Church Open Thursdays
All are welcome to visit the church on Thursdays for quiet prayer and reflection from 10:00 - 3:00. Come and spend some time reflecting upon the artwork, read a good book, sit in quiet, or spend a little time in prayer. All are welcome to visit the church on Thursdays.
Morning Prayer: 9:30 a.m. Thursdays
Take a break from your morning and spend a little time in prayer. Each week we will gather in the church for morning prayer from the Book of Common Prayer and pray the Daily Office. Let the words of the Psalms and the scripture meditations ground you in your life. Our service of morning prayer is also live-streamed on Facebook.
Midweek Eucharist: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays
Members of our community gather each Thursday evening for a simple celebration of Holy Communion. We spend a little time listening and to discussing to the scripture readings followed by a sharing in the Eucharist. All are welcome to worship and pray with us.
Upcoming Community Dinner:
Sunday, December 18 - 5:00 p.m.
**COVID-19 SAFETY PROTOCOL. DINNER IS TAKEOUT ONLY** Please note that we will not have a sit down meal. We are providing takeout containers with a simplified menu. Extra safety protocols are in place for volunteers.
Due to COVID restrictions, please line up with social distancing spacing on the walkway between the Parish Hall (651 Dufferin Street) and the LOFT apartment buildings.
Form a line to the east into the parking lot. Food selections will be indicated on poster on the side door, place your order with the person attending the side door and the food will be brought up to you in a bag to take away or eat outside. Please be patient.
We apologize in advance for delays in orders as the size of our volunteer group is limited by coronavirus protocol.
UPCOMING DINNER DATES:
Sunday, January 15
Sunday, February 19
Sunday, March 19
Messy Church Playdate:
Every Fourth Tuesday of the Month
UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND PLANS
Our get-together for children continues. It's a time of friendship, games, learning about faith, a shared prayer, and checking in to support parents. In this time of coronavirus, we are resuming our weekly zoom sessions - moved to Thursdays.
FORMAT FOR OUR ZOOM CONVERSATION
Come online at 5:00 p.m.
Brief Check In with all participants
Main Activity - Changes week by week
Prayer - Think about who we pray for this week
Check in with Parents - All parents: please stay within earshot for our gathering and then come on together at the end for your own check in.
Concluding by 6:15 p.m.
FORMAT FOR RETURNING TO THE CHURCH
We will hold our in-person Messy Church at the church, generally outside - weather permitting. Please follow all safety instructions.
Safety is our priority. We can't make firm longterm plans for the future with the virus, so we will keep in touch to invite you to special occasions.