For the final talk in our fall series, Mike Logan will speak on "Finding Truth at City Hall," looking at the power dynamics between elected officials, staff, and media. Purchase drinks and food at 6:30 pm, and the talk starts around 7:20 pm. Learn more about West End Talks.
On Friday, Nov 24, guest speaker Mike Chhangur (Resurrection Church, Ottawa) will speak at our Family Youth Night to discuss what it looks like to create a Christian counter-culture at home. This talk will be applicable for families with children ages 12 and up. On Saturday, Nov 25, parents of GTKids and Youth are invited to hear Mike Chhangur speak on the topic of family worship. Children's programming will also be provided.
Sign up online: http://bit.ly/gtcfamilyworkshops.
Faith and Work will host James Kelly, the founder of FaithTech. James will share how faith can intersect with the technology industry and present on innovative ways to serve God in our workplaces. Drinks and light refreshments will be served. Doors open at 6.30 pm and talk begins at 7 pm.
Celebration Sunday has been rescheduled for Sunday, Nov. 19. Grace West and Grace DT will worship together in the new building at Old St. Andrews (383 Jarvis St.). Please bring your friends and family to help us with this long-awaited homecoming. Special refreshments will be served.
View Dan MacDonald's letter regarding the rescheduling of Celebration Sunday.
Grace Centre for the Arts is hosting an open-house event on Thursday, November 16, 2017 from 7 - 10 PM. Community members and church friends are invited to walk through the newly renovated space of the 1878 Old St. Andrew’s Church, view large-scale photographed portraits of neighbourhood residents, and hear an original adaptation of Bach Cantata 164 by award-winning composer, Ian Cusson. Drinks and light refreshments will be served.
This is intended as an outreach event, so please invite your friends, neighbours, and colleagues. Copies of GCA’s magazine, Imprint, will also be available.
Hope Toronto invites you to the upcoming annual banquet for the Pregnancy Care Centre (PCC). The PCC is an affiliate of Hope Toronto that has faithfully served women in the city who are in crisis pregnancy situations. Contact Mabel Lee (email@example.com) for ticket inquiries.
Grace Toronto's Young Adults group is participating in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. We will be raising funds for the Grace Toronto Church Building Campaign through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. Please help us reach our fundraising goal of $5000.
Clean out the closet! Bring gently used clothing and trade it for something 'new'! Menswear & children's clothing welcome. Bring a friend! Coffee and brunch at 10:30 AM, swapping begins at 11:00 AM. Hosted at the C2C Network (216-2323 Bloor St West, on the second storey, above RBC Bank). RSVP: Facebook event page.
Witness a live dialogue on one of history's greatest questions, "Is God a Figment of Our Imagination", between Alister McGrath, the atheist who would become a theist, and Michael Shermer, the theist who would become an atheist.
Join us for our second pick-up basketball game on Saturday, August 26, from 10am-12pm at St. Paul's Bloor Street. Everyone is welcome! The cost is $5 per person. To sign up, please click on this link http://bit.ly/2sNoxxW. For more information, please email Joe@gracetoronto.ca.
Join us to explore the dynamics of early childhood parenting, the story of love presented in the Bible, and the daily practices that lead to flourishing for families and communities.
Friday evening families will need to find a childcare, but a children's program will take place on Saturday.
Please register here.
Hope Toronto in collaboration with other community agencies has organized an event where neighbours from all walks of life can gather together for an afternoon of fun and games! The event will take place at Allan Gardens on Saturday, July 29. This is a great family event to get to know our neighbours while we anticipate our move-in to the new building. The event is free and no RSVP is required.
This summer GTKids will be hosting six family drop-ins at High Park on Wednesday mornings. The first drop-in will take place on Jul 12 and end on Aug 16. The programme will include music and movement, story time, and healthy snacks. Mark your calendars and invite your neighbours to join our playgroup this summer! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
Join us for pick-up basketball game on Saturday, July 15, from 10am-12pm at St. Paul's Bloor Street. Everyone is welcome! The cost is $5 per person. To sign up, please click on this link http://bit.ly/2sNoxxW. For more information, please email Joe@gracetoronto.ca.
Join a group from the Grace Centre for the Arts for a screening and discussion of award-winning 2011 film, Footnote. Meet us on Wednesday, June 28, upstairs at the Tequila Bookworm. No registration is required. Please note that the film is subtitled and contains mature subject matter.
Our Faith & Work Conference is fast approaching and will take place from Friday, June 23 to Sunday, June 25 at Redeemer University College in Ancaster, Ontario.
The keynote speaker will be Rev. David H. Kim, the Executive Director for the Center for Faith and Work at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City.
For the final instalment in our series on justice, Grace Toronto Downtown's Assistant Pastor Lyndon Jost will give a talk titled "Gendering Society: A Historical Perspective." There is no cost to attend, but please patronize the venue. Drinks and food start at 6:30pm, and the talk starts around 7:20.
Starting on May 18th, the Women’s Ministry of Grace Toronto Church (GT Women) will launch a six-week inductive study of the Psalms. The study will be taught by Sue MacDonald, Jen Michel and Wendy Stringer. Registration is required. Please RSVP by May 11th here.