Public Service Announcements 


Calvary Church in Peterborough is hosting Alpha from Jan 14 to Apr 4. The course is an opportunity to explore the Christian faith. No question is too simple, too tough or too out there. Come and try it. Meetings are free to attend and will run from : 6:00-8:00pm. 705-876-1696 


CrossTrainers Canada is hosting True Vibe Women's Bible study Jan 17 and Jan 18 at 31 Frederick St in Bradford. : If you are looking to join other women in an deeper study of God's word, come check it out!  We are excited to see what God will do in and through us as we study His word. The book is $20 and will take place at 7pm and 10am. 416-697-0147 


Celebration Church in Barrie is holding a Family Movie Night Jan 18. It is free to attend with a donation to the Barrie Food Bank. They will be showing 'God's Not Dead 2'- A Movie about a teacher who is taken to task by her Board and ultimately the courts when she tries to express her Christian faith while attempting to answer a troubled student's heartfelt question. Movie starts at 7pm. 705-728-6123  


Knox Presbyterian Church in Alliston is hosting a Robbie Burns Evening Jan 21. The event will include a Roast Beef Dinner, including Haggis with Music & Entertainment. Adults: $18, Children: $6 and will begin at 6pm. 705-435-5081 


The Salvation Army in Barrie is hosting their Winter Warm Up Jan 21 at 151 Lillian Crescent. The event is meant to praise God and showcase our youth and their talents as the Salvation Army Youth present their musical and worship talents in a concert. The show is free and will begin at 7pm. 705-737-3102 


Unionville Women's Coffee Hour is being held Jan 24 at Markham Missionary Church from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Admission is $6 and is meant to encourage women in their walk with our Lord Jesus. Women of all ages are invited to attend. Mother/child area in main room. 905-640-4325


Promise Keepers Canada is holding Understanding Your Identity Workshop Feb 3 at Lighthouse Community Church in Wasaga Beach. Bill Innes from Promise Keepers will be the guest speaker and will look at the issue's that can crush a man's identity, and give a healthy view of yourself with a strong practical and biblical foundation. Cost is $20 and will run from 6:45 to 10pm. 1-888-901-9700 


Gentle Shepherd Community Church in Flesherton is hosting Reason For Hope Feb 4. The event will run from 1:00-4:00 PM and is a free seminar introducing Apologetics, and looking at how the church can utilize it. A snow date has been scheduled for Feb 11. 519-924-3422


The Well and The Door Alliston is hosting Ministry In The Mess Feb 4 at The Well - 81 Victoria St. W. Cost is $50 donation - includes lunch. The event is focused on making church a safe place where hope grows.  Focusing on understanding addctions and mental health and how to offer grace and healing to those who are stuggling. The seminar will run from 8:30-4:30. (705)250-9356 


64th Annual Valentine Tea & Bake Sale at St. Paulo's Presbyterian Church in Thornbury is taking place Feb 11 from 2 pm to 4 pm. Cost is $2.50 pp as they are raising funds for Thornbury Sparks, Brownies & Guides yearly trip. 


Fair Haven's Community Church in Beaverton is holding their 5th Annual Valentine Gala Feb 17 from 6-9pm. Tickets are $15 and includes a catered meal and the evening will be filled with music, door prizes, chocolate and a ton of laughs among friends! 705-426-7251


Churches in the Southlakes Region are coming together Mar 8 for the Annual Prayer Breakfast in Newmarket. The event is meant to be an intercession for leaders, 1st responders, business, community, unity in the church - as we celebrate Jesus Christ as Lord and Saviour. Breakfast is being held at 200 Doug Duncan Drive. Tickets are $25 and runs from 7:30 - 09:00 AM. 647-722-4649


Sesquicentennial Quilt Show & Sale at Westmount Congregation in Orillia June 2 and June 3. The Sanctuary at Westmount will come alive with a huge display of quilts, artfully showcased on the church pews. Admission is $6 and will run Friday 4-8  Saturday 9-4. 705-326-5568 


There's a Kid's Closet Children's clothing Exchange every 2nd & 4th Saturday of the month
at St. Paul's Anglican Church, Keswick. 11am-Noon. (905 476-3491)


Elim City Church in Peterbroough is offering Celebrate Recovery. a Christian 12 step program and offers hope, freedom and recovery in areas of these hurts, hangups and habits. It is a free program, and they meet every Thursday at 7pm. 705 559-7466 


Come to The Landing Thursdays at Newmarket Community Church in partnership with Celebrate Recovery.  A weekly outreach program which aims to equip teens with the tools needed to overcome life's struggles.  3:45-5:30pm.(905-836-7251)

Barrie Healing Rooms is inviting all every Wednesday from 130-330pm to recieve healing and prayer. 80 Bradford Street. (705 431-8575)

Praise and Worship Songs will be presented by Vision of Love Ministry during the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 5th Saturdays of the Month, during the 5pm Mass at St.Aidan's Church Scarborough. (647-977-7403,


Join the Peas in a Pod Mom & Tots Group at First Baptist and Redeemer City Church in Orillia. $2 per month or $24 per year.  930am-11am.(705-326-3800)


Can't make it to church on Sunday morning? Join us for mid-week service!  Bradford Community Church at 7pm on Thursdays. ( / Pastor Shane & Becky Fitch ,
905 775-9268 )

Omemee Christian Outreach Welcomes all to join them for dinner, praise and worship and enlightening speakers each Monday evening at Coronation Hall Omemee beginning at 6pm. Free. (Harry Peeters 705-799 -7335)

Come to the St. Giles Thrift Store at St. Giles Presbyterian Church Peterborough every 1st Saturday of the month, but will be held on the second Saturday for October and November, Oct 8 and Nov 12th.. maximum price per item is $2, many are less.  9am-noon. (705 742 1883 or contact Diana Houghton at


Come to the Community Free Supper at Dundalk Wesleyan Church, presented by Southgate Community Connection, every 3rd Monday Night of the Month.  530-730pm.  (519-923-2374 or )


There's a Free 5pm Supper and Worship Service at The Country Gospel Church in Dundalk on the last Sunday of every month. (519-923-3523)


The Chaverim Christian Youthband is in need of singers and musicians. Ages 11-18. Email or call 705-721-9017


Come to Friday Night Singles Bible Study at Bethel Community Church Barrie. 7:15pm. (705-321-0863 ; Scott Pearson ;


Bethel Community Church is also hosting a "Caring Ear" support group for Folks living with Mental Illness every Wednesday.  6:30pm. (Contact Christopher Macinnis


Join Celebrate Recovery 12 step program at Klages Mill in Chesley every Monday. $2 supper every 2nd Monday of the month. 7-9pm. (519-363-5414 or 519-363-5709)


Speak French? You're invited to a French Evangelical Christian Assembly Service on Saturdays at 11am on the 2nd floor of Mapleview Community Church in Barrie. (


Come to the Encounter Center in Peterborough's Prayer room from 10am-2pm Tues-Fri. 191 Sherbrooke Street. Free. (705-874-5608)

The Bible for Missions Thrift Store in Barrie is now open at their new location on Big Bay Point Road and are looking for volunteers. If you have a few hours per week to help please contact them at 705-797-1587. Donations of lightly used clothing, household items and furniture are also welcomed.


Free Stuff for Daily Needs in Gravenhurst is fundraising to buy a 6 thousand dollar shipping container to hold and process donations of household items.
They assist over a thousand families in Muskoka/Parry Sound.
( or 705-687-4309 )


The Canadian Cancer Society Holland River Unit  is looking for volunteer drivers to take part in a program that drives York Region cancer patients from the hospital in Newmarket, to other medical facilities, for example, in Toronto.  They serve not only Newmarket Cancer patients, but also those in Georgina, Bradford, East Gwillimbury, Aurora, Richmond Hill, and King. (905-830-0447 ext 3836)


The Salvation Army Food Bank in Huntsville is in need of the following items: healthy snacks for kid's lunches, cereal, peanut butter and jam. Donations can be dropped off at Salvation Army Family Services or Church on Mary Street. Open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am-12p, and 1-2:35pm. (705-789-3398)


BEREAVEMENT GROUP - Collier Street United Church in Orillia is offering support and hope in a group for adults who are grieving the death of a loved one. The program runs for 10-12 weeks, dates and times to be arranged, and it is free of charge. For more information, please contact Collier Street United Church at 705-726-1511.


 For The Week Of January 14, 2017
1. Hawk Nelson - Live Like You’re Loved
2. Needtobreathe - Testify
3. The Color - Surprise

 For The Week Of January 14, 2017
1. Group 1 Crew - Burn
2. Derek Minor - Change The World
3. Rapture Ruckus - Tidal Wave