Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

On Serving

Opportunities abound in our community to volunteer … countless boards, organizations, and fundraisers operate wholly on the efforts of those who SERVE. And, undoubtedly, many incredible programs, opportunities, and countless dollars have resulted from such efforts. Seemingly, people are taking Paul’s words in Philippians 2:4 to heart … “Don’t look out only for your own… Continue reading On Serving

Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

I Miss the Sky

As we move through the season of Creation in our church, we are reminded each week of a different piece God’s handiwork. Yesterday was “sky Sunday” … and though the sky was a dismal shade of grey, the topic evoked all sorts of thinking about the skies here in this incredible place we call home.… Continue reading I Miss the Sky

Faith / Spirit

A Sweet, Sweet Friend

While in the car one day this spring with my girls, I caught myself saying, "I sure hope Jacqueline and Rob don't decide to move away." They were away at the time, visiting their children and the freshest addition to their family, their beautiful granddaughter, Layla. Unfortunately, shortly after this fateful day in the car,… Continue reading A Sweet, Sweet Friend

Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

Living Wisely

Reflection for Sunday, August 19, 2018 Written by Rev. Jacqueline Samson, St. Stephen's United Church, Hudson Bay SK Scripture Reading: Ephesians 5: 15-20  Living Wisely May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all our hearts, be acceptable to you, O God, our Rock and our Redeemer... In today's scripture passage from Paul's… Continue reading Living Wisely