Healing the Poor and the Oppressed

Message for July 1, 2018 Speaker: Minister Vicki McPhee Mark 5.21-43 Last year I spent Canada Day in Chicago, Illinois. It was an odd thing, being out of the country for Canada’s birthday. Particularly since my family wasn’t with me on a day that we usually spend together and because...

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For God’s Sake, Quit Picking and Choosing!

Message for June 17, 2018 Speaker: Minister Vicki McPhee Matthew 25:31-45 Today, in the United Church of Canada, is Aboriginal Sunday, the Sunday closest to June 21st, the summer solstice, which is the day that was declared by the Governor General of Canada in 1996 as National Aboriginal Day. Last...

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Stewardship – Loving Your Neighbours, Continued

Message for June 10, 2018 Speaker: Minister Vicki McPhee James 1:19-25 Alright, I’m about to say something controversial here. Gird your loins. Are you ready? Ok, here it is. The Bible was written, every single word of it was written by human beings. It was not written word for literal...

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I Will Be What I Will Be AKA Yahweh

Message for June 10, 2018 Speaker: Minister Vicki McPhee Exodus 3.1-15 This year on Pentecost Sunday, which was just on the long weekend last month, anyway on Pentecost Sunday, colleague of mine, who lives in a small town, went to church in the morning, as usual, and led worship. He...

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