Exploring Ecumenism

August 18, 2019

Micah 6:8 John 17: 20-25; Matt 25:31-46 Back when I was still in theological school I had the privilege to go to an event run by the World Council of Churches in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. I received a grant to … Continue reading

Reflection: Beyond the Walls

August 11, 2019

Mark 2: 13-17; Mark 6:6b-13 Imagine it’s a Sunday afternoon, and you are standing about halfway up a sage-covered hillside, in a little clearing, waiting for others to arrive for an hour or so together. As you wait, you chat … Continue reading

Reflection: The Colour of Church

August 4, 2019

Hebrews 10:19-25; Acts 2:44-47 When I first became friends with a fellow who had only minimal church background he was asking me about the colours he saw in the church.  He noticed there was a lot of purple (it was … Continue reading