Sermons

  • Sunday, July 8, 2018
    Home Town Miracles
    Mark 6:1-13: Jesus came to his hometown, and his disciples followed him. On the sabbath he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astounded. They said, “Where did this man get all this? What is this wisdom that has been given to him? What deeds of power are being done ...
  • Sunday, July 1, 2018
    Celebrating Canada
    I find it somewhat interesting the choices made by those who put together the Lectionary for use on Canada Day. The Old Testament reading from Isaiah features themes of love, peace and justice, while the Gospel passage begins with the familiar words of Jesus as quoted in John – “a new commandment I give you ...
  • Sunday, June 24, 2018
    No; he is to be called John
    Luke 1:57-80: Now the time came for Elizabeth to give birth, and she bore a son. Her neighbours and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy to her, and they rejoiced with her. On the eighth day they came to circumcise the child, and they were going to name him Zechariah after ...
  • Sunday, June 17, 2018
    Update from Synod 2018
    Update from Synod 2018 – St. James Westminster Anglican Church It has been a few weeks since your delegates and clergy attended the Diocese of Huron’s 2018 Synod – also dubbed by the Bishop the Sauna Synod! In writing this report it is hard to know where to start. Why do we go to Synod? Well ...
  • Sunday, June 10, 2018
    Mark 3:30-35
    The crowd came together again, so that Jesus and his disciples could not even eat. When his family heard it, they went out to restrain him, for people were saying, “He has gone out of his mind.” And the scribes who came down from Jerusalem said, “He has Beelzebul, and by the ruler of the ...