God of Peace

    When I sat on my backyard swing on one of the last days of summer weather, I appreciated the sense of peace nature gave me. What gives you a sense of peace? Our lives can be full of stress, busyness, problems beyond our control, loneliness or any other ‘peace robbing’ situations.  In the book, Celtic Prayers by David Adam, I
    Christian Life Sermon Series - starting September 3 What a wonderful privilege to be a follower of Jesus Christ: growing in our understanding of God and the meaning of life, receiving the grace of God, having hope on earth and life after death.  The Bible says in Romans 5:1-2, “Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we

    The Potter

    The them of ‘The Grand Designer-The Hand of God’ of this past worship service at SVEMC was well presented with a potter skillfully turning clay into beautiful vessels. The rest of us, without her skills, used Plasticine to form pots, bowls and creatures of all shapes and sizes. Chrysostom, in Homilies on the Acts of the Apostles 4,


    Birthdays are very special.    So many people have told me that their day of celebration is not special or worth celebrating.    I beg to differ.    And here is the reason why.    Many years ago when we lived in Thunder Bay I was feeling particularly upset about my birthday not being