Senior Luncheon

The Seniors Luncheon will be held on the first Thursday of the month  at 12:30 pm.   The cost of the luncheon is $6.

Please contact Marty Linton 416-654-1907 or marty.linton@gmail.com if you plan to attend and to arrange a ride if needed. All seniors are welcome.

2019 Summer Service Schedule

Each summer St. James joins with Bloordale and Richview United Churches for Sunday worship.  Each church hosts 3 services.  All services start at 10:30 a.m.   This year’s schedule is as follows:

Services on July 7, 14 and 21  are  held here at St. JamesUnited Church

Services on July 28, August  4 and 11 are held at Bloordale United Church, located at 4258 Bloor Street West, west of Renforth Drive on the north side of Bloor Street.

Services on August  18 , 25 and September 1 are held at Richview United Church, located at 149 Wellesworth Drive, one block north of Rathburn Road and one block east of Renforth Drive,

We will return to our usual service time of 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 8th, with the service here at St. James.

Special service for Clive & Pat

Celebrating Clive & Pat Dunstan’s retirement, their 42 years of music ministry with St James United Church and the many blessings they have brought us.

Friday Games night

Ages 4 to 104!  Great for youth, great for families, great for adults!! Come and join us for FREE night of games. Bring a favourite board game or card game to share, and have the chance to play new and favourite games as well and join the fun!  Light snacks are provided. Mark your calendar (Games nights are happening on the 4th Friday of every month, Sep to June).  Hope to see you there!

Last family games night before the summer

Holy Communion

Celebrating Father’s Day and Holy Communion. Please wear or bring a sysmbol of one of your father’s passions.

Rev Coral Prebble will be teaching

Congregational meeting

Congregational meeting to receive the auditor’s financial review, vote to approve Mhairi Godley and Vic Kitagawa as our lay representatives to Shining Waters Region of the United Church, and vote on the proposed mission statement for our church “Live out God’s love through our actions: Seek, Serve, Challenge”

Nov 15 Auction & Dinner Announcement

ALERT, ALERT – SAVE THE DATE!

FRIDAY NOV 15th, 2019  is the St James’ dinner, silent and  Live auction.

Mark this date on your calendar, invite friends and neighbours.

Over the summer, as you visit your favourite restaurants, stores, theatres, or spas, we ask you to consider picking up a gift card to donate to the auction. Generic donation request letters are available in the auction mailbox – please help yourself.

Donated gift cards can be given to Mhairi Godley. Please see the attached list for the themed auction gift baskets. The items you bring in for the specific theme baskets can be marked “auction” and placed in the  appropriate box in the Harmony room.

Auction Gift Basket Themes

 

Alzheimer’s Education Workshop – Caregiver Stress

An event for caregivers of people living with dementia.

This workshop is to help caregivers identify their sources of stress and develop coping strategies.

 

Objectives:

• Explore the different types of stress caregivers may experience and develop coping strategies to deal with the stress
• Increase awareness of the importance of self care for the caregiver
• Develop an understanding of supportive services in the community and where to seek those services

 

Call 416-622-8089 to register.  Please leave a message if no answer.

St James Dinner and Auction, Nov 15, 2019

FRIDAY Nov 15, 2019 is the Silent and Live Auction at St James.

Do you have something to donate – a talent, a service or a gift

Over the summer, as you visit your favourite restaurants, stores, theatres, or spas, we ask you to consider picking up a gift card to donate to the auction. Generic donation request letters are available in the auction mailbox – please help yourself.

Donated gift cards can be given to Mhairi Godley. Please see the attached list for the themed auction gift baskets. Help us create these themed gift baskets by donating items on the list. The items you bring in for the specific theme baskets can be marked “auction” and placed in the  appropriate box in the Harmony room.

Auction Gift Basket Themes