Sermon: Can I Believe?

Rev. Kristin Philipson, Baptism of Jesus I want you to picture yourself out walking along a trail – perhaps you’re out in Algonquin park, walking through sugar maple trees, or maybe your path takes your through the middle of a Vancouver Island rainforest, the ground...

Reflections on Starting a New Year

Kristin Philipson I wanted us to hear the poem, “Let us Prepare for Winter,” because I think it’s a good description of what we are invited to do as we welcome the new year. It is time to go inside; not only because the weather is growing colder, but because the new...

Amazing Grace

Mark 7:24-37, Proper 18, by Rev. Kristin Philipson I used to visit a certain hair stylist and I don’t remember every appointment I had at her salon but I can recall this particular one pretty well because of what it taught me.  I went in for the appointment and this...