Sunday, July 4, 2010 Bulletin

DANFORTH MENNONITE CHURCH

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Pastor: Tim Reimer  

Elders:  Dalton Jantzi,  Aubrey Wilkinson 

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

                                                                                                                  

 

Sunday,  July 4, 2010

 10:30 am Worship Service

            Worship Leader:  Aubrey Wilkinson

            Piano: Sharon Wilkinson

            Speaker:  Ben Wert

Today is the concluding Sunday for delegates from across Canada for Mennonite Church Canada’s annual assembly.  The theme is “Reclaiming Jesus: Gladly Wear the Name.”

 Beginning Sunday July 11, our Summer Worship Theme is “A Quiet Place of Rest.”

DANFORTH ANNOUNCEMENTS

Summer Worship

From Sunday, July 4 (next Sunday) through September 5, 2010, our regular services will begin at 10:30am and there will be no Sunday School. There will be no services on September 12, as we will be at an out-of-town retreat. Regular services will resume Sept. 19, 2010: Sunday School at 10:00 am and worship at 11:00am.

The MVS fund raising play ‘This Prison’ raised $1287 for the program.

 Saturday, July 10, 9:00 am Men’s Breakfast. All males welcome.

 Sunday, July 11 Following the worship service everyone is invited to a Potluck lunch at Mary Groh’s home. 62 Mystic Avenue.

 July 12 – 16,   9:00 am – 11:45 am. Vacation Bible Camp. Meet God on the Mountain. All children ages 4 to 13 are welcome.

 Everyone is invited to St. Clair O’Connor to celebrate Violet Godfrey’s 100 Birthday on Saturday, AUGUST 7, from 2:00 – 4:00pm, in the meeting room. Best Wishes only.

 DMC Church Retreat, Sept. 10 – 12:  Registration Forms and Additional information available in the Foyer TODAY!  RSVP deadline is August 15.  Please contact Retreat Planning Committee members: Kim Bowman, Jon Beer & LaVerna Reimer if you have additional questions.

 It’s time to renew our subscription to Timbrel: women in conversation together with God.  A magazine for Mennonite women. It is published bimonthly. If you would like to continue to receive or would like to receive a copy Timbrel please contact Carolyn in the church office.

Volunteer Opportunity for Retired Person(s)  

The Warden Woods Community Centre is asking for (Mennonite) Board members with time to share in governance of a well-established community services institution in south-west Scarborough.  For more information see Mary Groh.

WIDER CHURCH AND COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENTS

 Ontario Mennonite Music Camp
Teens aged 12-16 with a love for music – join us for 12 fun-filled days of music camp. Sunday August 8 to Friday August 20, 2010
at Conrad Grebel University College in Waterloo, Ontario.  For information and application forms visit: grebel.uwaterloo.ca/ommc.

 Five on the Floor Concert
Five on the Floor is giving a farewell concert at St. Jacob’s Church Theatre on Thursday August 26, at 7:30 pm with special guests “House of Doc”.  This is a fundraising event for the Toronto Mennonite Theological Centre and tickets are $50 with a $30 receipt.  Contact 519-885-0220 x24223 or fwmartin@uwaterloo.ca for advanced ticket sales.