Join us at First Mennonite as we embark on the 40Acts challenge this Lent!
In some traditions, Lent is usually about ‘giving stuff up’. What if you could add something transformational to the traditional? What if Lent was a preparation for a lifetime of big-heartedness that reflected God’s amazing generosity? 40Acts is … Continue reading
Join us as we wait for, and celebrate, the birth of Christ together!
Our Sunday Advent worship services, which begin at 10:45 a.m. follow the theme “Freedom Bound”: we wait for the coming of Christ, who sets us free from all that holds us back from living lives of hope, … Continue reading
In the wake of horrific terrorist attacks in Paris, Beirut, Egypt, Kenya, and many other countries where terrorism is a daily reality, Bruxy Cavey, pastor at the Meeting House, has released the following video:
We pray for all of the hurting, all of the grieving, and all of … Continue reading
Eternity Sunday in our worship is a time to gather together the names of those who have died in this last year:
- people within our church family,
- people within our extended families and friendship circles,
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Saturday, October 3rd & Sunday, October 4th, 2015
Some of us were privileged to gather with over 8000 Anabaptist believers, from 77 countries in July at the Mennonite World Conference Assembly, Pennsylvania’15. It was a joyous time of celebration, worship and friendship building across many languages and cultures. With Assembly … Continue reading
As Canadians prepare to vote on October 19, 2015, Mennonite Central Committee has provided the following document to help resource congregations and congregational members as they process key election issues:
2015 MCC Federal Election Resource
Check out this compilation of photos highlighting the adventures of Canadian youth at Mennonite World Conference in July!
We participated with the Chin Christian Church of Kitchener in raising funds for rice to feed starving people in Belhar, the Chin province of Myanmar. Check out the story in the Spring 2015 SHINE publication!
You can now find information about most of the graves in our cemetery by following this link to Find a Grave, a public database. Search for loved ones, … Continue reading
Welcome to the new season
beginning September 10
We return to regular hours:
9:30 am for Faith Formation downstairs.
10:45 am Worship in the sanctuary.
On this first Sunday, September … Continue reading