We gather to learn, grow and serve.

Next Sunday Service: October 22nd at 10:30 am – Rev. Karen Bowles Preaching.



Saturday November 18th, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Join the fun at our annual Fair – details here…


Sermon : ‘Say What?’

 October 15, 2017     Doug Norris

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Words make worlds.  The way of our words, at this time, is chaotic and violent and it is making a world that is chaotic and violent.  and whatever else is going on here, we are being offered some other words some alternative words some life-giving words to try to stem the tide.  If you want the 20 second takeaway version, there it is.  Words make worlds, the way of our words right now is chaotic, and here among a people seeking God, we could get some other words, so as to speak an alternative future into being.  A different way.  read more…

Sermon : ‘Thank Me Very Much’

 Thanksgiving Sunday,    October 8, 2017    Doug  Norris    

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We’ve been following an old story, these past weeks, the ‘Exodus’, hoping it will lead us to something solid.  This is the very classic Protestant conviction – that the creaky old Bible stories are in fact channelling some truth that is as fresh as the present day, and we need to hear it.  Protestants in the 1500’s exchanged the authority of the Pope for the authority of the Bible – the ‘Paper Pope’ as some have called it.

This year being the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s  Reformation, we are going to see lots about this, so it’s worth knowing a bit about our respective histories, even as these lines between the churches fade and become meaningless.   So, Protestants lean on the Bible.  read more…

You are welcome here!

We are a dynamic and Affirming congregation of the United Church of Canada, with a tradition of strong preaching, fine music, and compassionate outreach.

There is a welcome here for people of all sexual orientations and gender identities, racial and ethnic backgrounds, family configurations, abilities, and economic status to attend, join, celebrate life passages, and participate with us in the call to learn, grow and serve as disciples of Christ.

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Listen to the choir

October in our Art Gallery

Ann Marie Higgins & Sue Folinsbee, a painter and a photographer, two friends who embrace landscapes, seascapes and mindscapes through a decidedly abstract lens.


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Rosedale United Church

159 Roxborough Drive
Toronto, Ontario,
M4W 1X7 Phone: (416) 924-0725
Fax: (416) 924-9505
E-mail: churchoffice@rosedaleunited.org
Mon. to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.