FAQ

FAQ

Visiting our church for the first time? Want to know what to expect? See below for frequently asked questions.

What kind of church is Upper Room Community Church?

Upper Room Community Church is a member of the Christian and Missionary Alliance Church of Canada. We are "christian" because we believe and follow Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord. We are "missionary" because we are committed to reaching people with the good news of Jesus Christ. To find out more, have a look at our Doctrine Document.

How do I get to Upper Room Community Church?

We are easy to find! We meet in the Colossus Vaughan Theatres located at the SouthWest corner of Hwy 400 and Hwy 7 in Vaughan. Click here for map

What time are the worship services?

We meet at 9:45am on Sunday mornings.

When should I arrive?

Its always a good idea to try and arrive a few minutes before the service to grab a complimentary coffee and a good seat. Also, if you are bringing your children you'll want to have time to registered and settled them in our Treehouse Kids program designed especially for them.

How long are worship services?

Our services usually run from 9:45 - 11:00am. After each service we have a "30-minute Party" just outside of the theatre - a great place to connect with other people and have coffee and homemade goodies.

Where should I park?

The advantage to meeting in a movie theatre? Tons of parking! Take your pick in the massive parking lot.

What door should I enter?

Come directly to the Colossus Theatre front doors and come on in! There will be WE Team members inside to direct you to the kid’s classes and the Theatre where the services are held.

Where do I take my children?

When you enter the Colossus Theatres you’ll be welcomed by some of our WE Team members and be directed to the Treehouse registration table. There you will be able to sign your kids into their age-appropriate program and directed to their classroom.

School-age children (JK – Grade 5) meet in Theatre #17. Toddlers meet in a Party Room and Preschoolers meet in Theatre #15.

What if I have a baby?

Join the club! There are tons of babies and kids at URCC, so you'll feel right at home. We have a wonderfully fun and safe nursery play area that you can play with your baby in. Beginning September we will have volunteers there to babysit your sweet baby – and don’t worry! We’ll text you should the caregivers need you at any point during the service. We also have a Nursing Mothers area where you can still hear the service.

Which Theatre do you meet in?

Theatre #13

Is there a dress code?

Not at all! Come as you are...we really want for people to feel comfortable when they come to worship. People come in anything from jeans to business casual.

What is the music like?

We have 3 great worship teams that lead the congregation each week. Our worship is current, led by a band and focused on God.

Do I have to sing?

Not if you don't feel comfortable. The words to each song are provided on the movie screen at the front to make it easier to follow along. Its completely up to you.

Does it cost anything to attend?

No.

Who is the speaker?

URCC's lead pastor is Vijay Krishnan. Most Sundays he teaches the congregation, but from time to time there will be guest speakers.

Do you have any welcome information for newcomers?

Yes! There are welcome packets available when you come in, or from any of our WE Team members, or at our resource table at the 30-minute Party after the service.