Speak up for Green Faith

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

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Which God are we waiting for? Advent 1 sermon

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.

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Salvation by Faith

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

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June 20: Are you storm struck?

Rev Neil Whitehouse Sermon June 20: Are you storm struck? Readings Job 38:1-11, Mark 4:35-41 I see trees of green, red roses too I see them bloom for me and you And I think to myself what a wonderful world. I see skies of blue and clouds of white The bright blessed day, the dark sacred

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June 13: A sign of the times

Rev Neil Whitehouse Sermon June 13 2015 – Third after Pentecost A sign of the times Readings, Ezekiel 17:22-24, Ephesians 3: 16-21, Mark 4: 26-34 We have a sign – a new street sign – to let people know about our worship service. In an age of multi-media communication the choice of the image and

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Pentecost May 23 sermon: Waving not drowning

Rev Neil Whitehouse May 23 sermon Waving not drowning Readings: Acts 2:1-21 John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15 Today is the Birthday of the Christian Church, at least the occasion at Westmount Park United Church that we remember the momentus events of the gift of the Holy Spirit to the first Christians that changed their lives forever and

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