Interest Groups

Grey Street is very proud of our INTEREST GROUP model.  Individuals and groups are encouraged to come forward with initiatives and are provided with guidance and support from the Leadership TeamThe list below gives an indication of the wide variety of interest groups that have happened over the past with some ongoing and some being one time events/initiatives:

  • Back Packs – packing backpacks with useful items for inner city homeless people
  • Bring a Friend to Church Sundae on a Sunday -inviting friends and neighbours to share worship and an ice cream sundae with us
  • Mitten Tree – knitting mittens to decorate a Christmas tree; the mittens have been given to a neighbourhood school,the Southern Chiefs Organization, outreach ministries, shelters…
  • Deer Meadows Farm Corn Maze Trip -a fun trip for all ages
  • Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner – hosting a meal for congregation members … but you don’t know who’s coming
  • African Djembe Drumming Workshop – learning how to play a djembe drum
  • Sisters of the Holy Rock Concert – a fund-raiser featuring the famous Winnipeg group
  • “Sisters” Bake Sale – a fund-raiser in coordination with the concert
  • Creative Banner Ministry – designing and making banners to adorn the sanctuary
  • Breakfast Club – providing nutritious breakfast to elementary school children at the neighbourhood school
  • Fruit Basket Ministry – -packing and delivery of fruit baskets in the Christmas season for those in our community who have suffered bereavement or adversity, for shut-ins, and for those who have celebrated marriage or baptism
  • Northend Community Ministry Feast – providing a hot meal for the needy at Stella Mission
  • No Sew Blanket Workshops -learning how to make cozy, uncomplicated blankets
  • Summer Fun Fest (Open House) – food, fun, games and prizes for our community to celebrate a return to church after July and August
  • Dinner Theater -original musical comedies from our Grey Street Players and a spectacular home-cooked meal as well.  In operation for over 25 years!
  • Meat Pie-a fundraiser involving the preparation, cooking and selling of Grey Street’s famous meat pies