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Job Opportunity: Children’s Church Coordinator June 13, 2017 - TSP CHILDREN’S CHURCH COORDINATOR August 2017– June 2018 (initial appointment)   PURPOSE: To coordinate the Children’s Church program and to support and encourage the teachers and volunteers as they creatively implement the vision of Trinity-St. Paul’s for the children in a community of faith: that grounds itself in Christian Faith through spiritual practice and theological […]
Gardening at TSP May 23, 2017 - Susan Craig, Vera Callaghan and Carolyn Barber lead our intrepid TSP garden team in the distribution of 40 bags of sheep poop this spring. It was fun! You are welcome to join our team of pooper scoopers and weed pullers throughout the summer and will be rewarded with fresh cinnamon coated apples, courtesy of Susan […]
The United Church, Interfaith Relations, and Islamophobia – March 19 Global Gossip April 5, 2017 -   Gail Allan gave a presentation in her role as the Coordinator, Ecumenical, Interchurch, and Interfaith Relations for the United Church.   She made the following points: there is a movement of inter-faith work that endeavours to present alternative visions which are vital to actively resisting current thinking local interfaith relations are key there are […]
Upcoming events from the Indigenous Rights Solidarity Group May 17-18 March 28, 2017 - The Indigenous Rights Solidarity Group (IRSG) invites congregation members to the following events:     May 17th at 7:30pm Discussion of “Indigenous Healing: Exploring Traditional Paths” by Rupert Ross. (There are many copies in the library.) Darlene Varaleau will be hosting the discussion in her home.  Contact for more details.       May 18th […]
Book Launch – Love, Henri: Letters on the Spiritual Life February 28, 2017 - Join us for the release of Henri Nouwen’s Love, Henri: Letters on the Spiritual Life.   Compiled and edited by Gabrielle Earnshaw, Love, Henri was named one of the top five religion books of the year within weeks of its release.   Henri Nouwen was perhaps the most popular and influential spiritual writer of the late twentieth […]
Seeking Sanctuary February 24, 2017 - On Sunday, February 19, one of our members, Mary-Margaret Jones, delivered an impassioned talk about racism in Canada; the fallacy of Canadian exceptionalism and the identification of Toronto as a “Sanctuary City”; and our responsibility to be better allies against white supremacy and systemic oppression.   Listen to the talk on SoundCloud:   You can read […]
Anti-Racism Policy and Belief Statement February 1, 2017 - As we enter Black History Month, TSP remains committed to principles of anti-racism, and we hold victims of racism in our prayers. TSP Anti-Racism Belief Statement We believe that: • all persons are equal before God. • the miracle of God’s creation is manifested through our many differences. • racism is a sin and violates […]
Stories from the Occupied Territories – Jan 29 Global Gossip January 3, 2017 - Join the Middle East Working Group on January 29 in hearing an informal presentation from Zoe Godfrey-Davies, who spent three months living in the occupied Palestinian territories and working as a human rights observer as part of the World Council of Churches’ Ecumenical Accompaniment program in 2014 and 2015. Zoe will be sharing stories and […]
Highlights from Carols by Candlelight 2016 December 21, 2016 -   We had a very successful Carols by Candlelight service on Sunday, December 18 at 7pm.  This was an evening filled with song and worship.  The TSP choir, alongside VIVA! Youth Singers of Toronto’s Everyone Can Sing choir and Six Week Singers did a fantastic job.   You can view a selection of highlights from […]
Na-Me-Res Christmas Collection December 18, 2016 - Back in March, John Olthuis suggested that one way that we could respond to ‘the original nations of this land that continue to cry out for justice‘ would be by ‘paying the rent’; an act of respect, a way of making contact through a concrete act of repentance. The Indigenous Rights Solidarity Group has been […]


Nominating Team November 30, 2016
Jean Vanier July 24, 2016
L’Arche July 24, 2016
Advent IV: Love December 21, 2015
Christmas Joy December 14, 2015
Embracing the Primordial December 14, 2015
Peace (On Roman Roads) December 7, 2015
Hope and Preparation November 30, 2015
Stories of Grief and Trust November 16, 2015
Everyday Saints November 4, 2015
Seeing Grace October 26, 2015
Tents & Foundations October 19, 2015
Toronto’s Community October 14, 2015
Toronto’s Responsibility September 28, 2015
Toronto’s History September 21, 2015
Toronto’s Beauty September 14, 2015
A Faithful Welcome September 10, 2015
Rest July 20, 2015
Risking Healing July 13, 2015
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