A Safe Place Woodbine Heights Baptist Church

A Safe Place
1171 Woodbine Avenue (map)
Toronto ON M4C 4E1
Pastor: 416-467-1462
General inquiries: 647-547-0936
woodbineheights@gmail.com


Our Mission:

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
 
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Gatherings:

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

• Parents of Preschoolers
• 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
Regular Gatherings

Sunday morning service and children's time at 10 a.m., a time of reflective worship.

First Sunday of the month a soup and bread lunch and a time of sharing will follow the morning service and communion.

Bringing its love of music together for Sunday worship and special events, Joyful Heights rehearses on Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. except for third Thursdays.

Midweek study and reflection. We embark on topical studies once weekly for a few weeks at a time.  Check the front page, email or telephone the church office for details.

Parents of Preschoolers (POPs) provides a relaxing break for moms, dads and caregivers with preschool aged children to gather and chat on Tuesday mornings at 9:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. Childcare is available and the Parish Nurse is on hand to address any health concerns. Email or telephone the church office for details.


Community Gatherings at WHBC

Brownies and Sparks meet here.  Membership information is available from the guidesontario.org website or
416-486-8721.

Beaver Scouts are began a new group at WHBC in the Fall of 2015, Monday evenings. 

Toronto Institute for Pastoral Education offers Pastoral Counselling Education courses meeting CAPPE standards on Mondays to strengthen counselling skills for parish ministry.


Medahnialem Ethiopian Evangelical Church (
Amharic language).
Wednesdays 6:30 p.m., Fridays 6:30 p.m. and Sunday 4 p.m. 

Coming Up ...

Pre-Schoolers' Drop-in Each Tuesday 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 her most weeks, and there is always good company.  See you here.

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Summer Drama Day Camp   An exciting time! Our 4th annual Summer Drama Day Camp, Mon-Fri August 14-18, 9am - 3pm. Showcase Friday evening. Professional instruction. Students ages 8-13.  $165 for the week, $149 if registered by July 3.  woodbineheights@gmail.com

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School's Out Sunday On Sunday June25th, gather for worship as we celebrate another year of Christian Education in our community.  Our worship, still at 11 a.m., will be inclusive of all ages, and we will continue our time of celebration with a shared feast.  Plan to be part of this significant gathering. BBQ lunch to follow, and you are invited to bring savoury, sweet and/or fresh snack foods to add to the table.  See you here, then.

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Sunday Worship Our Summer worship time moves to 10 a.m. starting on Sunday, July 2nd and going through up to and including Sunday September 3rd.