Are you familiar with the term “too big to fail”? It’s a phrase that emerged in the late 80’s to describe large corporations, specifically financial institutions which have become so large and globally interconnected that if they were to fail, it would have catastrophic effects on the whole economic system. They are too big to […]Read More Bye Bye Babylon, Hello Hallelujahs!
Most of us are familiar with the archetypal trope of the femme fatale. The term is French for fatal woman. She is usually presented as a temptress, driven, manipulative and shrewd. She is often very dangerous to the men she tangles with, usually being cast as a villain in the story. From the Bible to Arthurian tales, […]Read More By the Waters of Babylon
This Sunday we’re going to spend a significant amount of time talking about judgement and wrath, specifically, God’s judgement and wrath. We’ll be continuing our study in Revelation, covering chapters 15-16. It’s not very often that an entire message finds judgement as its focal point, but this is the nature of the two chapters we’ll […]Read More Right Undoing Wrong
Do you remember being a child and watching scary movies? Sometimes, when the monster was about to attack or the action got really tense, it seemed prudent to hide under a blanket, or cover your eyes, or suddenly get interested in something else until the tension eased in the story. Who am I kidding…I’m still like […]Read More Destinations in View
Well, I hope everyone had a good and pleasant holiday season. For the last two weeks we’ve had special services – but this Sunday we’ll be returning to our normal schedule of a 9 and 11 o’clock service. We’ll also be returning to our study of the book of Revelation! We’ll be reading chapter 13. […]Read More Things Get Beastly
I just want to remind everyone that this Sunday, New Year’s Eve, we will only be having one service at 10 am. We’ll be praying for the new year, singing together, taking communion, and considering Jesus’ words in John 16:33. It’s been a tumultuous year and I know many people are glad to see it […]Read More A New Year’s Hope
The big day is just a day and a half out – and I know many of us are excited and busy! I just want to remind you that we’re taking a break from our study in Revelation for the next two Sundays. Tomorrow, on Christmas Eve, we’ll have one, short service at 10am, and […]Read More It’s Christmas Time!