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Parting Words from Pastor Ian

Dear  Church Family, I wrote my final report to the board for their meeting this past week. I’m compelled to share it with you as my final FreeMail letter. Over recent months I’ve been reading and meditating on Acts 20, which is Paul’s farewell to the elders at Ephesus, and used it as a template …


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Search Committee: Congregational Survey

The Search Committee for our next Lead Pastor would appreciate your input as part of the search process.


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Come to the Table

Christmas is a time our culture recognizes as an expression of faith. It gives opportunity to both say “Come and listen, and hear the story of the birth of Jesus!”, as well as a time for us to “go and tell”. Our walk with Jesus both draws us into community with one another and also …


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Notice of Members Meeting

Annual General Meeting Monday, November 6 at 7 pm  |  Gym  |  Childcare provided Join us as we look back on the past year of ministry and forward to what’s on the horizon for the coming year. Also on the agenda: •  vote to fill the existing vacancy on the board •  vote on the …


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FAQ: Difficult Passages Blog #9

Matthew 16:27-28 For the Son of Man is going to come in his Father’s glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what they have done. Truly I tell you, some who are standing here will not taste death before they see the Son of Man coming in his kingdom. …


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FAQ: Difficult Passages Blog #8

Does Jeremiah 29:11 really mean what we think it means? Follow Pastor Jeremy’s response in this week’s opening FAQ blog post.


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FAQ: Difficult Passages Blog #7

Working through other difficult passages, follow Pastor Jeremy’s response to a question from Ephesians 1:11.


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FAQ: Difficult Passages Blog #6

“Do not cut your bodies for the dead or put tattoo marks on yourselves. I am the Lord.” Leviticus 19:28 Question: What about tattoos today? Context: The Book of Leviticus is a summary or compilation of “the commands the Lord gave Moses at Mount Sinai for the Israelites” (Leviticus 27:34). They focus particularly on the …


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FAQ: Difficult Passages Blog #5

Was Jesus being rude when he said “Who is my mother and who are my brothers? Pastor Jeremy identifies some issues surrounding Matthew 12:46-50.


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FAQ: Difficult Passages Blog #4

“But women will be saved through childbearing – if they continue in faith, love and holiness.” – 1 Timothy 2:15 Question: What does it mean “women will be saved through childbearing”? Pastor Ian just preached on 1 Timothy 2 on Sunday, dealing with the question about women teaching and in leadership in light of this passage. …


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