September 27, 2015

This verse was one of the passages that led to me answering the call to ministry: “…how can anyone preach unless they are sent?”

 

In my formation, this became a litmus test for my call to ministry. I can get up and preach a good message, but how can I ethically commit t...

September 20, 2015

Romans 8:37-39 is one of my favourite passages in Scripture, these verses remind us that nothing can keep us from the love of Christ through Jesus Christ!

 

This passage  begins with the verse that says “we are more than conquerors”, the Greek word Paul uses here is ὑπερ...

September 19, 2015

 

These were the words Prince Harry used in the Rugby World Cup opening ceremony last night. This speaks to the distinct nature of the Rugby Union from many other international sports, that it holds to a specific set of values and is uncompromising in upholding these va...

August 30, 2015

Bible Reading: John 11:1-26

 

There are other ‘I AM’ Sayings that we will not cover during our series – Jesus also said ‘I AM the Door’ and ‘I AM the Way, the Truth, and the Life…’ (Jn. 10:9 & Jn. 14:6).  We have touched on many of the themes from these sayings, but we w...

August 23, 2015

Bible Reading: John 8:2-20

 

As part of our Sermon Series, The 'I AM' Sayings of the Jesus Christ, we'll be looking Jesus statement 'I AM' the Light of the World. This occurs right after Jesus forgives the adulterous woman from death by stoning, saying “Let any one of yo...

August 16, 2015

Bible Reading: John 10:1-18

 

Shepherds have a special place in the Bible. David was a shepherd, shepherds saw the Nativity star and Christ takes on the role of shepherd in our reading for today!

Christ’s picture of the Good Shepherd evokes the image of a gentle Jesus car...

August 14, 2015

 This post might be a bit premature as the 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' Film is still a long way from being released. But as an avid pop culture watcher, I'm very excited about this film and what it'll mean for the Warner/DC cinematic universe. This film featur...

August 9, 2015

Bible Reading - John 15:1-17

 

Continuing with this month's Sermon Series, the 'I AM' Sayings of Jesus Christ, today we'll be looking at Jesus statement, 'I AM' the True Vine. I love these verses! This image was one that really spoke to me in my coming to understand our...

August 2, 2015

Bible Reading: John 6:25-51

 

This month we're exploring the 'I AM' Sayings of Jesus in the Gospel of John, starting with 'I AM' the Bread of Life for our Communion Service. There is so much that we can say about this passage, Jesus has just fed the 5,000 and they come a...