Members and Friends of The Spring Community Church
Our weekly online activities are as follows:
Sunday, November 8, 2020
10:30 am - Morning Worship Service
Sermon: Take Care of Your Liberty
7:00 pm: Sunday Evening Service ON ZOOM
Sunday, November 8th - 7:00 pm - Evening Service Topic for Discussion How do we, black Christians, join in the fight against racial injustice? What does our activity look like? Guest Speaker: Mr. JABARI LINDSAY, Youth Social Worker, City of Toronto A necessary conversation for the church today! Join us on Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82954282943?pwd=bVJqeXN4V213VmVFYTdZa0I0QmxsZz09 Meeting ID: 829 5428 2943 Password: 392061 Phone in Dial 647 374 4685 OR 647 558 0588 (Canadian numbers) Then enter: Meeting ID: 829 5428 2943 Password: 392061 Please circulate widely
We will continue to implement the health standards and protocols required for social distancing and safety at The Spring Community Church.
Monday, November 9, 2020
PRAYER MEETING at 8 pm with Sister Minerva Francis, Hope Group Leader
TOGETHER WE PRAY
Prayer Conference phone #: 647 360 4694 ~~ Access number 239933326#
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Women's Day Morning Prayer
We are ON THE RISE at 6 am for Prayer – "Intercessory Prayer"
Call prayer conference phone #: 647 360 4694 ~~ Access number 239933326#
FOOD BANK OPENS FROM 10 am – 12 noon
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2020, 7:30 PM
On November 11, we observe a moment of silence to honour the courage, valour and sacrifice of the heroes who have served – and continue to serve – Canada during times of war and conflict.
BIBLE STUDY with Rev. Effery Flood, Teacher, Spring Training Institute
Topic: A Petition Planned Read: Esther 8
Esther 7 recorded the demise of Haman, the enemy of the Jews. That day began with him having a pity party, then he was escorted to the palace for the second banquet with Ahasuerus and Esther. Before the day was over, Haman's body was on display some 75 feet above the ground for all to see how the king dealt with those who betray him! It started with Esther's response to the king's offer to do whatever she asked, in which she revealed her request was for her life and the lives of her people to be spared from the evil planned for them. Infuriated, Ahasuerus yelled, "Who is he, and where is he, who would dare presume in his heart to do such a thing?" Esther's shocking reply: "The adversary and enemy is this wicked Haman!" (From Esther 7:5-6, NKJV)
Ahasuerus was beside himself with anger and stormed from the room. Haman was out of his mind with fear, pleading at the feet of Esther to spare him, ending up collapsed on top of her on the couch. Ahasuerus returned to the room with this sight, thinking Haman was trying to rape Esther on top of everything else! He arrested him immediately, and thanks to the suggestion of one of the eunuchs, Haman was executed on the very device he had built to execute his enemy, Mordecai.
The enemy of the Jews was gone, but his evil plan was still in effect. Today we'll see how this serious problem would be dealt with and how God continued to demonstrate His faithfulness in helping His people through Esther and Mordecai.
What did Ahasuerus do after the death of Haman, and how was the link between Mordecai and Esther revealed to him? (v.1)
This victory over their enemy was bittersweet, however, Esther couldn't stand the pain in her heart another minute. Why was this, and what did she do? (v.3)?
What did Ahasuerus suggest Esther and Mordecai do in view of the situation and why? (v.8)
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Topic: BIBLE STUDY Time: 7:30 pm
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SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2020 10:30 am
Morning Worship followed by AGM – Annual General Meeting and BUSINESS MEETING on Zoom
7:00 pm Sunday Evening Service - Pastor Junior Stewart, Malton COGOP
PARENTS: Weekly Resources & Downloads are available for your child/ children - visit https://www.thespringcc.ca/news/categories/kids-ministry
November 2020 Theme: SHOUT OUT LET 'EM KNOW YOU'RE THANKFUL
Have you ever thought about everything God has done for you? He made a way to rescue you through Jesus' death and resurrection. When you remember that, you can be thankful—always.
CORE INSIGHTS: CONNECTION • TRUTH
Week Two Nov 8
Elementary: David Dances — 2 Samuel 6:12b-22a
BOTTOM LINE: Celebrate what God has done.
Preteens: David Dances — 2 Samuel 6:12b-22a
KEY QUESTION: What are creative ways to show gratitude?
"Give thanks to the Lord, because he is good. His faithful love continues forever." Psalm 136:1, NIrV
Preschool/Toddler: Please visit the Parent Cue YouTube channel for Sunday at home videos. Every Sunday there will be new Bible stories/lessons for your little ones.
November 2020 Theme: Thankful Tree
When we say thank You to God, we are acknowledging all the good and perfect gifts He has given us. Food, family, the people who help us—these are all daily reminders of our good, good, God.
CORE INSIGHT: DESIGN
Week Two Nov 8: Elijah and the Widow — 1 Kings 17:7-16
BOTTOM LINE: GOD IS GOOD. "Give thanks to the Lord for he is good." Psalm 107:1, NIV
Thank You for Your GIFT
Giving is an important part of our worship. Owing to several requests to give we are providing the following options:
1: Please contact Treasurer, Deacon Gray at cell # 647-290-8643
2: You may etransfer your tithes, offerings and "Other" special donation to firstname.lastname@example.org In the MESSAGE area please specify if it is your Tithe, Offering, or to donate to a Ministry such as Children, Missions (Home/Foreign) Music, Pastoral Team (Love Offering), Pointmen Ministries, Women on the Rise, Youth. Your contact: Finance Office Coordinator - Karon Cross ph: 416-604-3447 ext 221.
3: Credit/Visa Debit - Give via Credit Card/ Visa Debit on website by filling out the form provided.
4: Please mail your cheques to The Spring Community Church, 2431 St Clair Avenue West, Toronto M6N 1K9.
5: You may also, request having stamped address envelopes sent to you. This envelope will have 3 stamped address envelopes enclosed for the mailing of your tithes. Your current mailing address must be confirmed with Administration.
Thank YOU, Father, for accepting these tithes and offerings today. We love you, Lord!
FOOD BANK DRIVE NOW ON: The Food Bank is now preparing for its Annual Community Christmas Food Distribution Programme on Sunday, December 13th. Nonperishable food items are requested and/or cash donations. Please drop off at the church. The deadline date for the collection of all food items and/ or cash donations: Sunday, November 29th. Thank you for your support.
For URGENT Food Bank needs please contact your Food Bank Directors:
Minister Morgan at 416-271-9109 and /or Deacon Richard Smith 416 998 9535.
Let's stay focus "God is in the midst of us and we are reminded to FEAR not."
Please stay safe and healthy.
Rev. Dr. Sophia Pringle, Lead Pastor; Rev. Audley Lawrence, Associate Pastor;
Rev. Eunice Griffiths, Associate Pastor; Rev. Sean Fraser, Associate Pastor
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