The Time to Follow is Now: Message 2017 12 31

2017 12 31  The Time to Follow is Now The reading in Ecclesiastes on time is one of the favourites for funerals and celebrations of life.  It reflects the reality that life happens with its ups and downs, and it obscures the reality that most events and actions are...
Daring to Cross the Jordan

Daring to Cross the Jordan

Daring to Cross the Jordan This meditation was originally spoken at Cross Connections worship on November 2, Lakeview United Church Until the priests carrying the ark stepped into the Jordan, the water was there. Stepping into the Jordan led to the water being cut...
Slogging for Our Goal

Slogging for Our Goal

A challenge for any person or organization is to keep slogging for a goal for long periods of time. Rev. Jim Kenney’s blog is based on Philippians 4:1-9 and Matthew 22:1-14. In the fall of 1982, we decided to build our dream home on an acreage we had purchased...

Christian Labour 2017 09 03

September 3, 2017 Christian Labour Story: The Giant Hyssop One of the flowers we have in our garden is Giant Hyssop.  It starts blooming in May and blooms until September, producing thin spikes of flowers loved by bees and butterflies as it produces lots of nectar. ...