To celebrate, proclaim and reflect Christ's Love
To live in our community and welcome its diversity
To worship as a people set free by God's Grace
Sunday service and children's church at 11:00 a.m. - Sundays July and August 10:00 a.m.
Weekly and Monthly
• Mid-week book groups, 2 times a year
• Joyful Heights rehearsal
• Playgroup Drop-in on Tuesday mornings
• Groups for children
• Educational forums
Throughout the Year
• International Dinner
and Variety Show
• Christmas Concert
• Gardening Day
• Picnic for Children's Church
• Welcome Back Barbecue
• Fundraising Dinners
• Special events
Elegant Yard and Plant Sale
Saturday June 2, 2018
9am to 1 pm
Woodbine Heights Baptist Church!
We are pleased that you have found Woodbine Heights Baptist Church (WHBC) on the world wide web. We'd be even more pleased to greet you in person as we gather for worship, study, service and camaraderie at the corner of Woodbine and Sammon in East York. Our congregation takes seriously the call of God through Jesus to be present with and for our community. Our facility is constantly filled with activity, whether it be WHBC events or community group activities. Some of the activities include a Tuesday morning PlayGroup, Sparks, Brownies and Beaver Scouts, and an ongoing partnership with L'Arche Toronto. Our Arts emphasis is sparking creative expression in the neighbourhood as well.
We are a congregation more interested in struggling honestly with the questions of life than dictating easy answers. We take the scriptures seriously without reading them literally, and value God's creation and our human lives and relationships as ways of experiencing God's presence in the world. Among our small gathering are people from a variety of religious, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. We seek to be a people of inclusion and embrace, welcoming all persons who wish to be part of a community seeking and practicing faith in life.
Please join us on Sunday mornings at 11 o'clock for a time of reflective worship. Or if you prefer to connect individually with the pastor, give us a call at 416-467-1462. You can also email further inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope to engage with you soon.
bob paterson-watt, pastor
Coming Up ...
Pre-Schoolers' Drop-in The Play Group drops in on Fridays now, still in the morning from 9 - 11. Caregivers and their pre-schoolers are welcome to come for a time of free play and interaction. Riding toys abound, snacks and beverages find their way here most weeks, and there is always good company.
SUMMER DRAMA DAY CAMP Our 5th Annual Dramatic Week, Monday to Friday, August 20 - 24, from 9-3 each day. Campers aged 8 - 13 will experience the rigours and delights of the Dramatic Arts with professional actor and director Dennis Hassell. A Friday evening performance will showcase the week's learning and fun. $165 for the week; 20% sibling discount; $150 if registered by July 7. Email email@example.com for more information and/or a registration form.
CHRISTMAS CRAFT MARKET Saturday November 17th from 10am until 2pm. Crafts; baking; tea room. Tables available to rent. Details to follow. contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Save the Date! SAVE THE DATE: Our Annual Auction takes place on Saturday October 20.
Plant and Yard Sale MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Saturday June 2nd from 9:00am - 1:00pm. Beautify your home and garden with perfect purchases from this sale of local renown.