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Men’s Breakfast – 2nd Wednesday of the Month 

Men’s Breakfast

2nd Wednesday of the Month 

Men from Maple Grove United Church have been meeting for a simple breakfast and fellowship once each month since October 1998.

Our mandate is to provide a forum for men to discuss Christian values as they relate to families, business, and themselves. By agreement we are organized but unstructured, and we are not part of any organized United Church men’s groups.

Men’s Breakfast Meetings are held on the “second Wednesday” each month at 8 am,… Read more Men’s Breakfast – 2nd Wednesday of the Month 

Seeking Master for MGUC Sound System 

Do you secretly wish to be master of the sound system?  If so, put that wish to work.

Let us know so we can spread the wealth of fun things to do.

Training included “at no extra cost”.

If you are interested in getting involved, contact the church office (mguc@cogeco.net)
or Liz Valentine (e.valentine@sympatico.ca)

Thank you, JC Berube… Read more Seeking Master for MGUC Sound System 

Christmas Presents Connected With Maple Grove

For the Gardener

Christmas at Sheridan Nurseries.  If you’re shopping for Christmas decorations, gifts and accessories, we still have Super Value Coupons available for $20.00 each. Please contact the Church office. The  Coupon gives you 25% off regular prices of $75.00 or more with no maximum at any Sheridan Nurseries location which could be better than sale priced items if discounted less than 25%. They also make great gifts and stocking stuffers!    Don’t forget to use your Super Value Coupons before they expire March 01,

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Maple Grove’s 2017/2018 Stewardship Drive

Please DONATE here

Let us remember the gifts we have received from God, and in our turn become God’s giving hands in this world.

While our 2018 Stewardship campaign is officially closed, we still have only about half the Commitment cards collected compared to last year. For those of you who have made a pledge, we thank you! For those of you who have not yet made a pledge, please fill out a Commitment card and deposit it into the sealed box in the back foyer of the Church.

Read more Maple Grove’s 2017/2018 Stewardship Drive

Community Round Table

COMMUNITY ROUND TABLE update:

On Tuesday, November 21st, Maple Grove held a very successful Community Round Table, hosting 24 people from 19 different Faith, School and Service Organizations. Including members of Maple Grove, a total of 37 people participated in this event. Everyone found the event a wonderful opportunity to share concerns/ideas about what is happening in our community today and in the future. It also allowed different groups to connect on ideas and possible collaborations with each other and with Maple Grove.

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Kerr Street Mission – Christmas Wonders & Beyond

Kerr Street Mission Christmas Wonders & Beyond

For more than fourteen years, KSM have operated “Christmas Wonders”, an outreach program that helps make Christmas more complete and joyous for families and individuals in the Kerr Street area of Oakville. There are over 18,680 people who live below the poverty level in Oakville.

Monetary donations to this program allow KSM to purchase gift cards in bulk at a discount. Every dollar donated translates into $1.09. The gift cards are then distributed fairly amongst needy families who use them to shop for their own children’s Christmas presents.

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Kerr Street Mission Food Bank Drive at Maple Grove

 

KERR STREET MISSION FOOD BANK DRIVE

Maple Grove United Church would like to ask for your assistance to support the Kerr Street Mission Food Bank.

We are looking to fill 200 bags for Kerr Street Mission Food Bank for Christmas.

By October 12 – We have donated 42 BAGS – 158 TO GO!

We will be sponsoring the food drive until December 22,

Read more Kerr Street Mission Food Bank Drive at Maple Grove