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Lent 1 ~ Which God Do We Worship?

March 5, 2017 Readings: Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7 – Romans 5: 12-19 ­­– Matthew 4:1-11 Immediately after his baptism, Jesus is led into the wilderness by the Holy Spirit in order to be tempted by the devil. And we might wonder why? After all, Jesus has just been baptised and claimed as God’s pleasing beloved. He […]

Transfiguration

February 26, 2017 – Transfiguration Readings: Exodus 24:12-18; :2 Peter 1:16-21; Matthew 17:1-9 If you stand at the back of the church, near the coffee machine, and look through the glass partition towards the pulpit, you are likely to see a reflection of two stained glass windows appearing as a pair of banners just hanging […]

Epiphany 7

February 19, 2017 – Epiphany 7 Readings: Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18; 1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23; Matthew 5:38-48 Last week, Jesus told us to beware of anger, infidelity and swearing oaths. This week, it’s turn the other cheek, walk the extra mile and give until you’re naked & broke. This is our 4th week of Jesus and […]

Epiphany 6

February 12, 2017 – Epiphany 6 Readings: Deuteronomy 30:15-20; 1 Corinthians 3:1-9; Matthew 5:21-37 Reading through the responses to the questionnaire on Worshipping Together is both informative and fascinating.  I’m about half way through and two things stand out thus far: First, just how little some of you know about the people and liturgy at […]

Salt and Light

February 5, 2017 – Epiphany 5 Readings: Isaiah 58:1-9a; 1 Corinthians 2:1-12; Matthew 5:13-20 Salt and Light Last Sunday evening, a very angry, disturbed, and misguided young man walked into a Mosque in Ste Foy and began shooting people at prayer.  This was a wake-up call for all Canadians. On Monday afternoon, Mary [Royal-Duczek] invited […]

We Make the Road by Walking

January 29, 2017 – Epiphany 4 2017 Readings: Micah 6:1-8; 1 Corinthians 1:18-31; Matthew 5:1-12 We Make the Road by Walking The church today is in unchartered territory. We can learn from our past but from here on in, we make the road by walking. That is premise of the Brian McLaren book that is […]