Living a new way

December 8, 2019
Lo, how a rose e’er blooming from tender stem hath sprung, of Jesse’s lineage coming, as prophets long have sung. Isaiah ‘twas foretold it, the Rose I have in mind;…

The Hope of Ages

December 1, 2019
Perhaps it is hard to believe but people of this world have been encountering the God we know for longer than most of us can even imagine. And even though…

Jesus, remember me

November 24, 2019
Right before we begin our celebrations of Advent, Christmas and Epiphany – our winter celebrations of hope and expectation – we finish the cycle of the church year with a…

What is our Future?

November 17, 2019
Whether or not we express it openly, all of us have questions about the future. Depending on where we are in this journey of life, the questions will be different.…

When Jesus sees us

November 3, 2019
I am sure you have all noticed that the stories preserved for us in the pages of what we know as the Bible contain accounts of God’s interactions and relationships…

Our Approach to God

October 27, 2019
The parable we are presented with today gives us the picture of two people who have come to the Temple to pray. The Pharisee is one of a group in…

HOPE FOR THE FUTURE

October 20, 2019
The passage that we read in the Book of Jeremiah today may seem, at first, like an odd choice for our theme today “Hope for the Future”. Being from a…

Keep safe the Treasure

October 6, 2019
Keep safe the treasure! That is the directive that the apostle Paul gives to the young pastor Timothy. Timothy is a third generation Christian who was taught the faith through…

Can we be trusted?

September 23, 2019
When I was attending university, I worked for the railway in the summers. It was a great job that offered a good wage with excellent working conditions and many opportunities…