Sermons

  • Thanksgiving Sunday, October 7, 2018
    Priceless Gifts
    I speak to you with a thankful heart, in the name of God! There was a time this summer when we thought we might lose everything. At our cottage in northern Ontario dozens of forest fires were burning out of control. The OPP had closed roads, rivers and campgrounds, warning many to evacuate. A friend of ours, ...
  • Sunday, September 30, 2018
    Sitting in the Circle with Jesus
    I can almost hear the disciples come screaming into the circle surrounding Jesus with the seemingly earth shattering revelation that someone else is doing ministry and it’s not them or anyone they know. This must be some huge scandal because we are the chosen, is how I would read between the lines. Not at all ...
  • Sunday, September 23, 2018
    The Greatest
    Mark 9:30-37 Jesus and his disciples passed through Galilee. He did not want anyone to know it; for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is to be betrayed into human hands, and they will kill him, and three days after being killed, he will rise again.” But they did not ...
  • Sunday, September 16, 2018
    It’s not about you
    Mark 8:27-38: Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.” He asked them, “But who do you say that ...
  • Sunday, September 9, 2018
    Opportunities
    Mark 7:24-37 Jesus set out and went away to the region of Tyre. He entered a house and did not want anyone to know he was there. Yet he could not escape notice, but a woman whose little daughter had an unclean spirit immediately heard about him, and she came and bowed down at his feet. ...