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Dan Hynek Retiring!

Maple Grove has been so blessed by Dan Hynek’s gift of music leadership, with high points like the magnificent Good Friday service, big band services, and those spectacular Christmas concerts. Sadly, we have accepted his notice of retirement, effective the end of May.

The Terms of Reference for the Music Director Search Committee were approved by Council on March 21, and now we are seeking committee members. While some have already come forward,

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Maple Grove’s 2017/2018 Stewardship Drive

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

I wanted to send this note to express our gratitude for your commitment of time, talent and treasure during our 2018 Stewardship campaign.  While the campaign officially ended at the end of December, 2017, we still were getting commitment cards coming in all the way up into March of this year!

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Calling All Former Cherub, Koinonia choirs & Teen Choir / Joyful Noise members

WE NEED YOU with your mature voices to form a mass choir.

YOU will be one of the gifts to Morar during the “Reverential Roast”. Mrs. Bell has chosen the anthem” Hand Me down My Silver Trumpet” for the evening. Please see attached to refresh your memories of the anthem. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DseYpw3lLY

Please respond to Judy Lang a former choir mom to receive further information. judyflang@gmail.com

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Good Friday Worship – 10:00 am March 30, 2018


Maple Grove United Church
346 Maple Grove Drive

(100 metres south of Devon on the west side, set back from the road.
Most parking is at the rear of the church)

Maple Grove United Church welcome the ministers and members of Munn’s United, St. John’s United, St. Paul’s United and Trinity United Churches to worship together on Good Friday. We hope you will join us for fellowship and hot cross buns following worship.

For those who would like to participate in singing the combined anthem
“The Ground”… Read more Good Friday Worship – 10:00 am March 30, 2018

Skylight Festival 2018

July 27-29, 2018 at Five Oaks Education and Retreat Centre Paris, ON

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Dear United Church Friends,

We are so excited to invite you to be a part of the 2018 Skylight Festival – an event unlike any other in Canada. Heading into its fourth year, there are some big changes ahead for Skylight. We’re pleased to announce a move for this year to Five Oaks Retreat Centre. We feel their new vision to be an interfaith,

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Outreach Committee – a message from Community Living, Oakville

The Outreach Committee is asking for your help to support two young men who are clients of Community Living and who are on Crisis Funding because their families cannot afford to pay for the support of the day programs that make it possible for them to continue to live at home. Here is an excerpt from the request that we received from Alexandra Hayes, who works for Community Living:

“The day program allows these boys to have experiences in the community,… Read more Outreach Committee – a message from Community Living, Oakville