Facebook Lenten Retreat 2017: Walking Together towards Hope

10 February – 24 March 2016 “Have patience with everything unresolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves… the point is to live everything. Live the questions now. Perhaps then, someday far in the future, you will gradually, without even noticing it, live your way into the answer.” poet Rainer Maria Rilke The […]

LENTEN MEDITATION for Good Friday (3 April 2015) by Rev. Elder Darlene Garner

The Holy Spirit also testifies to us… “I will put my laws in their hearts, and I will write them on their minds…. I will remember their sins and their lawless deeds no more.” Where there is forgiveness of these, there is no longer any offering for sin. Hebrews 10:15-18 (NRSV) The focus of this […]

LENTEN MEDITATION for the Fourth Sunday (15 March 2015) by Rev. Tony Freeman

Ephesians 2:1-10 Still, Amazing Grace… “Amazing grace, how sweet the sound….” Grace is, still, amazing. In the midst of all of the turmoil and strife in the world, if we pay attention, there are still those moments of amazing grace. Sometimes we are the recipients, and other times we are the really fortunate ones, blessed […]

The Raising of Lazarus from Martha’s Perspective by Rev Elder Dr Mona West

Lenten Meditation for the Fifth Sunday – 6 April 2014 The Raising of Lazarus from Martha’s Perspective – John 11: 1-45 On this fifth Sunday of Lent, I invite us to hear the familiar story of the raising of Lazarus from Martha’s perspective. What follows is what I imagine Martha would have said about what happened […]