Dear RAC Family,

We praise God for the end of another week and for His faithfulness!

Fall has officially begun and we have new updates and opportunities to tell you about! Please read on to find out more.

DISCIPLESHIP AND MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES 

RexMen Leadership Summit Watching Event & Pizza
On Mon, Sept 26, all men Men are invited to watch the Impactus Leadership Summit together here at Rexdale! We will meet at 7 PM for a pizza dinner. We will begin watching the event at 8 PM followed by group discussion. Please register if you wish to attend at the following link: https://tinyurl.com/3f4jav7y

Youth Kick Off BBQ & Alpha
Youth is starting up again on Sept 30! Students in Grades 6-12 are welcome. It will be a fun-filled evening with a barbecue, Youth Alpha kick-off and games. Plus, two other churches in the area will be joining us! As usual, Youth happens in the Youth Centre from 7-9 PM on the 2nd and 4th Friday of every month. For more information, please contact: youth@rexdalealliance.ca

If you would like to donate food for the BBQ on the 30th, or volunteer to be a youth small group leader this semester, please contact Solange: swerners@rexdalealliance.ca

Get Equipped and be Volunteer-Ready!
On Sun, Oct 2 at 11:45 AM there will be in-person training in the Youth Centre: At RAC, one of the requirements to volunteer with children, youth and vulnerable adults is our Safe Church Online Training. On October 2 after the service, we are offering a special in-person training in lieu of the usual online training. Whether you are currently volunteering or not, if you haven’t done the training or it has expired, you are invited to participate! Please click HERE for more information and to register.

Life Groups
Life groups are starting up! They are small gatherings of 6-12 people to build community and grow together in faith. Please consider joining one! Check out the following opportunities and contact cguinness@rexdalealliance.ca to sign up!
  • Martin Grove & Eglinton – Book study: Unfettered by Mandy Smith for 7 Monday evenings; Men & Women; Room for 4; Begins Oct 3
  • RAC – Monday evenings; Studying Daniel bi-weekly; Men & Women; Begins Oct 3
  • Rexdale (Islington & Fordwich) – Sunday afternoons; bi-weekly; Men & Women
  • Eglinton & Bayview – Men & Women; Beginning in Oct.
  • Rexdale (Islington & Shendale) – new group for Men & Women
  • Rexdale (Elmhurst & Islington) – new group for young families
**More group possibilities too; please reach out if you are looking for something not listed! 

Baptism Class
There will be a Baptism Class on Wed., Oct.19 from 7:30 – 9 PM on Zoom! Baptism is an outward sign of the inner transformation of faith in Jesus and the decision to follow Him. Join us if you’re curious, join us if you desire to step forward in baptism – the outward expression of the new life you have within!
Join us on Zoom at this link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/86997602107?
Password: RXkrQ2ExeGgrZzFaS1IxSDNFd3YzQT09
Meeting ID: 869 9760 2107; Passcode: 866453

Membership Class
There will be a Membership Class on Wed., Oct. 26 from 7:30 – 9 PM on Zoom!
Consider becoming a Member at Rexdale! Learn about Rexdale’s mission, vision and core values and how we can grow strong together! Please contact
cguinness@rexdalealliance.ca to register or request more information.

Ramos Family in Need of Winter Coats, Boots and Blankets
Nelson Ramos's family just moved to Canada from El Salvador and they are in need of warm coats, boots and bedding/blankets. If you wish to donate, kindly contact mmarkos@rexdalealliance.ca.

A Local Family Needs Winter Coats, Boots and Blankets
A Nigerian Family who just moved to Canada are in need of winter coats, boots and warm blankets. The required sizes are as follows. If you would like to donate, please contact mmarkos@rexdalealliance.ca.

AgeCoat SizeBoot Size
WomanWomen XLWomen size 11
ManMen XL43
Boy/ 18Men L46
Boy/17Men L44
Girl/ 9Youth XL39 /8.5 Women

ANNOUNCEMENTS, FAMILY NEWS, PRAISE AND PRAYER REQUESTS

Note of Thanks from the Veals family
The Veals family wishes to share a note of thanks:

Thank you so much for your prayers, condolences and support through this time of Scott's mom's brief illness and death. We really appreciate the support and love of our church family at this time. The plant you sent is beautiful. Thank you so much.

Cynthia, Scott and family

SERVICE AND PRAYER OPPORTUNITIES

Sunday Service
Join us this Sunday for our morning service. We will be hearing a message from Pastor TJ who will be discussing the sermon topic, "Good Grief? Good God? - A Study in Job Part 2."

Whether you choose to join us in person or online we look forward to worshiping with you at 10 a.m. on Sunday!

If you know someone who does not have access to the internet, please let them know they may call from a regular phone and listen to the service with the following information:

Phone No. +1 647 374 4685 Canada
Meeting ID: 849 6287 9924

If you have questions please contact Melad Markos:(mmarkos@rexdalealliance.ca)

Opportunities to Pray Together
Tuesday Church Online Prayer at 7:30pm. Join here
Men's Prayer on Wednesdays at 7:00 a.m. Join here

Send a prayer request to our dedicated prayer team here.

Please let us know if there is any way we can help you. Contact the church office at
416-741-1110 or at church@rexedalealliance.ca  

From the Staff and Elders of Rexdale Alliance Church.
Have a wonderful weekend and week ahead

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