Most of us have heard the phrase “in the 11th hour.” It means “at the last minute” and mostly points to some sort of last-minute rescue or the discovery of a solution to a problem “just in time.” This week, Rev. Jim opens the Scriptures to Matthew 20.1-16 to explain the source of this common … Read more2020 09 20 Sunday Worship “Abounding Grace”
What is something we love to give, but hate to receive? We do it all the time. Judgement. In fact, it’s such a habit that you’ve probably already done it today more times than you think. It’s rampant in the “comment” sections all over the web! This week, Rev Jim wraps up our summer lectionary … Read more2020-09-13 Sunday Worship “Judgement and Mercy”
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 13, 2020 @ 9am Over the past few months, we have suspended the administration of Holy Communion at the directive of our Diocesan Bishop. However, recently these restrictions have been lifted. Consequently, GSC will commence Services of Holy Communion Sunday September 13, 2020 (online Services will continue). At the moment, in order to … Read moreHoly Communion Returns
What does it mean to live a “virtuous” Christian life? What does it mean for our relationships within the church and out in the world? This week, our Ordinand and Bible Teacher, Mathew Seeram, opens the book to Romans 12.9-21.
How often have your changed your mind? On the little things of life, probably a lot. But Christians are bombarded with messages every day trying to convince us to change our mind on issues that are important to our faith, and to God. Media, advertising, entertainment and even sporting events now market specific causes or … Read more2020-08-30 Sunday Worship “Transformation”
This week: “In his letter to the Romans, Paul offers us a wide angle view of how things really are, providing us with with a landscape view of God’s plan, and Christian life in a fallen world. This week, Rev Jim opens the book to final verses of Romans chapter 8 to find four assurances … Read more2020-08-02 Sunday Worship: “Assurance”
We have made worshiping throughout the week easier for you. Below is the Liturgy of Morning prayer (short version), and the Family Liturgy with prayers throughout the day. Please feel free to download and print them for worship at home. For Morning Prayer click HERE. For Family Prayer click HERE.
What does it mean that the Spirit intercedes for us in our weakness? Does it mean we don’t have to pray? Does it mean that God will give us the words when we are speechless? This week, Rev Jim opens the Scriptures to Romans 8.26-29 and explains that the Spirit’s intercession has a deeper meaning … Read more2020-07-26 Sunday Worship “Sovereignty”
There is not shortage of suffering in this world. We need look no further than our own families or neighbourhoods to see it. What does it mean to have hope in our suffering? What should we look for in the middle of our own pain? What “keeps us going”? Our series on Romans, Newness of … Read more2020-07-19 Sunday Worship “Future Glory”
Have you ever set your mind to a task and become completely absorbed by it? Sometimes we can be obsessed with the wrong things… things that harmful to us and to someone else. As we continue our series on Romans: Newness of Life, Postulant and GSC Bible Teacher, Mathew Seeram, invites us to set our … Read more2020-07-12 Sunday Worship: “Spirit and Flesh”