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!
Our Vaughan site meets at the Cineplex Cinemas Vaughan located at the SouthWest corner of Hwy 400 and Hwy 7 in Vaughan. Click here for map.
Our Bolton site meets at the Albion Bolton Community Centre. Click here for map.
What time are the worship services?
Our Vaughan site meets at 9:45am on Sunday mornings.
Our Bolton site meets at 10:00 am 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 and they are interested in going into our Ignite Kids program designed especially for them, you'll want to have time to registered and settled.
How long are worship services?
Our services usually run for 1 hour and 15 minutes. After each service we have a "30-minute Party" - 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 and a community centre? Tons of parking! Take your pick in the massive parking lot.
What door should I enter?
Come directly to the Cineplex 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.
Enter through the main doors towards the library and follow our signs upstairs to our meeting space. There is an elevator available as well - we've got you covered.
Where do I take my children?
When you enter the Cineplex Vaughan Theatreas you’ll be welcomed by some of our WE Team members and be directed to the Ignite Kids registration table. There you will be able to sign your kids into their age-appropriate program and directed to their classroom.
School-age children (K – GraSde 5) meet in Theatre #17. Nursery meets in the Party Room outside of Theatre 3, and the Preschoolers meet in Theatre #15.
When you enter the Community Centre you’ll be welcomed by some of our WE Team members and be directed to the Ignite Kids registration table. There you will be able to sign your kids into their age-appropriate program and directed to their classroom.
School-age children (SK - Gr. 5) meet in Room A. Nursery and Preschoolers meet in Room D.
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, but they are also more than welcome to stay with you in the service.
If you choose to put them into our program rest assured we’ll text you should the caregivers need you at any point during the service.
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?
Who is the speaker?
URCC has a team of 2 teaching Pastors. Most Sundays either Vijay Krishnan or David Lombardo teaches the congregation, but from time to time there will be guest speakers.