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Reflection and Scripture Intermingled   3 readers - Marg on Scripture with Liz & Sharon on Relfection and Prayers Marg: In these lenten weeks, the Exploring Faith Team have been inviting us to ponder the question “Who is Jesus for Me?” This is the question continually being considered by the community of... Read More

Healing of blindman

John 9: 1-41

Readings for Lent 4, March 26, 2017 John 9: 1-41 A Man Born Blind Receives Sight 9 As he walked along, he saw a man blind from birth. 2 His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” 3 Jesus answered, “Neither this man nor his parents sinned; he was born blind so... Read More

Women at the well

Reflection ~ Woman at the Well

Message for the fourth Sunday in Lent, March 19, 2017   Based on John 4: 5-42 The Samaritan Woman Opening Prayer: Holy, gracious, and amazing God, may the words on my lips bear witness to the good news of Jesus and to the power of his life giving and holy conversations in our stories from scripture this day. ... Read More

Woman aat the well

Exodus 17:1-7 and John 4:5-42

Readings for  Lent 3, March 19, 2017 Exodus 17:1-7 Water from the Rock 17 From the wilderness of Sin the whole congregation of the Israelites journeyed by stages, as the Lord commanded. They camped at Rephidim, but there was no water for the people to drink. 2 The people quarreled with Moses, and said, “Give us... Read More

Jesus and nicodemus

Message ~ LENT II

Reflection for Lent 2, Sunday, March 12, 2017 Based on Genesis 12: 1-4a “God calls Abram to be a blessing” And John 3: 1-17 “Nicodemus learns that ‘God so loved the world’” Opening Prayer:  May the words on my lips and the thoughts and feelings we hold in response to our readings from Scripture this day, may all... Read More

Who are you

Genesis 12: 1-4a and John 3: 1-17

Introduction to the readings for Lent 2  Sunday, March 12, 2017 On the second Sunday in the season of Lent, we begin with a reading from Hebrew scriptures and a story about how God’s call and God’s promise can be life altering.  Reading from the book of Genesis, Chapter 12, verses 1-4a “God calls Abram to be a... Read More

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ACM 2017 Photo Album

Check out some photos from our Annual Congregational Meeting held February 26, 2017. We: grabbed a delicious quick lunch, sang Happy Birthday and ate cake (of course), recalled favourite memories of the past year, celebrated in our Minister's Report elected a new Board and a very full slate of committees,... Read More

Prayer

Message ~ LENT 1

Reflection for Lent 1, Sunday, March 5, 2017 Based on Genesis 2: 15-17; 3: 1-7 “The tree of knowledge of good and evil” And Matthew 4: 1-11 “The temptation of Jesus” Opening Prayer:  May the words on my lips and the thoughts and feelings we hold in response to our readings from Scripture this day, may all of it be... Read More

Snowdrops

Gavel Grapevine ~ March 2017

A big THANK YOU to everyone who attended the Annual Congregational Meeting last week.  Feedback has been overwhelmingly positive regarding the road ahead, and the Board is thrilled that everyone has become so energized.  If it seemed like we’d be able to sit back and focus on Lent during March, that hasn’t been... Read More

Garden of eden

Genesis 2: 15-17; 3: 1-7 and Matthew 4: 1-11

Introduction to the readings for Lent 1, Sunday, March 5, 2017 The season of Lent begins with stories about testing and trusting.  In our first reading, we are plunged into the story of the garden of Eden where Adam and Eve are given clear instructions about what is needed for them to be safe.  Listen with care to... Read More