Monthly Archives: January 2015

Pathways – A name no one wants

“You tolerate that woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess.  By her teaching she misleads my servants into sexual immorality…” (Revelation 2:20) It’s funny, but true, that some names have become popular to describe a person’s personality and behavior. 

Join the 2015 Summerfun Team

The SCBC Children’s Ministry is looking for leaders who have a passion for sharing the gospel with children. Both staff and volunteer positions are available. Complete the application form and submit to summerfun@scbc.com. Experience in a day camp environment would be an asset. Positions deadlines are: Commanders: University or college students, application deadline March 15, 2015…

Save the date

The 2015 English Congregation Summer Retreat will be held June 5-7 at Georgian College in Barrie. Stay tuned for more details.

Toronto City Mission Summer Mission Internship Program

Do you want to explore God’s will for your life in the midst of a fun and intense summer of service? Do you desire to know and share God’s love by working with families and kids impacted by poverty in Toronto? If you have answered yes to both of these questions Toronto City Mission has…

Vimy Oaks

Vimy Oaks Learn more about the Vimy Oaks behind SCBC and the project to repatriate the Vimy Oaks back to Vimy, France.

Pathways – No compromise

  “Nevertheless, I have a few things against you: You have a people there who hold to the teaching of Balaam, who taught Balak to entice the Israelites to sin by eating food sacrificed to idols and by committing sexual immorality.” (Revelation 2:12-17) In his book entitled “Dangerous Wonder”  Mike Yaconelli asks a series of…

Welcoming Pastor Amy

On January 25th we have the privilege of inducting Pastor Amy into the pastoral team of SCBC. All are invited for a time of worship at 3 pm in the sanctuary as we sing praises to God, hear God’s word and pray over pastor Amy. Come and be a part of this important afternoon in…

Ask Your Questions

Ask Your Questions If predestination is true, how can there be free will? Does the bible support women ordination? What about all the “contradictions” in the bible? Do Christians have to obey the Old Testament laws? Do babies who die go to heaven? And what about my grandfather who didn’t get a chance to hear…

Pathways – Do not be afraid

Do not be afraid “Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer” Revelation 2:10 A couple of years ago DreamWorks produced an animated film entitled The Croods.  It’s a fun movie about a family of cave dwellers who live in a frightening pre-historic world.  In the opening scene we wonder how this…

Pathways – Love letter

“To him who loves us and has freed us from our sins by his blood, and has made us to be a kingdom and priests to serve his God and Father – to him be glory and power for ever and ever! Amen.” Revelation 1:5b-6.   I am old enough now to feel sorry for all…