Youth

08 Jan

University & College Christmas Celebration 2016

The University students gathered on January 8, 2016 to celebrate Christmas and also the return students who are studying out of town. The evening started by playing some games to build fellowship followed by a discussion led by Fr. Pishoy based on Romans 5:20. The evening was concluded by sharing in an Agape meal and…

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08 Jan

Youth Group Christmas Celebration 2016

The Youth Fellowship and their servants celebrated the Feast of Nativity by organizing a fun filled night at St. Luke’s Church on January 8, 2016. The evening started with prayers and a meditation on the visit of the Magi to the manger inspired from Matthew 2:1-12. This was followed by an Agape meal where many…

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04 Dec

High School Excursion 2015

The High School Fellowship joined in an excursion on Friday, December 4, 2015 to Kenkou Sushi. The outing was part of a monthly activity of the youth group to strengthen the youth bond with their servants and with one another. We thank our Lord for every opportunity where our youth could come together in fellowship…

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08 Nov

Youth Group Retreat 2015

The Youth held their Annual Winter Retreat at the Valley of the Mother of God in Orangeville on November 7 & 8, 2015. The program which included spiritual meditations, sports, small group discussions and fellowship was fun filled and exciting. The group shared in a Q&A session in the evening with Fr. Pishoy and the…

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25 Sep

North Beach Volleyball Youth Trip 2015

On Friday September 25th, 2015 the youth group had an outing to North Beach Volleyball where they enjoyed a friendly yet competitive game of indoor beach volleyball along with their counselors. Good sportsmanship was evident as all were praised for doing their best. This possibly could be the beginning of an SMSV volleyball team!  

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25 Sep

Youth Group Outing to Dave and Busters 2015

The Grades 7 and 8 Sunday School Class had a fun outing to Dave and Busters following the liturgy on Sunday September 27.  Everyone enjoyed the great fellowship and nice lunch followed by playing arcade and video games together.  After collecting their sweet treats from their rewards from the games they headed out and happened…

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09 Aug

University Group Outing 2015

The University Fellowship organized an excursion to visit the Ripley’s Aquarium in Downtown Toronto on August 9, 2015. The group enjoyed a beautiful tour of the new attraction and gave glory to God for His amazing creation of under the sea creatures. After the aquarium visit, the group enjoyed a meal and fellowship together. God…

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18 Jul

Congregation Visit to Church Land

Members of the church congregation along with many guests had a wonderful opportunity to visit the church land and to view the construction progress during the weekend of July 17 – 18, 2015. The Youth Group was held on Friday and a congregation BBQ and gathering were held on Saturday at the adjacent neighbour’s land…

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12 Jul

Graduation Celebration 2015

The church held its Annual graduation celebration on July 12, 2015 for Junior High, High School, University and Post-Graduate students. The celebration was held at Brebeuf School following the Divine Liturgy to acknowledge the academic accomplishments of our children. Fr. Pishoy shared a short meditation based on Jeremiah 29:11 which highlighted God’s plans for our…

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05 Jul

High School Summer Retreat 2015

The High School Youth shared in the Annual Summer Retreat to Geneva Park Conference Centre on July 3 – 5, 2015. The theme of this year’s retreat was “Facing the Giants” which focused on the life of David as he conquered Goliath the Giant by choosing five smooth stones (1 Samuel 17:40). These five stones…

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26 Jun

Youth Group Picnic 2015

The church youth joined together in a picnic at G. Ross Lord Park on June 26, 2015 to celebrate the end of the school year and the beginning of summer. The program which included sports, a vegan BBQ, a water-fight and a spiritual meditation made the evening entertaining and fun. The youth developed great bonds…

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12 Jun

Bolivia Mission Trip 2015

The church organized its annual overseas mission trip from June 1 – 12, 2015 to Bolivia. The group spent months in preparation to equip themselves for this joyful mission. The missionaries learned Spanish, collected medications and donations, held spiritual meetings, and prepared lessons prior to their visit. They were welcomed by H.G. Bishop Youssef who…

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19 Mar

March Break Youth Trip 2015

The church welcomes back her youth on March 19, 2015, grades 7 to 12, who returned from a 5-day March break trip in Washington DC. The theme of the retreat was “Meeting Jesus,” based on our Lenten Small Group series. Every morning started with small group sessions lead by our councillors, designed to engage the…

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27 Feb

Youth Group Excursions 2015

The Youth enjoyed two excursions on Friday, March 27, 2015 with the presence of their counselors. The first took place at Laser Tag for the Junior High and the second was held at Sky Zone for the High School Fellowship. Both groups enjoyed tremendous amount of fun and fellowship. May our Lord reward everyone who…

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19 Feb

University Students Spring Break Trip 2015

Members of the University Fellowship participated in the Spring Break trip to Florida from February 16 – 19, 2015. The group engaged in spiritual discussions focused on the Characteristics of our Lord Jesus Christ. The program also included sports activities, walks on the beach, and shopping. It was a well needed break from the winter…

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