Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

Bread of Life

Reflection for Sunday, August 5, 2018 Written by Rev. Jacqueline Samson of St. Stephen's United Church in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan Scripture Readings: Ephesians 4: 1-16 A life worthy of your calling; speak the truth in love. Gospel Reading:  John 6: 24-35 The crowds ask for another sign from Jesus.  May the words of my mouth… Continue reading Bread of Life

Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

Where is God?

Reflection for Sunday, July 29, 2018 Written by Rev. Jacqueline Samson of St. Stephen's United Church in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan Scripture Readings: Psalm 14  Fools say, "There is no God." Gospel Reading: John 6: 1-21 Jesus feeds the multitude and walks on water. May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all of… Continue reading Where is God?

Faith / Spirit, Relationships, Weekly Reflections

Expectations Damage

Reflection for Sunday, July 8th, 2018 Written by Rev. Jacqueline Samson, Minister of St. Stephen's United Church in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan Gospel Reading: Mark 6: 1-13 The story of Jesus' unwelcome reception in his hometown and his instruction on how to leave an inhospitable place ... it presents us with a lesson on learning about… Continue reading Expectations Damage

Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

God is Always With Us

Reflection for Sunday, July 1, 2018  Scripture Readings: Psalm 30 - Joy comes with the morning after a night of darkness. Gospel Reading: Mark 5: 21-43 - Jesus heals a woman and a young girl.  May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all of our hearts be acceptable to you, O God, our rock… Continue reading God is Always With Us

Faith / Spirit, Weekly Reflections

Faith as Small as a Mustard Seed

The readings for this reflection come from 1 Samuel 15: 34--16:13 (David is anointed as king) and Mark 6: 26-34 (parables of the growing seed and the mustard seed). Reflection for 4th of Pentecost, Sunday, June 17, 2018  May the words of my mouth and the meditations of all our hearts be acceptable to you, O… Continue reading Faith as Small as a Mustard Seed