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  • Justice Day


    International Prisoner’s Justice Day Join us on Sunday, August 12th after the 7:00 p.m. Service for a special event! Please join the Social Justice Network (SJN) Sunday, August 12 after the 7:00 p.m. Service to commemorate International Prisoner’s Justice Day with a prayer walk to the Don Jail. The focus of this year’s Prisoners’ Justice Day is the impact […]

  • Mutual Agreement


    Transitions require clear expectations to prevent misunderstandings. With that in mind, Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes and Rev. Jeff Rock have developed a mutual agreement procedure. Here are some highlights: Title:  Brent will assume the title of Pastor Emeritus following his retirement and Jeff will be known as the Senior Pastor. The Immediate Future: For the next 6 months, Brent will […]

  • Jazz Vespers Musicians


    The Jazz Vespers Musicians Heather Bambrick is a JUNO-nominated vocalist, voice actor, broadcaster, and educator, who has collaborated with Phil Nimmons, Fred Hirsch, Gene DiNovi, Guido Basso, Lea Delaria, Anne Hampton Callaway, Jackie Richardson, Ian Shaw, Rob McConnell, Peter Appleyard, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra, the Windsor Symphony Orchestra, the Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra, and many others. […]

  • Healing Racism Initiative


    Where does racism hide within our community? How does it manifest itself without us even noticing it?  One of the first places to look for racism is in the systems that underpin our society. Systemic racism is built on assumptions that were made by the generations that preceded us. We perpetuate the racism by holding on to systems that we’ve […]

  • Sing With Us


    Sing with us on Christmas Eve. MCC Toronto holds a Christmas Eve service at Roy Thomson Hall every year. We are hoping that you will consider joining or re-joining us this year. In 2016, the Christmas Choir was comprised of 75 singers and we want to have least 100 participants this year! Because it is […]

  • SJN Movie Night

    Winter In Summertime: Frozen Sing-Along Chillin’ with the Social Justice Network Join us on Friday, August 25th at 6:30 p.m. for our Social movie night. We will be screening the special Family-Friendly Disney’s Frozen, the Sing-Along Edition, in the Social Hall. The movie tells the story of a fearless princess who sets off on a journey […]