Biblical House of Cards

Message for July 15, 2018 Speaker: Minister Vicki McPhee 2 Samuel 6.1-5, 12b-19 This summer Stephen and I decided that we would use the Lectionary to guide the themes and topics of our summer services. Throughout most of the year, we work with the Worship Ministry to choose themes that...

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Sending Out the Twelve

Message for July 8, 2018 Speaker: Minister Vicki McPhee Mark 6.1-13 A couple of years ago, when I was on sabbatical, I went to Amsterdam with my spouse and my Dad. We had a few days there before we started a river cruise through Germany. We took a bike tour...

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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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