Will we support our guardian angels?

By Dr. Wayne Holst   It’s not often that I base my monthly column on an article appearing exclusively in the secular press, but here is a recent opinion: piece that is both intriguing and timely, “How should we thank our guardian angels? Certainly not with deportation.” André Picard is recognized for professional and insightful … Continue reading “Will we support our guardian angels?”

Ken Carter: How a scriptural imagination can help Christians face fear

By Kenneth H. Carter   We live in a fearful time. As I write, there have been more than 100,000 documented coronavirus deaths in the United States. The virus is an invisible threat, deadly in its impact. There is much that we do not know about its spread. We have been here now for months, … Continue reading “Ken Carter: How a scriptural imagination can help Christians face fear”

Responsive Prayers

By Dr. Wayne Holst   RESPONSIVE PRAYERS For Every Week of the Church Year (Year B) Revised Common Lectionary Author: David Sparks Editor: Ellen Turnbull Wood Lake Publishing, 2020 Kindle $10. CAD. Paper $24. CAD ISBN #978-1-77343177-2 Publisher’s Promo: By inviting the congregation to participate in the worship  prayers, leaders will nurture the growth and … Continue reading “Responsive Prayers”

Episcopal Preaching Foundation transforms annual conference into innovative online experience

Response to COVID-19 teaches those training for ordination about new world of digital worship Episcopal Preaching Foundation In just two months, as the world responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Episcopal Preaching Foundation (EPF) transformed its annual week-long, in-person Preaching Excellence Program (PEP) for seminarians into the innovative Preaching Excellence Connection, a three-day online seminar … Continue reading “Episcopal Preaching Foundation transforms annual conference into innovative online experience”

No Greater Love – Experiencing the Heart of Jesus Through the Gospel of John

Product Info Publisher: Baker Publishing Group Date Released: Jan 20, 2020 SKU: 9780764218101 Details God came in the flesh to show us what love looks like. To truly see the dynamics of this love, we must take a close look at Jesus’s relationships while he was here on earth. How he loved then is how … Continue reading “No Greater Love – Experiencing the Heart of Jesus Through the Gospel of John”