Everyone loves A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. This Advent, in a sermon series by Dr. Laura Alary, we will explore traditional Advent scripture readings alongside the story of Mr. Ebenezer Scrooge. Guided by the Spirits of Advent Past, Present and Future, we open ourselves to new possibilities for real change in us and in our world. Continue reading “Advent & Dickens’ Christmas Carol”
Join us for lunch after worship on November 2. The M & O Committee will be hosting a lunch of lasagna, salad, bread, and dessert (our famous ice cream table–with sprinkles, of course!) Funds from the event will support our efforts to raise $10,000 for ARISE Ministry. The price is $10.00 per adult, $5.00 per child and $25.00 for a family. Hope you can come!
A complete listing of the books in the GCPC Library is now on-line. Books can be signed out on Sundays following worship, or you can pop into the church and browse the shelves during office hours (Mon-Fri 9am-1pm). The list can be found on the Resources Page on the menu at the top of this page, or you can simply click here! The catalogue is also printed in the sign-out book.
On February 2, Guildwood Church announced it’s Mission Projects for 2014. This year, we will raise $20,000 to support two initiatives working with at-risk youth and young adults in Toronto. More information can be found here (click on the poster twice to make it larger and easier to read): Continue reading “Transforming Lives – Mission Projects 2014”
Interested in some meaningful conversation about important topics? Theology on Tap might be for you. No agenda and no questions out of bounds. Just a friendly gathering over a beverage of your choice. If you think you might want to attend, let Hugh know so he can reserve a table (or you can just show up as well!) Here’s the poster: Continue reading “Theology on Tap”
**PLEASE NOTE: The workshop is now full — we are keeping a waiting list.** You are invited to attend a 3-session workshop on Christian Meditation at Guildwood Church. Leading the workshop will be the Rev. Stephen Kirkegaard, an experienced meditator and instructor of the practice. Workshop will take place June 21-23, for 2 hours each day. More information on the poster: Continue reading “Meditation Workshop – June 21-23”
Working together, we can make a difference. How can you be a part of this years Mission Project? We are encouraging you to raise some funds to help transform the lives of vulnerable youth and young adults in Toronto by using a gift or skill you already possess! Here are some good ideas to get your creativity started: Continue reading “How can you support the Mission Project?”
A message from GCPC’s Stewardship and Finance Teams: Guildwood Community Presbyterian Church is grateful for the continued support of its programs through the gracious contributions of its church family and friends. Your support continues to help us make a difference in the community and the world. We are encouraged by our community’s response to our ongoing needs. The first two months of the year reflect encouraging Continue reading “Financial Stewardship – 2014”
Guildwood is on PAR. The Pre Authorized Remittance (PAR) program offers a convenient way for people to contribute financially to Christ’s ministry through the church.
How Does it Work?
At the time you enroll, you decide Continue reading “PAR Program”
Join us for the traditional Shrove Tuesday meal: hot pancakes! The Fellowship Committee invites the whole family to an evening of food and fun. At 6PM, we’ll gather for dinner in the church hall. Hope you can attend!