Sermons tagged with ‘Remembering’

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Remembering the Things We Would Rather Forget


Midweek Lenten Worship – Holden Evening Prayer with St Anne’s, St Alban’s, and Gilmore Park, hosted by St Anne’s 9 March 2022 Deuteronomy 26:1-11   Our reading from Deuteronomy, last Sunday’s first reading, is given as Israel stands on the threshold of the Promised Land. Mostly it is an instruction in a liturgical act of […]

On preferring our past to God’s future


Fourth Sunday in Lent 11 March 2018 Numbers 21:4-9 Psalm 107:1-3, 17-22 Ephesians 2:1-10 John 3:14-21   I learned to ski in high school. In grade 12 and 13 some of us from the school went on a 10 day trip to a small resort in southern Tyrolia, on the border to Italy. On the […]

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 […]