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Pastoral Epistle – August 16, 2023

Posted on: August 23rd, 2023 by St. Bede Anglican Church

Beloved Congregation,Greetings in Jesus!
“Incline your ear, and come to Me. Hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you— The sure mercies of David.”   Isaiah‬ ‭55:3
When we make a covenant with God to follow Him faithfully; He makes an everlasting covenant with us … it is the everlasting covenant of king David.  We are encouraged to live in the covenant of king David. 
Good news from Gabriel and Catherine:  They are blessed with a baby girl, Heavenly Joy Trixie Gabriel on August 15th.   Congratulations to both of you!!   May our Lord continue His goodness towards you and bless your family.   
Last Sunday we had a memorable service as Esther and I celebrated our Silver Anniversary.  We appreciate the ministry of Archbishop Gunasekaran Samuel who was the preacher and celebrant.  
Please send contact information of your friends you want to invite to our Inaugural Centenary Celebration on Saturday October 28th.  
Registration is open for our Special  Centenary Bible Study beginning Wednesday, October 11th onwards; every second and fourth Wednesday, 7.30 to 8.30 pm on Zoom.  Our study will be on the Pentateuch. 
Here are the YouTube Stream links for this Sunday worship:  https://youtube.com/live/2y8U73-JOg0  or  https://www.youtube.com/@stbedesanglican/streams
Here are the details to send your tithes and offerings.  Thank you to everyone who contributes regularly for the ministry of God.
E-transfer your Contributions to : cw-stbede@toronto.anglican.ca
You can also contribute at: https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/st-bedes-church
Birthdays this week and coming up :Janet Baskar   Aug 16thSheila Ford    Aug 20
Premala Vinodkumar Aug 20

Anniversaries this week and coming up:
Jayachandran Solomon and Angela Viji Jayachandran    Aug 19
Charles Paul Jayaprasath and Aretha Arun Nehemiah   Aug 22
Spurgeon Devanburaj and Agatha Kennedy   Aug 24               

May our Lord enable you to be close to Him and enjoy the sure mercies of David. 

Regards and blessings,PastorRev.Dr. Irwin SikhaIncumbent416-908-5686

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