Sermons tagged with ‘Colonialism’

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Discovering Who We Are


Proper 5 (10) Second Sunday after Pentecost, Year B 6 June 2021 Genesis 3:8-15 Psalm 130 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1 Mark 3:20-35   Flannery O’Connor, in her last short story before her death writes about Mrs Turpin who, together with her husband Claud goes to the local doctor’s office.1 They are there for him, but being […]

The Visibility of the Church


Day of Pentecost, Year A 31 May 2020   Acts 2:1-21 Psalm 104:24-34, 35b 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 John 20:19-23     While everything is slowly reopening, and I cannot tell you how happy it makes me to see stores and restaurants open again as it allows people to resume their lives, we still live in […]

The Holy Trinity – 11 June 2017


Genesis 1:1-2:4a Psalm 8 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Matthew 28:16-20   Of the 140,000 people in Abbotsford, about 35,000 are Sikhs. The oldest historic building in Abbotsford is not a church but the Gurdwara on South Fraser Way. It is a national historic site. While the temple shows that at least in Canada Christians have long […]