From the Pastor’s Desk – June 09, 2019

Fifty days ago we celebrated the core belief of our faith, the death and resurrection of the Lord Jesus on the feast of Easter. Today the church’s Easter season comes to a close with the great feast of Pentecost. In ancient times, Pentecost, literally means the “fiftieth day,” was a harvest celebration. Newly harvested grain […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – June 02, 2019

Today we celebrate the feast of the Ascension, after Easter we believe Jesus ascended into heaven to sit at the right hand of the Father. In the past it was celebrated on the Thursday of the Sixth week of Easter. Fifty years ago, the feast of the Ascension was moved from Thursday to Sunday, in […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 26, 2019

Some of you are here this three-day weekend, the last long weekend before school lets out for summer break and vacations begin. Other people will take advantage of this holiday and either travel or make use of the extra day to get together with family and friends. In the church we celebrate the Sixth Sunday of Easter, when Jesus in John’s Gospel asks us to keep […]

From the Pastor’s Desk – May 19, 2019

For many students now, they are approaching the end of the spring term, pretty soon facing final exams, and for some graduation. After four years of high school, university, or graduate school, these same students are preparing to graduate which fundamentally means completion of a course of studies that says they have completed the required […]