A few reminders for this week Apr. 1 to Apr. 7, 2024

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’ (John 20:19) The first words of the risen Jesus to his followers were, “Peace be with you.” What is this peace with which Jesus blesses his followers? Jesus would have uttered the Hebrew word ‘shalom!’ In … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Feb. 26 to Mar. 3, 2024

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK On Sunday the service will include the sacrament of baptism for infants. We might think of this like a cheque promising riches which is made out to the child. At this moment the parents are holding the cheque in trust. When the child matures the riches will be his/hers, … [Read more…]

A few reminders for this week Feb. 5 to Feb. 11, 2024

the life of your church….! FROM THE MINISTER’S DESK And Jesus was transfigured before them, and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no one on earth could bleach them. And there appeared to them Elijah with Moses, who were talking with Jesus. (Mark 9:2-4) Features of the story of Jesus’ transfiguration pushes the boundaries … [Read more…]