ATTENTION-YOUTH

Come out for an evening of skating and games in Essex on Sunday, April 7th. Skating begins at 6pm at the arena with hot chocolate, snacks and games to be held afterwards at ​the Essex Christian Reformed Church. Hope to see you all there

GOOD FRIDAY CONCERT

Acknowledged as one of the greatest compositions in musical history, Choral Connection, along with soloists and orchestra, is pleased to present Bach’s Mass in B Minor on Good Friday, April 19th starting at 7:30pm at Centre Street Baptist Church in St. Thomas.  For information and/or tickets please contact Lucy Van Pelt at 519-661-6902 www.choralconnection.ca

DESTINATION CHURCH COMMUNITY WORSHIP & PRAYER NIGHT

On the last Sunday night of every month, Destination church has a Community Worship & Prayer Night. We spend time worshipping and also time in prayer for anyone and everyone. It is held at 6:30-8:00 pm. Everyone is welcome to come!

LONDON CHRISTIAN HIGH

London Christian High presents…. Seussical: This year’s drama production, Seussical, is a fantastical, magical, musical extravaganza! This production brings to life all of our favorite Dr. Seuss characters, including Horton the Elephant, The Cat in the Hat, Gertrude McFuzz, lazy Mayzie and a little boy with a big imagination – Jojo. The colorful characters transport us from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus to the invisible world of the Whos. This show is fun for the whole family! Tickets can be purchased at londonchristianhigh.ca beginning on February 28th. Evening show dates are March 28, 29, 30 and the Seniors’ Matinee is on March 26 at 1pm.  For more information, call the school at 519-455-4360 or email tickets@lchonline.ca. We look forward to seeing you at this wonderful production!

‘Dinner & A Show’ Fundraising Evening: On the evening of Saturday, March 30, we invite you, our community, to a special Dinner & a Show Fundraiser for London Christian High. For just $50 per ticket, you can enjoy a delicious dinner and take in our school’s drama production, Seussical. This is a wonderful way to support our students’ learning while enjoying a night out! Tickets will be available through our website at londonchrisitianhigh.ca beginning February 28. Please connect with Gabriella at ghoogstra@lchonline.ca or 519-455-4360 ext. 231 with any questions.

Registering for Fall 2019 @ London Christian High: Registration is now open for the 2019-20 school year and applications are starting to come in! We’re very excited about welcoming new students to our school and growing in community together! For more information, explore our website: londonchristianhigh.ca or connect with Gabriella at 519-455-4360 ext. 231 or ghoogstra@lchonline.ca to book a tour. We look forward to hearing from you!

TEEN CHALLENGE GALA

For those who have had the pleasure to witness the Teen Challenge Choir — it is considered one of the most energetic music ensembles in Canada. With personal stories of lives being changed and finding freedom from drug and alcohol addiction, mixed with powerful singing, the Choir has touched audiences for over 25 years. Come to the dinner on Friday or Saturday night, March 22 or March 23, Four Points by Sheraton in London Doors open at 5:30 pm Dinner is served at 6:15 pm Tickets are $50 each or $400 for a table of 8 Purchase tickets here à https://www.tclondon.ca/spring-gala-banquet19 Or you can call me, Rachel Adam, at 519-652-7343 to purchase tickets over the phone

AGING: THE FINAL FRONTIER

A one day conference held on Saturday, March 30 at the Gibson Center in Toronto, 5 minutes east of HWY 404 and Steeles Ave. Co-sponsored by CRC Faith Formation Ministries and CRC Disability Concerns, the workshops will address issues faced by the elderly, those who ministry to and with the elderly in our churches, those who have elderly parents, and those who are pondering what life may be like as one ages. There is a 25% discount for those who come with 5 or more from one church. For more information and to register, google “Aging Final Frontier.”

HOSANNA CHOIR & MATTANIAH CHRISTIAN MALE CHOIR

10th Annual HAMILTON PLACE CONCERT – April 20, 2019, DV Tickets are now available for the annual combined concert of the 120 voice Hosanna Choir & 35 voice Mattaniah Christian Male Choir concert which will once again be held, the Lord willing, at FirstOntario Concert Hall (formerly called Hamilton Place) on Saturday, April 20 at 7:30pm. In addition to our regular line-up of musicians of Ryan Vandenberg (Organ), Andre Knevel (Organ), Naomi Van Manen (Piano), Scott Harrison & Shawn Spicer (trumpets), the concert will also feature Sarah Wiebe (Flute), and Suzanne Schaafsma (Soprano).  Tickets are available at $20 & $30, and can be obtained through a choir member, or contact Wendy den Hollander at 905-628-1211 or email her at orders@hosanna-choir.org or online at www.hosanna-choir.org

INSPIRATIONAL WOMEN’S CONFERENCE

Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Meeting House in Oakville, ON. All women are invited for a day of inspiration, worship and fellowship, with the them of In You. I Am. Enough. My grace is sufficient. 2 Cor. 12:9 Speaker: Megan Fate Marshman, Worship Leader: Brooke Nicholls, Storyteller: Sara Weber. Come and be refreshed and renewed: bring your friends! For more information, and to register on-line go to:www.inspirationalwomen.ca

ALL ONTARIO YOUTH CONVENTION- MAY 17-20- WATERLOO

Do you know someone in high school? Or maybe you’re a student reading this? From May 17-20, youth from Ontario are getting together in Waterloo for an unforgettable weekend (Jesus, friends, fun, food and free things) at the All Ontario Youth Convention. World Renew will be there, sharing what you can do about the local and global problem of hunger. You don’t want to miss it (seriously, it’s going to be amazing)! Each week, we will give more information on how you can help make hunger disappear! For AOYC info and registration: www.allontario.com/aoyc-2019

RUN FOR THE SON

The Christian Motorcylists Association of Canada is doing their 2019 “Run for the Son”. This run equips members with the tools and training needed to spread the gospel message amongst the motorcyling community, 20% goes to restricted access countries, 20% to motorcycles for native pastors in missionary ventures and 20% for the Jesus film projects. Janny Van Oorspronk is going to be taking part in this. The run will be held on June 1st, 2019.

INSPIRE 2019

Pray for Inspire 2019 – Inspire 2019 is a conference to connect people from across the 1000+ churches in the Christian Reformed Church for three days of worship, workshops, speakers, and conversation. As we plan and prepare for this event, happening August 1-3 in Windsor, Ont., please join us in praying for the event and all who will attend. This week, please pray for the ministries, businesses, and organizations who will be presenting and interacting in the EXPO at Inspire 2019. Pray for helpful and gracious interactions and conversations that will bless both representatives and those with whom they’re sharing