Sermons from February 2020

Sermons from February 2020

KNOW YOUR HISTORY

Guest Speaker Amy Crawford Amy Crawford is the Team Leader for Faith Formation and Mission with the General Council of the United Church of Canada, and has program responsibilities for children, youth, and young adults and United Church Women. Since 2003 she has worked in various capacities in the General Council Office. Amy is also deeply involved with Godly Play, a…

THE TOUCH THAT TAKES AWAY OUR FEARS

We read of an event which Matthew, Mark and Luke all include in their gospels. It is called the Transfiguration of Jesus.  It was an unusual event, but truthful and factual. Peter writes in his 2nd letter, “For we did not follow cleverly devised myths when we made known to you the power and the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, but had been eyewitness of his…

OUR HELPER IN THE TIME OF TESTING

       Suffering is a difficult topic but preachers can’t ignore it. For suffering, whether it’s ours or the suffering of the world, very much tests our faith.  Many people say, “How can I believe in a God who allows the suffering we see in the world?” Or when we are suffering from some affliction in body, mind and spirit we…

TRUE RELIGION

Many people say about themselves, “I’m spiritual but not religious.” That’s quite popular these days and there is a good side to it. By saying that, people are acknowledging that they are more than just physical beings.  They are acknowledging the instinct that God has placed within us – that this universe and life itself cannot be explained without…