Past News & Events

  • Pie & Ice Cream Social on Christmas Day

    Pie and Ice Cream Social on Christmas Day There will be no Christmas Day dinner in the Social Hall this year since Christmas falls on Sunday and all cooks and volunteers will be engaged in a combined worship service at 11 that morning.  We will however, be having a Pie and Ice Cream Social, yes! […]

  • Christmas Eve


    Join MCC Toronto and Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes to celebrate the Christmas message: “When You Believe…”

  • Third Quarter State of the Church Report

    2016 Third Quarter State of the Church Report We have seen several positive changes in the third quarter of 2016, summarized in our various strategic initiatives below. 1. PM Worship A. The PM service has seen many small, discrete changes over the past 8 months that are beginning to coalesce into something so spirit filled […]

  • October Congregational Update

    Senior Pastor Selection We noted the need for increased communications and in response we have confirmed our search plans moving forward including a planned March 2017 open call for interested parties to apply for the Senior Pastor position. This timing anticipates a new Senior Pastor will be commissioned between October 2016 and March 2017. This […]

  • The trial of Rev. Hawkes


    When we first learned of the charges against Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes, we issued a statement explaining how we have known and supported Brent as a man of high integrity and an inspirational community leader who has led the MCC Toronto for 39 years. This has not changed. We are a church and as a […]

  • Listening Circles


    Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto leaders have planned a number of events and opportunities in November to provide pastoral care & support to the congregation throughout our Senior Pastor’s trial. You are invited to process your experience regarding the charges and the trial in a Listening Circle on one of the following Sundays after the […]

  • New Reference Group


    The Reference Group is leveraging the external consulting team: ‘L3 Group—Thriving Congregations’.

  • Homecoming Events


    Homecoming is just around the corner! We’ve got a sneak peak of some of the amazing events we’re preparing for the celebration: Saturday September 17  6:00pm salad and dessert set up Volunteer Salad preparation  Contest:  Best pie/tart;  Best cake/brownie; Best healthy dessert  Judged by Rev. Dr. Brent Hawkes ***Signup in the Social after services on September […]

  • After the Last River


    After the Last River is a point of view documentary that follows Attawapiskat’s journey from obscurity into the international spotlight during the protests of Idle No More.

  • Men’s Retreat


    “Roots & Wings” May 27 to 29, 2016 All those who self-identify as male are welcome on this year’s men’s retreat being held at the Mansfield Outdoor Centre in the Halton Hills.   Make new friends Bond with men from MCC Toronto and the community Enjoy the beauty of Ontario’s Spring awakening Laugh, sing, play […]

  • Seder Supper


    At a Seder, it is traditional to ask “Why is this night different from all other nights?”

  • Money Talk with Ellen Roseman

    Straight talk on personal finance and consumer issues with renowned financial columnist Ellen Roseman. Learn how to save money and protect yourself from scams and rip-offs. All proceeds go to the purchase of Assisted Hearing Devices for our Sunday services. This presentation is organized by the Senior’s Network and takes place February 28 at 1:00 […]

  • Vote for Tasheka in Toronto song contest


    Coming off of her recent success placing second in the Hidden Talent Canada competition, daughter of the soil (Antiguan) Tasheka Lavann now has her sights set on making her first single the new anthem for Toronto, where she now resides. Tasheka’s song,  “I’m The 6ix”, has been entered into CBC’s Song in the 6ix search […]

  • Book Study Group

    Richard Rohr’s book “Immortal Diamond: The Search for Our True Self” (2013) is an opportunity to mine for the real you that has been there all along, simply hidden under the trappings of ego and false self. As he writes, “life is not a matter of creating a special name for ourselves, but of uncovering […]