May 27, 2018: Reflection: The Ten Commandments: Part 1 – The Law of Love

May 29, 2018

Reflection: The Ten Commandments: Part 1 – The Law of Love May 27/18 Exodus 19:1-6; 20:1-2; Matthew 22:34-40 Every year since 1973 cable television has aired Cecil B DeMille’s blockbuster movie The Ten Commandments during the Passover and Easter season. … Continue reading

April 29, 2018 Don’t Get Mad, Get Curious

May 1, 2018

Reflection: Don’t Get Mad, Get Curious April 29, 2018 I’ve always read the story of Paul on the Areopagus from his perspective – the missionary encountering foreign worship and bringing his understanding of the Gospel to them. All the commentaries … Continue reading

April 22, 2018: Berta, Jacinda and Us

April 24, 2018

Reflection: Berta, Jacinda and Us April 22, 2018 While the Canadian media’s attention has been split between covering the tragedy of the Humboldt Broncos and the political maneuvering over Kinder Morgan’s TransMountain pipeline expansion, people are only just starting to … Continue reading

April 15, 2018 Holding Fast to our “enemies”

April 17, 2018

Reflection: Holding Fast to Our “Enemies” April 15, 2018 I began my week on Monday by watching a couple of the episodes of a PBS series called Ancient Roads: From Christ to Constantine. I like to check that kind of … Continue reading

April 8, 2018: Hold Fast

April 10, 2018

Reflection: Hold Fast April 8, 2018 I can imagine Mary, full of joy in her encounter with the risen Christ, facing down the doubts and scoffing of the other disciples to share her good news. I can imagine Peter and … Continue reading

April 1: Easter Sunday: Back to the Garden

April 6, 2018

Easter Sunday reflections: Back to the Garden April 1, 2018 The Garden of Eden – As people enter the sanctuary – palms and fig trees, potted exotic plants such as orchids etc, tropical plants, small fruit, berry or nut trees/bushes … Continue reading