Sermons from June 2019

Sermons from June 2019

GOD’S STRENGTHENING ANGELS

If you travel into the Canadian wilderness for any distance you must go prepared. You need bear spray, bug spray, hiking boots, proper clothes, a good tent and many supplies. For if you travel into the wilderness unprepared, you could perish there. We read today of how Elijah travelled into the Judean wilderness, unprepared for the journey. Thankfully God sent an angel to…

GOD IS MINDFUL

If you have the opportunity this summer, look up at the sky on a clear night, especially if you’re in the countryside. I try to do it at least once each summer.  It really is amazing. You see an uncountable number of bright stars from one horizon to another.  The full moon appears so bright and large. It seems you could almost reach out and touch it, even though…

GOT THE SPIRIT

Some years ago a piece of music was written entitled “Got the Spirit.” It was actually a jazz piece with a gospel feel to it.  Now the title was a statement, “Got the Spirit.” But I’ve put a question mark behind it, “Got the Spirit?”  Do you and I have the Holy Spirit? And if you say, “Yes, I’ve got the Spirit,” how do you know that you have the Spirit?…

THE SHAKING OF THE FOUNDATIONS

        I have never experienced an earthquake. The places I’ve lived are not really prone to earthquakes, at least not large ones. But some places in North America are, especially on the West Coast where they are still expecting the “Big One.”  People who have experienced an earthquake say that it’s an unsettling experience. The…