First Time Visitor?
Welcome! It’s not always easy to know what to expect at a new church, so we’ve answered some FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions) below. We look forward to meeting you!
Arrive anytime between 10:15-10:25 to have time to park, grab a coffee from our coffee station and find a seat. The service begins at 10:30 am. TBC has a parking lot as well as street parking available.
Clothes! TBC is a mix of styles, cultures, and formality. People come in anything from jeans and T-shirts, to suits and dresses. Wear whatever feels comfortable and appropriate for you.
Yes, we have small ramps leading to the front door, and an elevator installed for anyone requiring accessibility.
The offering is collected as you enter the sanctuary. This is a practice for those who call TBC their church home to financially support the ministry that we do here. There is absolutely no obligation for visitors to tithe.
Communion is a monthly practice of receiving bread and juice to symbolize the sacrifice and new life we have in Jesus. It is for anyone who as a friendship with Jesus.
It is usually 75 minutes, and ends before 12:00. Following the service coffee is available in the foyer. This is a great time to meet some of the wonderful people here.
Here at Thornhill we have a mix of contemporary and traditional styles. Our praise band includes drums, guitars, bass, and is a more upbeat style. Whatever the style, we praise and worship Jesus together.
We have a program Hilltop Kids upstairs in our Fireside room. Every Sunday, kids are invited to learn about age-appropriate content from the Bible. They will be dismissed midway through the service. After the service, parents can grab a coffee and pick up your kids upstairs. If you aren’t sure where to go, feel free to ask someone who is working at the coffee station.
The program is for kids aged 3 to grade 6. We also have a nursery program for kids aged 0-2. If you need to stay with your child, we have a playroom available, with a video and audio feed so you can still listen to the service.