Last Sunday was the Annual Meeting of Vestry.
The copy of the reports is now available. Printed copies can be requested from the office. Electronic copies are available on the website here: https://stpl.ca/applications-forms--reports.html
The full schedule of in-person and online services can be found on the online church calendar - www.stpl.ca/calendar.html - or here: www.stpl.ca/services.html.
Sunday Services by Phone on Zoom - Sundays, 11.15 a.m.
The weekly Sunday recording can now be heard by phone on Zoom on Sundays at 11.15 a.m..
By Phone: 647 374 4685; 647 558 0588;
Meeting ID: 854 0290 8277; Passcode: 970844
Order for 2021 Church Calendars
Thank you for all those who ordered 2021 church calendars. They have arrived and are ready for pick-up during normal office hours.
Friday Night Bible Study - on Zoom - Fridays, 7.00 p.m.
The Friday evening Bible study has resumed with an 8-week study of 1st and 2nd Thessalonians. Next week’s study will be of the 4th chapter of 1 Thessalonians. Study guides are available online (www.parasource.com or www.christianbook.com) or may be ordered through Fr. Dean+.
Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/830877703
Telephone: 647-374 4685, or 647-558 0588; Meeting ID: 830 877 703
Ash Wednesday and Lent
Ash Wednesday and Wednesday Lenten recordings will be provided. In-person services will be conducted at 7.30 p.m. by reservation only - Reservations.
Black History at St. Paul’s
Black History Sunday will be observed on the February 28th Sunday recording, with Fr. Theadore Hunt as the guest preacher along with special music and features.
The Diocesan Black Heritage Service will be on Zoom and streamed live on YouTube this year. Information and links can be found here:
Smartphone Deal for Seniors, Families and Youth on Government Assistance.
Right now SPLC is recommending a $25 smartphone deal from Telus for seniors on government assistance (including those with disabilities, families and youth). More information is available here: www.telus.com/en/about/seniors/application
S.P.Y. - St. Paul’s Youth - Friday nights at 7 pm. Contact Sarah for more information: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gifts and Offerings - Your faithful support is as important now as it has ever been. Church Envelopes can be sent by mail. Members may wish to sign up for the Pre-Authorized Giving Program (contact the office). Or, gifts can be made online at our website through CanadaHelps here: www.stpl.ca/give.html. Members who use online banking may now make E-transfers (contact the office).
The 2021 Envelopes Now Available. Church envelopes are now available and may be picked up on Sundays or by appointment at the office. In the meantime, offerings can be forwarded in any envelope on which is written your Name, Date and Church Envelope #. Pre-Authorized Giving and Electronic Transfers are recommended as a safe, efficient and slightly less expensive alternative: www.stpl.ca/give.html.
We encourage every member to register their givings at St. Paul's as an act of membership and so that a record of your gifts can be included in the filing of your annual income tax form. For more information, contact the church office.
Contact - The clergy of St. Paul’s are all in the vicinity and visiting in homes again, though according to diocesan safety guidelines and by appointment. If any one of us can be of service, don’t hesitate to call or write. Website: [http://www.stpl.ca;/]www.stpl.ca; Church phone: 416-499-1545; Email: email@example.com;
Fr. Dean Mercer: firstname.lastname@example.org; Rectory phone: 416-497-6352.