Sermon 21 October 2018 – Westmount Park United Church Yesterday I went to a spectacular exhibition of Vegan and Vegetarian lifestyle resources at Palais de Congres, along with our new member of staff, Erica Follon. At one point, a person at the Anti-Speciesism booth was explaining to us their work, and he used a key
Misogyny, Empathy and Contradiction Westmount Park United Church – Sunday 11 December 2016 Third Sunday of Advent Readings: Isaiah 35:1-10, James 5:7-10, Luke 1:46b-55 The season of Christmas social gatherings has begun. I have been to three already. It struck me that the readings for this season are as regular as all the festivities, and
Second Sunday of Advent, Westmount Park United Church, 4 Dec. 2016 Readings: Isaiah 11: 1-10, Matthew 3: 1-12 Open to Hope, open to God? If you think our taking a non-conventional series of themes in Advent, is because I find the traditional one’s inferior, think again. The traditional Sundays of Advent are hope, love peace
Sermon Westmount Park United Church Which God are we waiting for? 27 Nov. 2016 Advent 1 Readings Isaiah 2:1-5, Romans 13:11-14, Matthew 24:36-44 As time goes by, I realise I have been waiting for the wrong God. But stop me there. ‘You lost me at the title Neil’. We have a problem being religious.
Salvation by Faith Sermon at Westmount Park United Church Saturday 18 August 2015 Readings: Ephesians 2:4-10, Luke 12:22-31 ‘By grace are yea saved through faith’ Eph. 2:8 “All the blessings which God hath bestowed upon man are of his mere grace, bounty, or favour; His free, undeserved favour; favour altogether underserved; man having no claim