Sunday Service Times

Welcome to Maple Grove United Church

October 30,


The Big Band Gospel Service

Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. K. James Campbell

Sermon title: “Lets all hug each other”

Welcome Visitors!

If you are visiting Maple Grove, the Membership committee would like to welcome you. Please take a moment to sign our Guest Book in the foyer. You may have some questions about our Christian Education programme, or maybe you would like to see around the church itself. Please let us know how we can help, by asking one the Ministers, the ushers or the membership person (at the Membership table in the foyer). Also, please join us for coffee following the 10:30 service in our gym. Just follow the crowd and the aroma of coffee and tea! Ask for one of our red guest coffee mugs, which are specifically for new members, guests, and ‘returning friends’.

Upcoming Church and Christian Education Events

Upcoming Events – October, 2016

Lunches needed for Confirmation Class

This year, our confirmation class will take place on select Sundays after worship. There will be 6 or 7 of us each time.

  • Pastor Brenna is looking for people willing to prepare a lunch for the group and eat with us if possible (or prepare and leave something ahead of time).
  • Please sign up on the sheet on the bulletin board or email Brenna if you’re available.
  • Dates needed are: October 16, November 13, November 27, and December 11.
  • This would be a huge help, and a great way to get to know our confirmands.

Check other event dates by clicking here


Tuesdays in October and November, 7:30 p.m. – Christianity in the Modern World -

Please join Dr. Russell Martin in the Sanctuary from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. He will conduct a series of seminars on the following subjects:

  • Nov 1   God, Sex and the Bible
  • Nov 8     How Christians Got Left Behind
  • Nov 15   Who Really Killed Jesus

He will be using material that he has published, and participants can take home a copy by making a donation to MGUC.

    Saturday, November 5 – Messy Church – 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. – “Salt and Light”

    • How, as followers of Jesus, can we be Salt and Light in our community and the world?
    • We’ll explore this question through crafts, hands-on activities, and worship
    • Messy Church is an interactive worship experience for busy families.
    • A meal will follow the time of worship.
    • Please feel free to invite friends and neighbours.
      • We also need help with setting up and taking down the craft tables before and after.

    Other Messy Church dates this year are as follows:

    • December 10th (note this is the 2nd Sat rather than the usual 1st Saturday)
    • February 4th, March 4th, April 1st


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    Quick Trip Through Christian History

    The History of Christianity

    The History of Christianity

    For anyone who wasn’t able to attend Alan Wheable’s fascinating overview of the early periods of Christian history, Alan has prepared a book format of each of his presentations.

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