Spiritual But Not Religious – Part 3 – How do we respond?

FEb 21

In today's sermon, Lisa Walters read an excerpt from this article, which appeared recently in the New York Times. Read the full article here.   … [Read More...]

Death, the prosperity gospel and me

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             Image source: http://goo.gl/68LPq5 Do you know about the variety show? Well, read on to find out how you can not miss this big social event.  The Church of Ascension’s social committee members will be hosting a dinner and show at … [Read More...]

Islam and the Media

Yesterday was the third annual English Cream Tea which coincides with Brits on the Lake. This morning one of our parishioners remarked that participating in this event made her feel that the church was a family. On its face this may seem to be a strange comment when we … [Read More...]

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English Cream Team – Building Community

Yesterday was the third annual English Cream Tea which coincides with Brits on the Lake. This morning one of our parishioners remarked that participating in this event made her feel that the church was a family. On its face this may seem to be … [Read More...]

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An Evening of Shakespeare – In Words & Music

In this celebratory year, marking the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s birth and death, come to a unique evening of theatre and music, inspired by the bard, presented by classically trained theatre students and friends. THURSDAY, AUGUST 4, 2016 at … [Read More...]

Living Out the Trinity

This past Sunday was Trinity Sunday. Preaching on this day sometimes can be challenging and one can fall into the trap of sounding far too theological. I took the congregation through a mini-history lesson about the development of the Trinity (I … [Read More...]

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Everyone is Welcome

Following this blog post you will find a draft statement called 'Everyone is Welcome'. Over the last few years I have preached about the need to welcome everyone and show radical hospitality exemplified in Jesus' ministry. I have begun each service … [Read More...]

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