News

16 Mar

March Madness Basketball Competition 2019

This year’s #MarchMadness competition was a huge success! Thank you to the organizers and to everyone who came out on Saturday, march 16, 2019. We would like to congratulate team “Last Minute Guys” for winning the championship, and the “Green Rangers” for winning the consolation bracket! Overall, there was great competition and sportsmanship on the…

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16 Mar

Baptism of Luke Boutros Khalil

Congratulations to Martha and Ramy Khalil for the Baptism of their son Luke Boutros on Saturday, March 16, 2019. May God bless their family.

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09 Mar

Baptism of Tobais Abdelshaheed

Congratulations to Sarah and Rami Abdelshaheed for the baptism of their son Tobais Christos on Saturday, March 9, 2019. May God bless their family.

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26 Feb

“Have an Opinion” CREW Series 2019

The CREW Young Adults Fellowship held a very engaging series entitled “Have an Opinion” in January and February 2019. This series discussed many searching issues that our young adults are interested in. The topics presented were Medically Assisted Suicide / End of Life Decisions, Caring for the Environment, Christians and Politics, Legalization of Marijuana, and…

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26 Feb

Visit of H.G. Bishop Makar 2019

On Feb. 26, 2019, we were blessed to welcome H.G. Bishop Makar and our beloved priests from across the GTA to celebrate together the Divine Liturgy. This was followed by a GTA wide clergy meeting. We praise God for a spirit of brotherly love, and fruitful meetings.

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23 Feb

All Servants Spiritual Day 2019

On February 23, 2019, the Church held an all-Servants Spiritual Day with the presence  of Fr. Peter Saad (Montreal). The theme of the day was “Synergy”, with a focus in the first part of the day on Synergy with God as the foundation of every ministry within the Church followed in the afternoon with a…

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09 Feb

Baptism of Gabriel Eli Nakhla

Congratulations to Nancy and Emmanuel Nakhla for the baptism of their son Gabriel Eli on Saturday, February 9th, 2019. May God bless their family.

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03 Feb

Good Shepherd Casserole 2019

On Sunday, February 3, 2019, the church collected and delivered 75 casseroles to the Good Shepherd Centre.  Every single day of the year, the Good Shepherd serves more than 1,000 meals to feed the homeless and needy in downtown Toronto. We thank God that we were able to contribute to that great need.To sign up…

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03 Feb

Lunar New Year Celebration 2019

Here at SMSV, a ministry of love, integration, and outreach, one of our missions as a multicultural church is to minister to diverse members of the body of Christ from every nation, tongue, tribe, and language. So as we continue to embrace new members from different cultural backgrounds, we celebrated lunar new year together on Sunday, February…

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02 Feb

Men’s Ministry Breakfast 2019

On Saturday February 2, 2019, Men’s Ministry hosted their quarterly breakfast meeting and focused on the theme, “Owning My Faith and Passing it to My Children” by speaker Paul Leslie. Along with the delicious gourmet breakfast, Paul helped us find different ways to personalize our faith, how to communicate our faith between generations and how…

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19 Jan

The Harvest Ministry 2019

On January 19, 2019, The Harvest ministry held a spiritual revival day. The theme of the day was about: Fishers of men (Matthew 4:19). The group discussed what it means to follow Christ (The Invitation to Follow), and what it takes to serve Him (The Invitation to Serve). In addition to the topics presented, the…

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04 Jan

SMSV Arts Night 2019

The first ever SMSV Arts Night took place on Friday, January 4, 2019, an event that brought together artists of all kinds for the glory of God and opened the doors of the church to the community. Musicians, singers, poets, writers, and visual artists showcased their creative work, expressing the artistry of our Creator, their…

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31 Dec

New Year’s Celebration 2019

It has become our custom to come together on New Year’s Eve to give thanks to our Lord for a prosperous and blessed year that passed and to pray for a safe and joyful year to come where we can grow spiritually together. Throughout the evening, we enjoyed time of praise, scripture reading, Kiahk hymns,…

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30 Dec

Baptism of Lucas Wasilewski

Congratulations to Michael and Marina Wasilewski for the baptism of their son Lucas on Sunday, December 30th, 2018. May God bless their family.

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18 Dec

Crew Christmas Celebration 2018

On Tuesday, December 18th, CREW’s 2018 Christmas celebration was a blast! We were so lucky and blessed to have a great night of fellowship, food and games. We will never know who our Fibbage champion is or who rallied the longest that night, but we do know that there’s no such things as too much…

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