October 11, 2012

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11th, 2012 - "Everything comes to those who hustle while they wait" Tomas Edison

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 13th, 2012 - Kingston Road Village Fallfest - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - from Hannaford to Fallingbrook.

- Historical Walk with Gene Domagala - 1:00 pm - along Kingston Road. Meet up at Kingston Road United Church.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY OCTOBER 13TH & 14TH, 2012 - Our own Tom Allen & Lori Gemmell have put together a show along with singer/composer Bryce Kulak and soprano Patricia O'Callaghan. Both days at 6:15 at the Young Center in the Distillery District as part of the Global Cabaret Festival. The show mixes music and words from W.H.Auden, Benjamin Britten, Carson McCullers, Colin MacPhee, Kurt Weill, Leonard Bernstein, Gypsy Rose Lee as well as some original songs by Bryce and Tom.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 14th, 2012 - Join us for morning worship, Rev. Matt McKay leading. We will celebrate Communion.

ALSO, THIS SUNDAY IS THE MARATHON - not last Sunday as I previously reported - so Queen Street will be closed and if you drive you will have to park north of Queen and walk.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 21st, 2012 - We will be joined by the chaplain of True Davidson Acres - and some of the residents to our service. Many will be in wheelchairs, some with walkers and some with the aide of canes.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17th, NOVEMBER 7TH & 14TH, 2012 -- Fallingbrook Presbyterian Church are inviting Golfers and non-golfers to a discussion series - 7:30 - 9:00 pm - info 416-699-3084

MISSION CAPSULES: Our gifts to Presbyterians Sharing ... support Brian Johnston as he serves the Theological Seminary of the Hungarian Reformed Church in Romania. Brian teaches English to first and second year Reformed and Lutheran students, with an emphasis on theological language. He has also established a choir of seminary students that travels extensively in Romania, sharing the good news through music and helping to strengthen the ties between Romanian and Hungarian communities.

COMING UP: Fundraising concert in November - more details to come.


- Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak!

- If I agreed with you, we'd both be wrong.

- War does not determine who is right - only who is left!

- The evening news is where they begin with "good evening' and then proceed to tell you why it isn't.

- Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit - wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad!

Have a good week - MB