MWMC This Week – July 2, 2023

MWMC This Week – July 2, 2023

July 2, 2023Let’s Make Disciples, Milliken!

And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others.  – 2 Timothy 2:2

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Prayer Call To Worship
“National Anthem: O Canada”

Worship in Songs:
“How Great Is Our God
“How Great Thou Art (Then Sings My Soul)”

Scripture Reading:
Acts 2:14,22-32

Worship In Song:
“Change My Heart O God”

Time of Prayer


Tithes and Offerings:
“When The Saints Go Marching In (Instrumental)”

 Children’s Moment:
“My God Is So Big”

Scripture Reading:
“What A Life-Embrace It And Share It”
Song of Reflection:
“Days of Elijah”

Closing Remarks/Benediction

Closing Song

Weekly Announcements

All Ministry Leaders: Please make sure to submit your detailed announcements to Pastor Aza or Pastor Eddie every Friday at 12:00 pm.   Please note that announcements that arrive after this time will be made on the following Sunday.

Celebration of Life Service: Derry Howell

We are sad to announce the recent passing of our dear brother in Christ and  long standing member of our Milliken Church family, the late Derry Howell.
Viewing hours and the Celebration of Life service will be as follows:

Friday, July 21, 5:00pm-9:00pm
Chapel Ridge Funeral Home
8911 Woodbine Avenue, Markham, ON
L3R 5G1

Saturday, July 22 @ 11:00am
Milliken Wesleyan Methodist Church
3 Clayton Drive, Markham, ON,
L3R 8N3

Chinese-English Corner

UPDATE: Milliken has started a new outreach called “Chinese-English Corner”  has changed to Tuesday evenings at 6:30pm.  Our mission is  to  connect with members from our Chinese-speaking community and our Church family will have an opportunity to learn English and in a three-part education experience.  For now, we are currently offering  English lessons to our Chinese-speaking community, taught by English teacher, Mr. Colbert Dennis. Later on, we will have a Chinese-speaking teacher who will teach Chinese to interested Milliken members.  The goal is to then have a Chinese-English exchange where we can learn from each other through conversation and fellowship.   We will keep you posted when Chinese classes begin.

Save The Date: National Prayer Tour

The Canadian Conference of the Wesleyan Church has begun a National Prayer Tour where we as a on a mission to pray for our Nation in one accord with Wesleyan Churches across the country.

There are TWO dates you should keep in mind:
Friday, July 7, 2023 – Milliken will have a Prayer Walk in the community.  We will start at the church, beginning at 6:30PM, to give directions.  Then, we will break off into groups pray throughout community.  An email will go out with details.

Sunday, July 9, 2023 @ 6:00pm – Milliken will have the opportunity to be the host church for the day, and we invite you to make it your purpose to be here and commit to pray for our churches, our communities, our cities, provinces and country to be won for Christ. Let’s join together and make these dates a priority to seek the Lord and gain clarity on how to move forward as Christ’s disciples.

Teen Challenge

Come to our morning worship service on Sunday, July 23 and hear a dynamic presentation by  Teen Challenge Canada, featuring testimonies and stories of finding freedom from addiction.

VBS 2023

Join us on August 15-18 for VBS (Vacation Bible School)! Times will be 6:30-8:30 pm, and it is FREE! Our theme this year is “WILD LIFE”! Registration begins July 9. Early Bird ends July 23 (if you sign up early, your child gets a prize at the end of the VBS week!), and Registration ends
August 4.

Volunteers, we are looking for you! If you are available, please talk to Sister Jessica or Brother Chris about your availability (GREAT WAY FOR TEEN TO COMPLETE THEIR SERVICE HOURS!). Please save the date!  For further details, visit our website at

Worship Arts Team – We Want Your Help!

Have you been looking for a way to serve?  Our Worship Arts team needs you!  We are looking for servant leaders who are willing to serve on our Sunday Morning Worship  and Audio Visual Teams.  If you have the ability to sing, play an instrument (any instrument), or would like to learn how to serve in the Sound booth to learn various skills including sound board training, video/camera operation and working with Worship Tools to present words and scripture on the screen for worship service, please see Pastor Aza or Brother Chris.

Here are 3 reasons why you should join:

  1. A place to develop your gifts and be equipped to serve.
  2. Wonderful team of believers who support each other and pray for each other.
  3. Youth Alert! If you are looking to gain credits toward your volunteer service, this is a great way for you to earn those credits!

For more information, please visit for details on these areas of service.

Weekday Podcast: 4:19 Fisher of People

Pastor Eddie hosts a weekday podcast called “Fisher of People”. He will be LIVE on YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter every Weekday at 4:19 pm to help us focus on becoming dynamic Disciples of Jesus, and how we can lead others to follow Him. Subscribe to our YouTube channel or follow our Facebook and Twitter, and you will be notified when he goes LIVE. Tune in for his refreshing thoughts.

Prayer Requests

Our Prayer group is asking everyone who has prayer needs to put their requests in the prayer request box so that they will be remembered in our weekly prayer meeting.

Share Your Testimony 

Sharing your experience of how God is present in your life, and the peace that you have found in Christ can encourage others to share their testimony. If you are interested in sharing your testimony during a Sunday Service, please feel free to contact Pastor Eddie or call the Milliken Church at (905) 475-3579 so that we can plan accordingly.

Tithes and Offerings

Tithes and Offerings can be submitted in person or online. If you would like to arrange a personal drop-off aside from Sundays during services, please call 905-475-3579. Please make an appointment before a drop-off is made to ensure someone will be present to receive it. Leave a message and someone will confirm your arrangements. You may also visit us at Your contributions are greatly appreciated.

“What A Life-Embrace It And Share It”

Acts 2:14,22-32, 1Peter 1:3-9,
John 20:19-31, Deuteronomy 29:19-20

Pastor Stephen Rollins

This Week at MWMC

Sunday, July 2
MWMC Sunday School @ 9:30 am
Worship Service & Livestream @ 10:25 am
Children’s Church @ 11:00 am

Monday, July 3
*NO Hand Chimes Rehearsal*

Tuesday, July 4
Chinese-English Corner @ 6:30 pm
Time to Pray via Zoom @ 7:15 pm

Wednesday, July 5
 Bible Study via Zoom @ 7:15 pm

Friday, July 7
Neighbourhood Prayer Walk @ 6:30 pm

Saturday, July 8
MWMC Youth Group @ 1:00 pm

Sunday, July 9
MWMC Sunday School @ 9:30 am
Worship Service & Livestream @10:25 am
Children’s Church @ 11:00 am
Evening City-Wide Prayer Service @ 6:00 pm

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 Last Sunday Statistics

Online Viewers: 116

In-Person Attendance: 71

Offering Sunday:
June 18 – $4150
June 25th – $5540

About Milliken Church

Milliken Church is part of The Wesleyan Church; an evangelical, holiness group within the Methodist Christian family of denominations. To learn more, visit our website or speak with our pastor.

Mission Statement

Milliken Wesleyan Methodist Church is a welcoming community that values diversity. We strive to honour God, confessing Jesus is Lord, through various forms of praise and worship, thoughtful teaching, opportunities for spiritual growth, leadership development, compassionate outreach and service.

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