God of Creation,
We live in a world where both beauty and danger surround us.
Receive our prayers for those impacted by, and living in fear of, the wildfires across the interior of British Columbia:
for all who cannot find adequate food, safety, or shelter…
for all who have lost their homes, churches, community centres, and workplaces…
for all your glorious natural Creation that has been destroyed and is in harm’s way…
for all things,
The new chairs are here! And the old chairs are gone. Thanks to Peter, Norm and Grant for their help in unpacking, building the trolleys and dump runs with the packing waste. It’s a tight fit in the storage room but with a little juggling it works for now. When stacked correctly each chair trolley holds 32 chairs and the table trolleys hold 10 tables. If we all take care when handling and stacking our chairs and tables they should serve us well for many years to come.
Sunday, July 23 – 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Blessing of the Animals: “All God’s Creatures Got a Place in the Choir”
Maple Grove United Church
346 Maple Grove Drive,
Oakville ON, L6J 4V5
Information for GPS
Latitude: 43.4748802 Longitude: -79.6519699
All Ages | Free will offering
- your pets or a photo, If you can’t bring your pet, bring a photo to be blessed.
Did you know that Maple Grove United Church has fitness classes running three days a week? Have you ever walked by the Friendship Room on a weekday morning and wondered what is going on? Maple Grove has fitness classes running for ages 50+ and are ideal for beginners and/or intermediate levels. These classes are exclusively for ladies (we think the men are too scared to join us). Some of these ladies have been exercising with us for years!
We have just finished wrapping up our 2016-2017 season and it was another huge success.
Super Value Coupons are available from the church office for $20.00 each
25% – Off Coupon. Valid at any Sheridan Nurseries location. Great deal!
Some restrictions apply.
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, except July and August, at 8 am enjoying Cora’s breakfast in a private room at the Dorval and North Service Road location,
Islington United, the GO Project & the Arab Community Centre of Toronto are hosting a great youth camp experience this coming week, at Five Oaks & IT’S FREE!! It gets better ~ THERE IS ROOM TO JOIN!
What a brilliant way to start a child’s summer! Please forward this invitation to any families you think may enjoy this awesome opportunity!
As Five Oaks steps into our new vision as an interfaith/intercultural centre watch for more opportunities for all ages.
… Read more Summer Camp at Five Oaks
Update – Chair Replacement Project.
Thanks to all who have submitted their contribution so far. We are anxious to move this project along, so if you have not yet dropped off or mailed your cheque to the church, please do so soon as possible. Don’t forget to write on the cheque ‘CHAIR PROJECT’.
For anyone who was not aware, the Men’s Breakfast Group is sponsoring a project to replace the old steel/wood non-folding chairs in our gym with new folding steel/fibreglass chairs made by Lifetime,