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  • 50 Years of MCC

    In 1968, Rev. Troy Perry felt called to offer a place for gay people to worship God freely. Rev. Perry put an advertisement in The Advocate announcing a worship service designed for gays in Los Angeles. Twelve people turned up on October 6, 1968, for the first service, after which Rev. Perry quipped that “nine were my friends […]

  • Details for Bridges To Hope & Freedom

    We’re looking forward to seeing you tomorrow night. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. If you are driving to the church tomorrow, please keep in mind that finding a parking spot can sometimes be a challenge. We can park in the No Frills parking lot (north of Gerrard on Carlaw) as long as we take care […]

  • Caution: Anti-Choice demonstrations this weekend

    TRIGGER WARNING: This Sunday afternoon, from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. on September 30, an anti-choice rally will be taking place at designated intersections across Toronto, as well as in many other Canadian cities. If graphic images, pro-life slogans, and judgmental Christians are triggering for you, please heed this warning and plan indoor activities for your […]

  • September 23 – Acts 29

    Acts 29, the Music Ministry for our Sunday evening service, is a dynamic, progressive and creative group who lead the 7:00 p.m. congregation with a diverse blend of hymns, folk, rock, pop, contemporary Christian and original music. Taking their name from the New Testament Book of Acts that finishes in a very open-ended way at […]

  • Thanksgiving Dinner

    On Monday, October 8, we will again be holding a Thanksgiving Day celebration in the Social Hall. The organizers will soon be gathering another team of people to prepare a festive feast and an afternoon of entertainment. There’ll be plenty of opportunities to volunteer with the team and contribute in some way. More details coming […]

  • Movie Night: Last Chance

    Just ahead of our Bridges to Hope and Freedom fundraiser celebrating the MCC Toronto Refugee Program in October… Would you like to discover what the LGBTQ Refugee experience in Canada is like? Join the Social Justice Network in the Social Hall on Friday, September 28 at 7:00 pm for the stories of 5 asylum seekers […]

  • Homecoming

    It’s that time of year again! MCC Toronto will be hosting our annual HOMECOMING event on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM and 7:00 PM. Join us for a special Service filled with entertaining performances, moving words and refreshments after the Service. For our 11:00 AM Celebration Service, our special guest offertory […]

  • Danforth Strong Vigil

    A time to gather together for support and comfort in this time of grief and sadness.  Join us for a special Candlelight Vigil on Wednesday, July 25, as we grieve together and start to heal together. We will gather at 7:00 p.m. at Danforth Church (Danforth Avenue and Bowden Street) and walk together to Logan […]