August 14,2022

 1.     Next Sunday, August 21st, 2022, we will have Holy Communion service in Malayalam at 10:00 am.

2.     Face-mask requirements

The wearing of masks is encouraged within the church premises during the services. However, each person to decide if they use or disuse of face-mask.

3.     Harvest Festival & Garage sale 2022 Announcement

"A tithe of everything from the land, whether grain from the soil or fruit from the trees, belongs to the Lord; it is holy to the Lord." - LEVITICUS 27:30


The Canadian Mar Thoma Church ,Toronto will be celebrating our annual Harvest Festival on Sunday August 28, 2022, immediately after the Holy Communion service.

 

 This is an annual family event that marks the end of our summer activities, by sharing our bountiful harvest with each other.

 

 Every age group will enjoy this program as there is something for everyone: music and entertainment by our members, games, food sale, a mouth-watering Tattukada, homely pickles and eatables, and a few delightful surprises.

Who do you think is CMTC's best gardener?? Let's see... bring all your garden-fresh fruits and vegetables for the live auction.

 

Remember: it is good to give thanks to our Lord for everything He has blessed us with. Save the date and participate!



4.     Please note that the Thanksgiving Service for the school and university going students    

     will also be held on August 28th.

     

     We will also commemorate our 41st year of our congregation being elevated as a     

    Parish during the service on  August 28th.

 

 

5.     Prayer Meetings

1.       Fasting prayer on Wednesday, August 17th @10:30 am virtually on Google Meet.

2.       Edavaka Mission prayer meeting on Friday, August 19th @ 8 pm virtually on Google Meet.

3.       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.

4.       Area 6 prayer meeting held today @ 5.30 pm at the residence of Mr. Rajan. C. George. House address 87 Taylorwood Avenue, Bolton, Tel. Number 647-991-2914. All area prayer members are requested to attend the prayer meeting prayerfully.

6.     Sunday School Announcement

 

We are pleased to announce that the Sunday School -2022 Diocesan Exam Results have arrived.  By God's grace, out of 42 students from our parish who wrote the exam, 12 students received Grades of Honorable mention and 25 students secured Distinction.

Congratulations to all our Sunday School students and thank you to our Sunday School teachers and parents for encouraging them.

 

On behalf of Sunday School, Elizabeth V. Thomas, Sunday school Superendintent.

 

7.     Youth Fellowship Announcements

 

We, the Canadian Marthoma Church Youth Committee invite you to our first ever symposium - "An Introduction To Post Secondary Life", happening on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, at 6:30 PM at The Canadian Mar Thoma Church.

This event is geared towards youth who are currently pursuing/planning to pursue post-secondary education and want to hear from academic staff and graduates who have been a part of the post-secondary culture in different sectors and have a wide range of exposure in this regard.

 

Interested parents and youth are welcome to be a part of this event, so please come out and engage yourselves in this discussion!

Announcement 2:

 

There will be a youth  prayer meeting on Sunday, August 21, 2022, hosted in the church right after the Holy Communion Service. All youths are encouraged to attend this prayer meeting.

From The CMTC Youth Committee  

 

8.     Senior fellowship Announcement

 

 Senior fellowship meeting for this month will be held on Thursday Aug 25th   2022  at 10:30 am. On this day, we will have our annual BBQ get together at our Church.

 Request all our Seniors to attend prayerfully.

BBQ is sponsored by Mr. Thomas P John and Mrs. Betty John .

 

From Mathew C Samuel,Senior Fellowship Coordinator

 

 

 

9.     Birthday Announcement

A baby girl SOPHIA GRACE MARIE THOMAS is born to our Area 4 members Mr.P. Jacob Thomas & Mrs.Sonia Thomas on  20th  JULY 2022.

Congratulations to the parents and to the grandparents Mr.Thomas T. V. Mathews (Tom) & Dr. Mary Thomas (Jaya).