Recordings etc., May 15, 2021

Hello church, I hope the Lord is doing good things inside you during this lock-down. May he draw us close to himself, and may he teach us to pray. This week’s sermon is from Christ’s command: “The harvest is plentiful but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest to send out workers…” … Continue reading

Recordings etc., May 8, 2021

Announcements: The NS government said yesterday we will be in this lock-down at least until the end of May. So let’s aim to make the most of it. Dr. Strang spoke to an online prayer meeting this week, and asked for prayer for himself and his team, for endurance and wisdom. They are very tired. … Continue reading

Stay home Sunday

Because of the province-wide lock-down that started on April 28, faith gatherings are not permitted. (https://novascotia.ca/coronavirus/restriction-updates/) So there will be no in-person church service this Sunday, and probably the one after, and we’ll see after that.. Please also note that there was an exposure notice at Bridgewater Superstore. See https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/nova-scotia/possible-covid-19-exposures-in-nova-scotia-1.5803594  It’s from over a week … Continue reading

Announcements, recordings, April 24, 2021

Case numbers are alarmingly high in NS, but not right around us. The government has not directed us to stop gathering for church, so with prayer and much consideration we will go ahead and have our church service tomorrow, with the following advice… Please don’t feel any pressure to attend. If it is a smaller … Continue reading

Announcements, recordings, Happy Easter!

Christ is Risen! That changes everything. We will celebrate the Lord’s supper tomorrow. Pick up your cup on the way in. And if you are able, remember the benevolent offering on your way out. Long Lake Camp’s update and summer schedule are here and here. Wednesday Night Bible Study will begin this Wednesday, 6:45 to … Continue reading

The Lord’s Death and the Lord’s Prayer

How Christ’s death puts flesh onto the prayer he taught his disciples to pray. (A special online message for Good Friday. Available in audio at Soundcloud here or Dropbox here.) Many of us learned the Lord’s prayer as children, long before we understood much about Christ’s death. The disciples, too, learned this prayer from Jesus … Continue reading