Advent: Hope Candle

On the first Sunday of Advent the purple candle is lit. Traditionally this candle is called the “Prophecy Candle” and is lit in remembrance of the prophets who foretold the birth of the “Christ child”. It is also the candle that represents hope. Hope is a four letter word. It is a word that can either [...]

Round Peg Square Hole

Mixed messages abound in our world. It is okay to be different but don’t be different from the rest of us. It is encouraged to be creative but not in a way that is out of the norm. It is okay to have your own moral standard as long it does not conflict with that [...]

New Score Card

The World has its’ own scorecard. - accumulate toys - buy the biggest house - get the best job - climb the ladder of success - fake it until you make it The New Testament Scorecard is different. - make disciples - love God/love others - work as if you are working for God - [...]

Defining Words: Integrity

If you don’t stand for something you will fall for anything. Gordon A. Eadie Integrity is doing the right thing, even when no one is watching. C.S. Lewis Integrity is not something you show others. It is how you behave behind their back. Anonymous Integrity is choosing courage over comfort; choosing what is right over […]

Five Simple Church Blogs

There are many blogs and websites on the Internet that provide important information or perspective on the world around us. The blogs that I am including below are ones’ I have found useful in my journey to discover what it means to be a member of Jesus’ family. These are not the only blogs in […]

At the Feet of the Farmer: 15 Neil Cole Quotes

Over the years Neil Cole has given numerous insights into what it means to be a follower of Jesus. I have placed fifteen on my favourite Neil Cole quotes into this post. Hopefully they will inspire you as much as they have inspired me over the years. “We would do much better as leaders in […]

Working Faith

Larger and richer populations are increasing the pressure on natural resources, further exacerbated by the immediate problem of a changing climate, with serious impacts on water, energy, and food security.

Get 2 KNOW Us: 4EC

You may have noticed our old logo. It uses the idea of 4EC as a reminder. 4EC represents a number of ideas. You can see it is made up of a number, two letters and two words. Each has a meaning that reflects who we are and what we believe God wants to accomplish through [...]