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Reclaiming Indigenous Heritage

A Reflection on Reclaiming Indigenous Heritage Delivered on the Indigenous Day of Prayer, June 17, 2018 by Sarah Pashagumskum Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples has taken a much higher profile in recent years. The ongoing impact of the Indian Residential School … Continue reading →
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Time for a Rest

A Sermon on Sabbath Rest Preached on the Second Sunday after Pentecost, June 3, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne Modern life seems to be moving at an ever-increasing pace. The promises we were made about technology and its ability to … Continue reading →
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Indigenous Day of Prayer

June 17, 2018 – 9:30am Join us for our annual Indigenous Day of Prayer celebration. We gather together to worship with our Aboriginal brothers and sisters, honouring Native traditions and learning how traditional practices inform our common faith. This joyful service … Continue reading →
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Unfathomable but Not Unknowable

A Sermon on the Holy Trinity Preached on Trinity Sunday, May 27, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne The doctrine of the Trinity is a challenge for many people to understand. It tells us that God is only one God, but … Continue reading →
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Carrying the Torch

A Sermon on Acts 2:1-21 Preached on Pentecost Sunday, May 20, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne Reading about the great miracles in the Bible can seem like viewing artifacts in a museum. They’re interesting, but can feel disconnected from our … Continue reading →
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A Friend in High Places

A Sermon on Acts 1:1-11 Preached on the Ascension Sunday, May 13, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne The Ascension is an important festival in the life of the church, where we remember that 40 days after his resurrection, Jesus ascends … Continue reading →
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To Love Is to Trust

A Sermon on John 15:9-17 Preached on the 6th Sunday of Easter, May 6, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne Today, most people struggle with the idea of being obedient to a leader’s commands. How can we accept demands for obedience, … Continue reading →
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Christ the Vine

A Sermon on John 15:1-8 Preached on the 5th Sunday of Easter, April 29, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne The modern world often makes it hard to stick with Christian faith. We’re busy and our faith can easily run out … Continue reading →
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Our Bodies Matter

A Sermon on Luke 24:36-48 Preached on the 3rd Sunday of Easter, April 15, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne When most people think about faith, they think about spiritual things. Yet, the most central belief in Christian faith is that … Continue reading →
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The Good Shepherd

A Sermon on John 10:11-18 Preached on the 4th Sunday of Easter, April 22, 2018 by Rev. Stephen Silverthorne When it comes to bad bosses, we’ve all been burned before. Bosses can let us down at the office. Parents can … Continue reading →
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