• You’re Worth More Than Gold

    For it was you that formed my inward parts; you knit me together in my mothers womb. I praise you for I am fearfully and wonderfully made – Psalm 139:12-13 During our last tween group we watched the music video above. It talks about being worth more than gold. We …

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  • The Carnival of Christmas

    After reading a portion of Esther this Sunday I was reminded of Mikhail Bakhtin’s carnivalesque. The book of Esther is born out of the Jewish carnival Purim. Bakhtin talks about the carnival as a time when things that aren’t ordinarily expressed can come out, a time when the high and …

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  • Renewal and Redevelopment Process

    Brothers and Sisters in Christ,                            December 1, 2014 Over the past year church council has been exploring and talking about the possibility of engaging in the Renewal and Redevelopment Process that the BC Synod is currently offering. Two …

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  • Terror Creates Terrorists

    Over the past week Canadians have struggled to come to grips with the killing of two soldiers. Was this an act of terror connected to groups like ISIS? Were these “Lone Wolves,” acting more out of anger towards the system and personal pain than political ideology? Whatever the base motives …

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