A few reminders for this week Jan. 17 – Jan. 23, 2021

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK “You are the body of Christ,” writes Paul. The ‘you’ in this text is plural. You together are the body of Christ. This is not to downplay the significance of the individual; each believer is individually a member of this greater ‘you.’ The Apostle, using the human body as … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Jan. 3 – Jan. 9, 2021

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK According to the Bible, the chief characteristic of the living God is that God speaks. Our society’s institutions may be silent about God’s address but this is not to be interpreted to mean that God is silent or that his voice is not being heard. The scriptures insist … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Nov. 8 – Nov. 14, 2021

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK On the 700th anniversary of Dante’s death Father Raymond De Souza published an op-ed titled Dante’s good news for mankind. Dante is known really for only one work, the Divina Commedia (Divine Comedy). De Souza writes, “Abandon hope, all ye who enter here,” is the most famous … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Nov. 1 – Nov. 7, 2021

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK Jesus said, “No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” This Sunday we will mark as Remembrance, honouring the men and women who have served, and continue to serve our country during times of war, conflict and peace. In the Hebrew … [Read more…]