Monthly Archives: November 2015

SCBC Membership Classes

When: Next few Sundays – Nov 29, Dec 6, 13 @ 11:15am -12:30pm Where: Room 160 We will be talking about the church and what it means to be a member of SCBC.  This class is a requirement for those who would like to transfer their membership to SCBC and for those who are getting…

Light Up the Night Praise and Worship Night

When: Friday, Dec 11, 7:00 – 9:30pm Where: SCBC Chapel We are inviting you to an upcoming special night of praise and worship called, “Light Up the Night”. The SCBC Urbana team will be asking for a free-will donation to help cover some of the costs of attending the Urbana Missions Conference. Please join us…

Pathways – Walking in the light

The people walking in darkness have seen a great light …. (Isaiah 9:2) Tim Keller said that one of his greatest fears as a child was his fear of the dark. This was very embarrassing for him since his younger sister knew nothing of this fear. But Keller was gripped by it and found that…

Pathways – How firm is your foundation?

In 1172 Donna Berta di Bernardo gave sixty silver coins to the local cathedral in Pisa, Italy to begin construction of a new eight story bell tower.  The construction soon started but it would take another 200 years before the famous Tower of Pisa would be completed.  There were many reasons for the delay but…

Save the date for the SCBC English Retreat

  May 27-29, 2016 @ Kempenfelt Conference Centre in Barrie. Discover new ways to break down the walls that divide us as the Body of Christ and get in the way of reaching the world around us. Register starting November 29 to take advantage of early bird rates.

Pathways – Overcoming a critical spirit

It seems that everyone is a critic. Our culture likes to quote the verse “do not judge” (Matthew 7:1) but at the same time offers criticism on every aspect of life through the cyber universe. What is worse is that the church has its share of people who love to criticise and condemn. Richard DeHaan…

Pathways – How to defeat worry

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself.  Each day has enough trouble of its own. (Matthew 6:34) Jesus calls us not to worry but to trust God’s care, provision and love.  But even with his words of assurance about God’s care for the birds of the air and the flowers…

Redlea Ave. Construction

Construction for the Redlea Avenue extension will begin on November 9. SCBC will lose the 2nd and 3rd rows of East Parking lot permanently. Temporary traffic and pedestrian access through the North and South sides will be maintained throughout the 14-month construction period. On Sundays, SCBC volunteer traffic wardens will be directing and assisting traffic…

English Ministry Prayer Retreat

  On Saturday, November 28, 2015, set aside some time to come away and seek together “God’s Heartbeat for the World”. The retreat will be held at Agincourt Baptist Church. A light lunch will be served.