Danger + Opportunity

Dear Friends, So much happens in a week. Thank you to the 500+ viewers who tuned into the livestream of worship last Sunday, and all those who have responded to the financial needs of the ministry at this time – by cheque drop-off, mail and online giving. What a blessing!...

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Generosity Abounds!

Dear Friends, A member of our church family shared a story this week of being at the pharmacy and witnessing a customer buying up all the children’s Tylenol on the shelf. A woman behind her was begging for just one bottle for her sick child at home and being denied...

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Lent, A Season to Make Space

A Message from Rev. Maya Landell Lent is upon us – a season to make space, to return to practices that draw you closer to God. What does this look like – God who created you for good, who names you as God’s handiwork – unique, special, gifted, loved. This...

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The Return Home

A Message from Rev. Maya Landell Friends, Lent is almost here. Get your Pancake supper tickets after church this Sunday, or call the office, or just come on February 25. Pancakes at 5:00 pm in Stewart East Hall, followed by Ashes Eve service at 7:00 pm in the sanctuary. It...

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Daniel in Exile

A Message from Rev. Maya Landell Last Sunday after church, Amy Crawford, one of our Voluntary Associate Ministers, lead our Godly Play storytellers in a refresher course. Amy shared how she greets the circle of children by lighting the rainbow-coloured Christ candle each week in the name of the One...

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The Kingdom’s Fall

A Message from Rev. Maya Landell What a week we’ve had. So many prayers to be shared: grief at the death of Gloria Myles; prayers for people in our community and loved ones, including Dale Pringle as he fights a lung infection in the hospital; prayers for those affected by...

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The Kingdom of Israel

A Message from Rev. Maya Landell The first month of 2020 ends today. We made it through the longest days and each day is an invitation to deepen into trusting in God’s love. We have not finished the Old Testament section of our reading through the scriptures, and this Sunday...

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God’s Mesengers

A Message from Rev. Maya Landell The Story chapter 15 God’s messengers As I pray into and work on worship/bible study and life connections to Chapter 15: God’s Messengers, I’m distracted by feeling behind on the many emails in my inbox — each one with a story, a need, a...

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