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Woman’s Day of Prayer

Posted by on Nov 9, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

Woman’s Day of Prayer

November is Woman’s Day of Prayer month around the world.  The Women of MacNeill held their meeting on Saturday November 9 2019 with thoughtful prayer and messages.   Ruby, Nancy and Martina Ruth, Faye and Heather Jean, Beverly and Margaret In prayer In...

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Anniversary Weekend Oct 26 and 27 2019

Posted by on Oct 1, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

  Featuring Lee Ann McKenna Your Deacons are very excited about our Anniversary plans. On Saturday morning October 26th starting at 9am – until approx 3:30pm “The Gathering” will be meeting at MacNeill. The title of the presentation for the day will be “Honouring our Mentors, Anticipating Tomorrow.” All members of the congregation are invited to attend. Saturday October 26th @ 7pm Our keynote speaker, Lee Ann McKenna, is a Baptist minister ordained five years ago to the work of peacemaking through an organization she founded called...

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Update on the Al Atmeh family

Posted by on Oct 1, 2019 in Community news, Refugee Sponsorship | 0 comments

From Your Newcomer Committee   Much has happened since our last report in June.  July 19 marked the third anniversary of the Al Atmeh’s arrival in Canada.   The Palins celebrated with them at dinner that weekend.  Ahmad provided tabbouleh and fatusch salads, Randa brought falafels and hummus.  The Palins, Heather, and probably others of you have met the family near Food Basics on King Street; Ahmad or Randa shopping and the children on their way to school at Cootes Paradise. Any time anyone visits with Randa she is always very...

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1812 Comes Alive with Dr Hobbs

Posted by on Sep 9, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

Join us for an adventure! Cost is $100 per person and includes transportation, visits to historical sites (Fort George and Fort Erie) and an in-depth look into the battle of 1812 led by our own Ray Hobbs.  Saturday September 28 2019 from 8:30 am to 9:00 pm. For further information or to register, please contact Margaret Springle at or John Douglas at  

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Summer Services

Posted by on Jun 6, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

Combined Summer Services start at 10:00 a.m.               St. Cuthbert’s  Presbyterian Church                                June 30         Preacher:       TBA                          July 7             Preacher:       TBA             July 14           Preacher:       TBA             Westdale United Church                                                 July 21           Preacher:       Andy Crowell             July 28           Preacher:       Andy Crowell             August 4       Preacher:       Andy Crowell               MacNeill...

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J Purdy Party!

Posted by on Jun 2, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

A Message from the Purdy Family. MacNeill has been such an amazing support to our family with meals, cards, phone calls and visits over the last 6 months. All are invited to come for lunch today (in the church hall after the worship service) so that we can feed you this time and say thank you for all your support! Jessica, Jon, Jordan and Jaxon  

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CILC Job Opportunity

Posted by on May 10, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

Dear Members, Friends and Supporters of the CILC: The CILC has been fortunate enough to receive funding through the Canada Summer Jobs 2019 program to hire a youth between the ages of 15 and 30 for the position of Community Development Liaison. Deadline for application is Wednesday May 15th, 5:00 pm, 2019. Please see the attached information and feel free to circulate.  Final Community Development Liaison Posting Request for Quote-CILC-June 2019 (1) Regards, Lana Lowe, Executive Director The Children’s International Learning Centre 189...

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An update from the Kenny’s in Africa

Posted by on Apr 19, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

Here is an update from the Kenny’s, our CBM missionaries.

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Holy Week Dates

Posted by on Apr 9, 2019 in Community news | 0 comments

Easter dates 2019 Easter Breakfast 2019

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Support the Migrant Caravan- from BPFNA

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Community news | 0 comments

Here is a toolkit to help us support the migrant caravan, from our friends at the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America. Support the Migrant Caravan- BPFNA

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