Church Announcements for January 1st , 2017
Wishing each and everyone of you and your families a very happy, blessed and God filled 2017
Notice for the General Body Meeting
The Edavaka Sangham Members of St. Mathew’s Mar Thoma Church, Toronto
Notice is hereby given that the General Body Meeting of the St. Mathew’s Mar Thoma Church, Toronto will be held on Sunday January 8th, 2017 at St. Mathew’s Mar Thoma Church, in Milton, after the Holy Communion Service, to transact the following agenda. All Edavaka Sangham members are requested to attend.
1. Election of two Diocesan Assembly members
2. Election of a Sabha Pratinidhi Mandalam
3. Any other business, with the permission of the Chair.
For and on behalf of the Executive Committee,
January 1st , 2017
Worship Service for Next Week
On January 8th , there will a Holy Communion service in Malayalam at 10.00am.
Sunday School Announcement
The Sunday School would like to wish all the children, parents, teachers and volunteers a Happy New year! There will be no Sunday School classes today, Sunday January 1.
Classes will resume next week on January 8 starting at 930am with common session. For student's in grade 3 to grade 10, do expect to receive the lesson plan from the class teacher or volunteer by Friday evening.
Kavitha Koshy, Sunday School Secretary
Yuvajana Sakhyam & Young Family Fellowship Announcement
Our annual year end Family Fest will be held at our Fellowship hall on January 7th, Saturday at 5:00 PM. We will be having a few stage performances and Interactive games followed by Dinner. The cost per family is $ 20. Please let us know in advance if you will be attending, so that we can plan for dinner arrangements. Our coordinators are planning for a few group performances, If any of you or your children are interested to join these groups or if you are interested in presenting a separate stage performance please inform Pushpa Rengith or Anu @ email@example.com or @ 6479805278.
Sanu John, Yuvajana Sakhyam & Young Family Fellowship Secretary
Note from the trustees
Today is the last day to pay your dues for 2016. All parish members are earnestly requested to settle their outstanding dues in respect of Capital/ pledge, Christmas collection, JTG play, Thanksgiving , subscription and any other dues for the year 2016 by January 1st 2017. Any payments received afterwards will be treated as 2017 contribution.
Contributions received so far for the above categories are well below the budget, therefore, all members are urged to make sincere effort to make 2016 a successful year financially.
All organizations are requested to send their financial statements to the church trustees by January 1st , 2017 .
Thankyou all for your generous contribution.
Reji John George, Trustees
New Area Boundaries
The new area boundaries will take effect from today Jan 1st ,2017
Those of you who have requested a copy of the newsletter could pick it up from the office room.
Parish Photo Directory
The new parish photo directory was distributed last week. Those of you who would like a copy, please contact the office.
George Sam (Georgi)