On January 15, 2017, Keith Howard provoked our own curiosity about who Jesus was and how baptism was the start of his extraordinary ministry. What are the critical moments of your life that have shaped you? What are the pressures that deflect you from being the “you that you are called to be?” Listen to […]
Enrich your life with cake and conversation! Once a month, join us for Celebration Sunday, an optional social time with our community after our Sunday Mornings. Starting at about 11:30 am on the respective Sunday, enjoy cake in honour of our community members who are celebrating birthdays and anniversaries that month. There’s nothing like cake to start meaningful conversation and […]
We are all called to the risk of incarnation, to be fully human, and to let God’s transforming light shine through our lives. Traditionally the season of Epiphany commemorates the visit of the Magi (three wise ones) to the Christ child. There the Magi encountered not the king they were expecting but, according to the […]
Enrich your life with homemade soup and conversation! Once a month, join us for Soul in a Bowl, an optional social time with our community after our Sunday Mornings. Starting at about 11:30 am on the respective Sunday, enjoy homemade soup and bread contributed by members of our faith community. There’s nothing like food to start meaningful […]
Heads Up: Emmanuel is closer than we think! On Christmas Day, Rev. Beth Walker was joined by Keith Howard and Gaye Sharpe to share some thoughts on John 1(the Word Became Flesh). Listen again with fresh ears as Epiphany (sometimes known as the Twelfth Day of Christmas) approaches.
Christmas Eve at Fairfield United was like walking under a starry night sky right before dawn. Housed in the hip and historic heart of our neighbourhood, this was an evening for all ages, family styles and genders a time to pause together and experience the anticipation of a shiny new world – a world where […]
During Sunday December 11, 2016 gathering Rochelle spoke about her insights into how shepherds and angels reveal God’s love in our world. Rochelle is a candidate for ordination in The United Church of Canada and a recent graduate of the Vancouver School of Theology. She is the co-author of the book Healing from the Heart and the founder, leader […]
During our Sunday Morning on November 27, the first Sunday of Advent, Beth reflected on how we mark time with the story of Jesus – a story which does not begin with birth but with anticipation, a yearning or longing of the ancient Hebrew prophets, for the incarnation of God’s pure light and love to […]
During our Sunday Morning on November 20, 2016, guest preacher Rev. Dr. Keith Howard used humour, insight and challenge to reflect on Genesis 18: 1-15 and provoke our curiosity about pilgrimage, discernment and God. Rev. Dr. Keith Howard is profoundly curious about the interface between the Christian gospel and the social context in which we […]
During our Sunday Morning on November 6, 2016, our minister Rev. Beth Walker asked guest Gaye Sharpe to reflect on Genesis 15: 1-6 and share her insights about Abraham and Sarah’s pilgrimage, and to remind us of our place in God’s sacred promises to them.