Category Archives: Clergy

Remember

If I had any smouldering worries about whether there’s life after Kent Dobson for Mars Hill Bible Church, they were doused decisively by a powerful sermon from author Glennon Doyle Melton on January 24. Doyle Melton, a blogger and author … Continue reading

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The O-Word

‘It’s not easy being green It seems you blend in with so many other ordinary things And people tend to pass you over ‘Cause you’re not standing out Like flashy sparkles in the water Or stars in the sky’ – … Continue reading

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Broken For Me

We Anglicans are very good at Communion. I guess we’d better be, since most of our churches serve the Lord’s Supper every week. And we are. At my church, we’ve got the system so well-organized that we can almost always serve … Continue reading

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Ask Somebody Already!

I gave a witness talk at the Calgary Anglican Cursillo Movement‘s monthly worship night (AKA Ultreya) last night, and a few of my friends from that community said they wished they could have attended, and listened the talk. In case some of … Continue reading

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The Last Word

When Jesus taught his disciples the Lord’s Prayer, did he conclude it with ‘Amen’? Depends whose Bible you’re reading. Not only which Gospel – Luke 11:2-4 provides a shorter version of the prayer than Matthew 6:9-13 does, so predictably, Luke’s … Continue reading

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Resolutions 2013

As I’ve said before, I’m not a big believer in New Year’s Resolutions. I’m more of a ‘Today is the first day of the rest of your life‘ kinda guy. An ‘Every day is New Year’s Day‘ kinda guy. But … Continue reading

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Pastor’s Day, Part 2

Could you have a beer with your pastor? (And even if you could, would you want to?) I’ve had one with mine – and I hope to repeat the experience again soon. I attend Holy Trinity Anglican Church, where the Reverend … Continue reading

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