The Fifth Sunday of Lent -Anticipating the Ongoing Work of Christ

Texts: Isaiah 43:16-24; Psalm 73; Phil 3:8-14; Luke 20:9-19 As we approach Easter we must remember the roots of Easter as being formed in the crucible of the Passover celebration. Jesus had come to Jerusalem for the feast of the Passover and it is in the context of this significant celebration that the events of … [Read more…]

Decisions-Decisions

I listened with interest to the Under the Influence podcast entitled Buy Less. I was traveling from Steinbach to Winnipeg having just left a family breakfast discussion on what we should be doing as a family during lent. Terry O’Reilly begins the poscast by outlining the significant decision-making responsibilities placed on the president of the … [Read more…]