god be with you. So Im feeling excited today, a bit nervous and a bit sick too, but mainly excited, because today we begin our fall sermon series. We do these every year. Its a way for us to live into our belief that the faith and spirituality of Jesus centres around a particular way… Read More whats up with the parables?
God be with you yadda yadda yadda So as you can tell from the new slides, the red colours around the sanctuary, and how Ive been talking a lot about things like ‘breath’ and ‘spirit’ we’ve entered into a new season of our faith and spirituality, which would make today be … Pentecost! It is… Read More what birds, hockey, and a guy named nimrod tell us about pentecost
god be with you “Hello, my name is Nick and I’m a perfectionist.” After god knows how many drafts of articles, essays and sermons where Id spend hours changing a sentence back and forth, after wandering up and down the beer aisles trying to pick exactly the right beer to have with friends, and after deleting and rewriting tweets upon… Read More perfectionism
god be with you So we’re almost at the end of Lent, this season where we hold on to the truth the very heart of our faith and spirituality: that to be here and to be human is glorious; that to be human is a wonderful thing, and that this world is a marvellous place.… Read More cynicism
god be with you yaddas This sermon is brought to you with the help of the good people at Robitussin. Ive been sick for a few days so please bare with me. // Let’s start off with this: to be human is to be spiritual. At the heart of the Jesus Tradition is the idea… Read More boredom
God be with you Let’s start with this: There is a rhythm to life. There’s a time for mourning and a time for dancing. There’s a time for planting and a time for harvesting. There’s a time to give and a time to receive. There’a a time for slowing down and a time for gearing… Read More from narrow to wide
god be with you Any of you ever have a conversation that when it ended, you were all ‘Oh, but there is so much more to talk about!’ Im feeling that way about last week’s sermon. After seeing what you all did with it, and seeing where it went in me over the past week,… Read More surfboards and the materiality of words