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Perennial Cornflower

In the weeds

Based on Matthew 13:24-30 I’m not a gardener. I garden more by chance than design. I don’t really know that much about plants and so every spring is a watch and wait adventure in our garden. I have no idea what the sprouts of each type of plant look like and so as all the […]

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Letting Our Light Shine

Based on the following Scripture Luke 11:33-36 I was asked a few years ago to lead a teen youth group. There were a group of about five teens who had been regular churchgoers with their families their whole lives. The church was encouraged that they continued to attend, but wanted to make something that was […]

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We Are Not Alone

Based on the following scripture: Acts 17:22-31  John 14:15-21 Our opening hymn this morning, “For the beauty of the earth” is one of my favourites. I especially like the second verse: For the beauty of each hour, of the day and of the night, hill and vale and tree and flower, sun and moon and […]

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How Can We Be “Born Again”?

Based on the following scripture: John 3:1-17   Today’s gospel reading is refreshing – sometimes when we hear what Jesus had to say it’s confusing. He speaks in parables and metaphors – sometimes his disciples don’t even understand what he’s trying to say. But in today’s passage, what we are to do is crystal clear. […]