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Seconds for Stewardship – Good News!  We have gifts to share!

Seconds for Stewardship – Good News!  We have gifts to share!
It is that time of the year when we all are recovering from the many social events and responsibilities of the Christmas season.  We’ve all heard it said that “actions speak louder than words,” and the new year provides us with a great opportunity for all of us to speak volumes without opening our mouths.

We are still looking for contributions of time, talent and treasure ot the Church for this year.

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Maple Grove’s Yoga & Fitness 50+

 “I hate exercising, but I know it’s good for me.”

 Not everyone enjoys exercising… but everyone enjoys the benefits of exercising regularly, such as increase energy throughout the day to do the things you love.

We’ve got a class for every body with the mature body in mind.

Mondays
9:15-10:15 am     Total Body Workout
10:30-11:30 am   Sit Fit           

Wednesdays
9:15-10:15 am     Total Body Workout
10:30-11:30 am   Not-Your-Mama’s Chair Yoga

Fridays
9:15-10:15 am    Total Body Workout
10:55 –

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What the Outreach Committee Does, 2018

The Outreach Committee of Maple Grove United Church provides outreach to various communities at the International, national and local levels.  Projects that we support include: assisting Refugee families to come to Canada and relocate successfully, Neighbour Care Network (NCN, formerly Restore Halton) where we support Halton families in need with emotional, financial and coordination in finding support from various government programs.

In addition we provide financial assistance or resources to numerous organizations including Fair Trade groups, Canada Foodgrains Bank, Sleeping Children Around the World,

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A Christmas Eve Pageant – Call for Volunteers, 2018

A Christmas Eve Pageant will be part of worship at the 6 p.m. worship service at Maple Grove United on Christmas Eve.  There are a few speaking parts and a number of none speaking parts that need volunteers to take on the role.   We are looking for a Mary and Joseph, shepherds, angels, two Narrators, and maybe some animals (or stuffed animals) such as donkey, sheep, cow, birds. There is a sign up sheet at the back of the sanctuary today. 

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The Caring Team of Maple Grove United

The Caring Team of Maple Grove United reaches out to people in our church family and community in times of need for support, prayer, and encouragement.  We do that through visitation, prayer, food delivery, prayer shawls, crosses, co-ordination of funeral and memorial services, lending medical and surgical equipment, and Christmas care baskets.  The Team provides a “Shadow” for the minister at the conclusion of the Sunday services, accompany the minister at the Oakville hospital church services, and assist with the annual Memory Service held in Advent. 

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Maple Grove & Kerr Street Mission, 2018

A team from Maplegrove Church recently served a roast beef dinner to 70 people at the Kerr Street Mission. We received the following email in appreciation. Thanks to all who served and contributed.

Hello Maplegrove Team!

I just wanted to send over a huge thank you to each and every team member that came in last Thursday to prepare such a wonderful meal for the Oakville community. Without groups like yours, we would not be able to support the community in the ways we do,

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