Sunday, April 30, 2017 bulletin

DANFORTH MENNONITE CHURCH
416-422-2406
Pastor: Tim Reimer
Caring Team: Margaret A., Jonathan S.

Continuing the ministry of the Danforth (1909), Morningside (1950) and Warden (2009) congregations

Sunday, April 30, 2017                                    
10:00 a.m. Adult Sunday school     Resurrection Part 6
11:00 a.m. Worship Service                 
Sermon                         Growing in the Spirit
Scripture                      2 Peter 1:1-11
Speaker                        Tim R.
Worship Leader      Margaret A.
Song leader                Ed F.
Piano                              Kathy W.
Kids Time                     Becky B.

Sunday, May 7, 2017                                       
10:00 a.m. Adult Sunday school     Resurrection Part 6
11:00 a.m. Worship Service                 
Sermon                         Growing in the Spirit Part 2
Speaker                        Tim R.
Worship Leader      Linda D.
Song leader                Kathy W.
Piano                              Roger H.
Children will worship with adults – art table provided

 

DANFORTH ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

A special thank you to  Walter S.

who arranged for the window inserts in the two offices, did some major repairs on the outdoor sign and trimmed the mulberry tree.

 

Church spring cleaning
May 6
9:00 am – 12 noon

 

Our 1st issue of 2017
 DMC Outlook
 has been distributed.

Please submit your articles and photographs
 for the 2nd issue that will be published mid July.

Ladies – do you have some recipes to share?

 
What’s happening at DMC

May 2, 5, 6                     William Graham Singers
May 8                               Womens Group at Bonnie’s home
May 13                            Men’s breakfast
May 13                            Citizens Climate Lobby
May 24 – 26                 Rockway Mennonite HS Tools group
June 11                           Church picnic
August 6                        Joint service at Willowgrove
August 14-18             Vacation Bible Camp

Vacation Bible Camp
is August 14th to 18th, 2017
Toronto Chinese Mennonite Church.

WIDER CHURCH ANNOUNCEMENTS

 The New Hamburg Mennonite Relief Sale Plant Tent is looking for donations of plants: perennials, succulents, house plants, native, berries, shrubs, and annuals. We would love your potted plants, labelled with name if possible and mention the colour if it has a bloom. More details on delivery, quantity, etc. will be on our website in the coming weeks (www.nhmrs.com).

 10th Annual Run for Relief May 27th at 8:00 am at the New Hamburg Mennonite Relief Sale

Come out for some exercise and work up an appetite before enjoying all the great food at the Relief Sale! This fun event includes a 5k Run and a 2k Run/Walk. You can register for the race, select your t-shirt size, set up a customized page, tell your friends, and collect donations online at nhmrs.com/run-for-relief. All money raised goes to support MCC.

Paddle the Grand Fundraiser for Silver Lake Mennonite Camp, Saturday May 13: Silver Lake supplies the canoe, lifejackets and paddles and you enjoy a 1.5 hour late afternoon paddle through some of Waterloo Region’s most beautiful countryside from Inverhaugh to West Montrose. Funds raised help to support Silver Lake’s summer camp program. To register or donate please visit www.slmc.ca or call 519-422-1401

Last Chance to Experience Silver Lake this Summer! A limited number of spots are left in most weeks of the summer including Mini Camp, Teen Camp, Skillz Camp and Arts & Adventure. Enjoy swimming, canoeing, sailing, kayaking, archery, crafts, nature exploration, low-ropes and climbing tower, gagaball, tether ball, homemade food, singing around the campfire, new cabins and much, much more.   Financial assistance is available. For more information including pictures and videos, please visit www.slmc.ca or call 519-422-1401

Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp and Retreat Centre is seeking an inspirational and committed person or couple for the newly created position of Facilities and Environmental Stewardship Director. Guided by the camp’s mission statement, the FES Director will live on site and bring practical maintenance and organizational skills and a broad vision for creation care to camp life and operations beginning in Fall 2017. The successful applicant(s) will demonstrate a willingness to work hard, a desire to be active in Christian community, a genuine interest in working with young people, a love for nature and the outdoors, and a proven capacity to improvise, adapt and overcome. For more information and a job description visit:

http://hiddenacres.ca/site/opportunities/employment. Please forward your resume or any questions to Campbell Nisbet at director@hiddenacres.ca

 

Willowgrove will again be hosting the KAIROS Blanket Exercise.

Saturday, May 6, 2017      10:30 am – 12:30 pm

This is an interactive and very moving way to learn about the historic and contemporary relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada. There is no fee for this event.  Please RSVP to michal@willowgrove.ca if you wish to attend.

 

St. Clair O'Connor Community YARD SALE

SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017   10 AM - 2 PM

 2701 St. Clair Avenue East

Parking in rear or East end of building.

Wide variety of used items and collectables.  Plant sale.
 Lunch will be served in Dining Room.

DONATIONS WELCOMED!

Please note on your donations if proceeds go to 
 the residents or Long Term Care. 
  Leave at the Reception Desk.
 Further information - 416-757-8757