Young Adult Ministry Activites

22 May

CREW Activity Night 2018

The CREW Young Adults Fellowship organized a Bubble Soccer activity night in the church gym on May 22, 2018. Many members gathered together in a spirit of joy to share in this friendly competition. This comes as part of our current study of “Mere Christianity” by C.S. Lewis. We pray for this ministry to continue…

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22 Apr

Inter-Parish Graduates Fellowship (IGF) 2018

The church hosted the IGF event on April 22, 2018 where graduates and young professionals from all over the GTA gathered for spiritual benefit and fellowship. The evening started with praise followed by dinner and activities. The group then proceeded to the main sanctuary where they welcomed our fathers H.E. Met. Serapion, H.G. Bishop Marcos,…

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27 Mar

Alpha Course 2018

Alpha Course 2018: CREW Young Adults Fellowship hosted the Alpha Course from January 16 – March 27, 2018. This seeker friendly 11 week series introduced the basics of the Christian faith. Participants start the evening by sharing in a meal, followed by a 30 minutes video clip and finally an open discussion led by a…

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07 Feb

#RelationshipGoals 2018

On Wednesday February 7, 2018, we concluded our second successful relationship goals series. Aimed at single, courting or engaged couples, this series explored healthy relationships through guest speakers, personality tests and group discussions. Topics ranged from communication skills and verbalizing your needs, to physical boundaries, to personality testing. We praise God for mature young adults…

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09 Dec

CREW’s Searching Issues Retreat 2017

Members of the CREW Young Adults Ministry spent a wonderful retreat on December 8-9, 2017 at YMCA Cedar Glen as part of the Searching Issues Series. The main theme of the retreat revolved around question in the Orthodox Doctrine including Original Sin, Salvation and the Moral Obligations of Christians. The program included a bonfire and…

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18 Jun

Kenya Trip 2017

    “Declare His glory among the nations, His marvelous deeds among all peoples” Psalm 96:3 A group of 14 young adults and university students traveled for 2 weeks on June 2017 to Kenya and Tanzania to serve in the African Coptic Mission. During this period, the group visited Nairobi in Kenya, and Musoma &…

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07 May

Inter-Parish Graduates Fellowship 2017

On Sunday May 7, 2017, SMSV was happy to welcome grads from all across the GTA for the inter-parish grad fellowship. Grads spent time in fellowship with fresh popcorn and cotton candy to snack on, and then sat down to a delicious catered meal. This was then followed by a presentation on logically defending our…

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25 Mar

Indian Orthodox Liturgy 2017

SMSV was blessed to host our brothers and sisters from the Indian Orthodox community as they held a spiritual day for their youth and young adults on Saturday, March 25, 2017. The day began with a Divine Liturgy or Korbana, and continued with spiritual discussions. It was a wonderful opportunity for young adults from both…

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02 Feb

Back to Basics Paint Night 2017

We thank God for a fantastic paint night on Thursday, February 2, 2017, where B2B’ers discovered and exercised their artistic talents. We were blessed by our talented teacher who guided us in painting a beautiful moonscape. It was an evening of fellowship, fun, food and discovery, and we look forward to many such evenings. Back…

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13 Jan

The Mount Bubble Soccer Event 2017

The Mount university & college group enjoyed a fun night of Bubble Soccer in our church gymnasium on Friday, January 13th, 2017. They enjoyed food, games, and a short introduction of The Mount’s new slogan: Reaching Up, Reaching In, and Reaching Out. Our youth are excited for future events and discussions!  

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10 Jan

CREW Christmas Dinner 2017

On Jan 10, 2017, the CREW young adult fellowship came together to celebrate the nativity feast. The evening began with a delicious catered meal, and Father Pishoy shared with us a meditation on this year’s theme: Abundant Life in Christ. This was followed by fellowship, discussion and games. We thank God for a blessed time…

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06 Dec

C.R.E.W. Meeting with Fr. Anthony Mourad 2017

On December 6th, 2017, C.R.E.W. was blessed to have Abouna Anthony Mourad from Ottawa join us for the first of his three part series in the GTA on conquering doubt. On Tuesday, Abouna discussed with us the cause/purpose of doubt in our Christian lives. It was a great meeting attended by many young professionals across…

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25 Oct

CREW Volleyball Night 2016

The CREW Young Adult Fellowship held a Volleyball night on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 in the church gymnasium. The group started with friendly competition on the court. During the break, Fr. Pishoy shared a brief message from 2 Timothy 2:5 which focused on the effort that we put in training for a competition to win…

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18 Jun

CREW Spiritual Retreat at St. Moses Abbey 2016

A group of Young Adults from the CREW Fellowship travelled to St. Mary & St. Moses Abbey in Texas for a spiritual retreat from June 13-18, 2016. The group spent an amazing time celebrating Divine Liturgies, Midnight Psalmody prayers, meditations and learning from our fathers the monks. The main theme of the retreat was a…

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06 Mar

Youth Outreach Sports Activities 2016

On  March 6, 2016, the youth of SMSV organized two sports activities to outreach the youth in the GTA. The first event was a Board Games night at the church of St. Luke. It was a great time where people were welcomed to come and play games with their friends. We were also selling a…

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