A TIME FOR CHANGE

A TIME FOR CHANGE

As we come to the conclusion of this message series, it is important for us to make the series real in our lives.  Our faith is not just something we do on Sundays but it is the most important aspect of our lives. It help us be the very best version of ourselves and...
MOUNTING A “COMEBACK”

MOUNTING A “COMEBACK”

MOUNTING A “COMEBACK” Last week I preached the first of a three homily message series called “THE COMEBACK”.  I shared what a message series was and how we are overwhelmed by many serious storms in our lives, world and Church.  These real and seemingly insurmountable...
“THE COMEBACK” MESSAGE SERIES

“THE COMEBACK” MESSAGE SERIES

WHAT IS A MESSAGE SERIES? One summer about three years ago I gathered together with my associate pastor and two deacons at a cottage in Grand Bend for a few days to reflect on how we could be more relevant, effective and meaningful in our preaching. In preparation for...
CHANGE IS A BLESSING

CHANGE IS A BLESSING

CHATHAM IS HOME UNPACKING & EXPLORING It has now been just over two months since arriving in Chatham.  After nine years at St. George Parish in London I had a lot to pack and a lot to purge in the transition.  There were some things that I knew I needed to take...
COME BACK TO ME – WALK THE LINE

COME BACK TO ME – WALK THE LINE

ENTERING HOLY WEEK Our Lenten journeying is coming to a close very quickly as we enter into Holy Week with the celebration of Palm Sunday.  Of course, this year will be again different than past years.  Due to the pandemic, we could not even gather as a community to...