at 333 Princess St., Kingston Canada
Serving downtown Kingston’s coffee and spiritual needs since 2007
a place for people who live, work and play in downtown Kingston to engage in spirituality, community, and Jesus
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Nov 22 is the Santa Clause Parade. We will once again be handing out Hot chocolate and providing a place for people to come in out of the cold, as well as use our washrooms. We’re looking for volunteers to join us from about 4pm to 9pm at Café. Join us if you can!
Right after discussion this sunday, we're having a Thanksgiving meal. Come on out. We'll be supplying turkey, potatoes, veggies and stuffing. You can bring salads, buns, desserts, drinks or what ever you like!
Dear Café: 'For everything that happens in life—there is a season, a right time for everything under heaven:’ Ephesians 3:1 Gerald McCaffrey, Associate Pastor, has decided to take a season of absence from leadership at Café. He will continue to be involved at café as a member, and will be focussing on the technical aspects as well as the greeting aspects of Sunday mornings. Steve Fritz-Millet will be returning to the role of primary speaker, with Mike Davis filling in from time to time. If you have any questions regarding his decision, you can contact Gerald @ email@example.com. For any other pastoral care or speaking questions, please contact Steve Fritz-Millet at firstname.lastname@example.org
Today’s consumption is undermining the environmental resource base. It is exacerbating inequalities. And the dynamics of the consumption-poverty-inequality-environment nexus are accelerating. If the trends continue without change today’s problems of consumption and human development will worsen. (Un Report 1998). Join the discussion 10am Sunday @ Café Church
Consumerism...the top 20%… Consume 45% of all meat and fish, the poorest fifth 5% Consume 58% of total energy, the poorest fifth less than 4% Have 74% of all telephone lines, the poorest fifth 1.5% Consume 84% of all paper, the poorest fifth 1.1% Own 87% of the world’s vehicle fleet, the poorest fifth less than 1% (UN report from 1998 - it’s even crazier today) join the conversation this Sunday at 10am at Café Church
"We spend the money that we don't possess Our religion is to go and blow it all So it's shoppin' every Sunday at the mall” Ka Ching, Shania Twain Consumerism this Sunday Discussion starts 10am at Café Church
Brittany seems to have come down with a nasty cold. As such, prayer will not be happening today. Sorry!
“what a shame ...that we're hiding underneath our skin And we're scared of letting somebody in Nobody showed us how to live...” Shame by Keith Urban. have you felt the exposure of shame? The discussion starts at 10am at Café Church. Doors open at 9:30
“Shame shame double shame now I know you girlfriends name”. Have you ever been shamed? Do you live with constant shame? Want to learn how to overcome shame? Join the discussion Sunday at 10am, doors open at 9:30am. At Café Church
Wednesday prayer will not be running today. Sorry for the short notice!
“Shame corrodes the very part of us that believes we are capable of change.” ― Brené Brown, Sunday at 10am. Café Church
Interested in finding out more about what we do? Join us Tuesday night at 7:30pm for the Membership Course. No commitment required, just come and learn.
“Shame is a soul eating emotion.” Carl Jung Join the discussion. Sept 21 @ Café Church. Doors open at 9:30am, discussion starts at 10am.
Does this describe you? "Black as night Agony's torn at my heart too long So afraid Slip and I fall and I die” - Fleetwood Mac “I’m so afraid”. Or this? "I don't know what's right and what's real anymore And I don't know how I'm meant to feel anymore And when do you think it will all become clear? 'Cause I'm being taking over by The Fear” - Lily Allen ‘the fear’? Join us tomorrow for a discussion on stress, anxiety and fear. Doors open at 9:30am and the discussion starts at 10am @ Café Church
For the Open Café on Sept 20th, if you are able to volunteer to hand out fliers, serve up food and coffee, and hang out with the crowds that come in, please come for 9am for training meeting. We’ll open the doors at 10am, the first band is at 11am. We’ll be done at 4pm. Also we’ll be having an Improv show that night at 7pm, if you wanted to come back.
Tomorrow we celebrate easter with a potluck and easter egg hunt!
A few things to note: On Easter Sunday we're having an easter egg hunt and potluck at café right after service. Starting April 12, we'll be doing Soup On Sundays (SOS). Basically you can sign up to bring soup or help clean up after and we all share soup over the spring on Sundays. So you would sign up once over a 10 week period to bring the soup.
Hello all! Cafe Church is now selling 1lb bags of locally roasted coffee from Hillside Coffee for $12 a pound. All proceeds go to our various reno projects and running of our ministries...such as putting in a floor or handing out free hot chocolate and coffee. If you are interested in more information please message email@example.com
Are you living life to it’s fullest? Tomorrow at Cafe at 10am we hold a discussion panel on a new thing we’re going to be doing, called Freedom Session. I’ll be sharing how I’ve been personally transformed by this and am starting to see what life to it’s fullest means. Join us? - Gerald
The women’s Tea is still on at Cafe today starting at 1pm! But the Chill and the Hill tobogganing is postponed for a few weeks due to extreme cold tomorrow.
Carol Ann is now at St. Mary's in a private room recovering from her very successful, and pain releasing surgery. She loves visitors!
Superbowl Party at Chris Cummings today at 4:30pm!
This week, join the discussion on Identity, as Mike Davis looks into what makes us human.
"If we can lead people to Christ, we will create a climate for other positive, practical changes to take place.” Luis Palau (español)
No Service Today! Join us New Years Eve at Strategies Board Game Cafe. We’ll be back to service on Jan 4!
Happy Birthday to Joel Zantingh, our regional minister!
Steve leading discussion this Sunday, and then no service again until Jan 4. Join us for our New Years Eve party at Strategies!