The Northlea United Church Refugee Support Group plans to launch a Summer Clothing Drive. Clothing will be collected at the church between now and Sunday, May 30th and will be given to New Circles who operate GLOW (Gently Loved Outfits to Wear). This is a free clothing service that ensures that thousands of newcomers and other families who are economically vulnerable can meet their basic need for clothing. Continue reading “Summer Clothing Drive Starts on April 2”
The Wednesday Chair-based Exercise Class starts up again! The classes start at 10:30 a.m. on April 5 and continue weekly until May 10. All are welcome. For more information, contact Joanne or Anne through the church office, 416-425-5252.
For 15 centuries, Islam has been a force in the world. Today over one billion people adhere to the Islamic faith, and an increasing number of our neighbours here in Canada identify themselves as Muslims. But the gap in understanding between Christianity (and western society) and Islam seems to have increased. The need to build bridges of understanding and overcome stereotypes is very present following incidents such as the killings in a mosque in Quebec City. Continue reading “Between Cross & Crescent – A Learning Circle on Islam”
Kim and Lee-Ann invite families to explore church in a new way – by getting “Messy”. There will be games, crafts, songs and time to enjoy a meal together. On March 5 activities will be centered around the idea of ‘Clutter-Free Families’. All are welcome – please invite neighbours and friends as well!