Sermons

  • Sunday, July 2, 2017
    We Have Seen the Stranger, and the Stranger is Us
      “Whoever welcomes you welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me. 41 Whoever welcomes a prophet in the name of a prophet will receive a prophet’s reward; and whoever welcomes a righteous person in the name of a righteous person will receive the reward of the righteous; 42 and whoever gives even a ...
  • Sunday, June 25, 2017
    Reflections on the Scripture
    Commentary on Gen 21:8-21 (Hagar & Ishmael) – JK Kato   For a long, time, I was bothered by the so-called “chosen people language” of the Bible. By that I mean that in certain stories, God seems to “favour” certain individuals or certain people over others. This is shown clearly in today’s story of Abraham and Sarah ...
  • Sunday, June 25, 2017
    Stormy Weather
    ‘A disciple is not above the teacher, nor a slave above the master; it is enough for the disciple to be like the teacher, and the slave like the master. If they have called the master of the house Beelzebul, how much more will they malign those of his household! ‘So have no fear of ...
  • Sunday, June 11, 2017
    Trinity Sunday – Invitation into a Relationship of Love
    Trinity Sunday, being the one day of the Church year set aside to address a point of doctrine, presents a bit of a challenge – and especially so this year because we already gave considerable air time to this concept during Lent when we took an in-depth look at the Apostle’s Creed, which as you ...
  • Sunday, May 28, 2017
    Ascension: More than Just Feet in the Clouds
    ‘After Jesus had spoken these words, he looked up to heaven and said, ‘Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son so that the Son may glorify you, since you have given him authority over all people, to give eternal life to all whom you have given him. And this is eternal life, that they ...