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Covenant Weekly - June 19, 2018

Make yourself at home. An expression of welcome. An invitation into comfort. Something we say when we want someone to be able to relax - to be able to ask for what they need or desire as they need it. Or perhaps a... Read More

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Summer Intern Announcement

We are excited to announce that Sarah Laurin will be joining our staff team as a Summer Ministry Apprentice for eight weeks in July and August. Sarah is an active part of our church life - in Sr. High, as a helper... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - June 12, 2018

The following poem is a personal reflection I shared on Sunday morning regarding how each generation tends to approach the next based solely on their experience and expectations. I've been asked to share it in... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - June 5, 2018

On Sunday morning we scratched the surface regarding the numbers of people who have moved from identifying as "Christian" in our area and are now identifying as "no religion." This "no religion" identification is,... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - May 29, 2018

All the believers were together and had everything in common. -Acts 3:44 I remember very clearly, when one of my boys was little, the stage in which he wanted to "do it mineself!" It is both a challenging and... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - May 22, 2019

There are 25 area Christian churches listed on shopmidland.com. Four of them are in Penetanguishene. None of them are exactly the same. The reality that churches can all claim belief in the same God, revealed in... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - May 15, 2018

This is a summary of something I've been working through with different classes during a Christian Education component I have the privilege of leading at a local school. How well do you listen? Below is a video with... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - May 8, 2018

I was reminded this week of a prayer attributed to St. Theresa of Avila. It says this: Christ has no body now on earth but yours; no hands but yours; no feet but yours. Yours are the eyes through which the... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - May 1, 2018

The best-laid plans of mice and men often go awry. This idea (put forward in his own unique way by Robert Burns in his poem To a Mouse) observes a reality that we all experience from time to time. This week, instead... Read More

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Covenant Weekly - April 24, 2018

Twice in scripture, Jesus is described as weeping. When Jesus saw [Mary] weeping, and the Jews who had come along with her also weeping, he was deeply moved in spirit and troubled. "Where have you laid him?" he... Read More