challenging us to be God’s witnesses in this land, bearing the testimony of Christ, our Lord. 

 

Thanks to Roji Achen for his leadership, guidance and prayerful support, especially with powerful praise and worship sessions.

 

We would like to acknowledge the Edavaka Mission committee and convenor Mrs. Sunita Alexander for their hard work, executive committee of the church for all the support extended, Joshua Alexander and Arun Regi Alex for providing the technical support.

 

Special thanks to the families who hosted the guest speaker and took care of the food and accommodation.

 

We extend our thanks to all who attended the meeting and to our dear members who supported us with generous financial contributions for this event.

 

 The recording of the event will be circulated soon.

 

From Itty Thomas, Edavaka Mission Secretary.

 

6.     SMMTC Parish Convention on Sep 22,23 at 7:30 pm and on Sep 25th after service.

 

7.     Weekly Prayer Meetings

a.  Fasting prayer on Wednesday, September 21st @10:30 am virtually on Google Meet.

b. Edavaka Mission prayer meeting on Friday, September 23rd @ 8 pm virtually on Google Meet.

c.  Chain Prayer on Saturday - 6.00 AM to 6.00 PM.

Prayer requests should be send to the prayer_requests@marthoma.ca or be dropped in the prayer requests box kept outside the Vicar’s office or be sent via WhatsApp directly to Achen @ +1-647-294-8796.

8.      Obituary

 

1.                 The Canadian Mar Thoma Church deeply condoles the demise of Mrs. MARYKUTTY TITUS, (73 yrs, Kuzhikalayil House, Pariyaram, Mallappally),mother of our member Mrs. Lincy Titus (w/o Mr. Bilu Omman, #9 Porthclair Ct, Scarborough, ON M1B 4X8 - Area 3) and  member of St. Thomas MTC, Pariyaram, Mallappally, who passed away on September 13th  in Kerala.

 

The funeral was held on September 17th at St.Andrews MTC, Pariyaram, Mallappally.

 Let us uphold Bilu, Lincy, Sheba and Sohan in fervent prayers for peace and consolation in bereavement.

 

2. The Canadian Mar Thoma Church deeply condoles the demise of Mrs. AMMINI GEORGE, (92 yrs, Pulintharakunnel, Puthuppally, Kottayam) mother of our member Mr. Kurien George(Benny), 47 Estate Garden Dr., Richmond Hill, ON - L4E 3V3, Canada, Area – 5 and  member of Moria MTC, Ericad, Puthuppally, Kottayam,who passed away on September 14th  in Kerala.

 The funeral was held today at Moria MTC, Ericad, Puthuppally,Kottayam.

 Let us uphold Kurien (Benny), Aleyamma (Baby), Georgy and Bency in fervent prayers for peace and consolation in bereavement.

 

3. The Canadian Mar Thoma Church deeply condoles the demise of Mr. C C CHACKO, (92 yrs, Chalapunzhanjayil, Karichal, Haripad) brother of our member Mr. John Chacko(Kunjumon), (#471, English Mill Court, Milton, ON L9E 0A5, Canada, Area - 6) and  member of the St. Thomas Orthodox Church, New Jersey  who passed away in the USA on 11th September, 2022.

The funeral was held on 17th September at William J Leber Funeral Home, Chester, New Jersey.

 

Let us uphold John Chacko (Kunjumon) and Binoy Chacko in fervent prayers for peace and consolation in bereavement.

 

9.     Today we celebrated as Sevika Sanghom day. Thanks to all Sevika sanghom members for your leadership and support to our parish.

 

Thanks to  Ancy Kochamma for delivering the Word of God and to all sevika sanghom members who assisted in today’s service.

Thank you all once again for attending today’s service.  Stay safe and have a blessed week ahead!!