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Sermon, Sunday November 23, 2014

“I learned to fear my instability.  For I did not know in what way I shall fall.  I would have liked to have known that, with due fear, of course. But I got no answer….But this I did learn, both when we fall and when we get up again, we are […]

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Attention all men…it’s that time again! The next Men’s Breakfast will be on Saturday December 6, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. here at the church. You are welcome to come early and help set up or stay later and help with clean up. Hope to see you there.

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Sermon, Sunday November 16, 2014

There’s a Far Side cartoon that shows a crow at the side of a road staring in pure joy at the remains of a flattened elephant. Road kill heaven! The caption reads, “When crows dream.” Pastors and missionaries dream about a crowd response like Jonah received when he […]

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Sermon, Sunday November 9, 2014

Desperate people do desperate things.  One of the most desperate things a human being can do is pray.  It’s the best thing you can do all the time, but even better when you are vulnerable,  like when you’re in the belly of a fish. Christians are crazy enough […]

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Soup’s On

Join a host home for lunch after second service on Sunday, November 23rd.  This is a great way to connect with others beyond Sunday morning.  Think about inviting someone to come with you.  Contact a host family directly to reserve your spot! November 23rd: Hosts are Heidi Geissberger and Amber […]

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Elder Elections

At St. Paul’s Leaskdale Elders provide spiritual leadership and direction for our church. We are electing new Elders this Autumn. Ballots in sealed envelopes were made available to Members on November 16th.  Pray about your nominees and return your vote to the yellow ballot box in the office […]

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Spanish Café

Here’s an opportunity to tune up your Spanish language skills or learn for the first time. Our own Nancy Loraine hosts Spanish Café here at the church in Room 2 on Sundays at 10:15 am (between services). The last Spanish Cafe is coming Up!  Mark November 23rd on your […]

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Are you a thinker?

The Church leadership (pastors and elders) is giving itself to a year long, once a month study of N.T. Wright’s Surprised by Hope, a must read for Christians who are thinking through their faith. If you’re interested in thinking with us, we’d love to have you join us. We’ll […]

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Youth Calendar 2014 / 2015

Grade 7 to Grade 12 Meet in the church sanctuary for large group worship and teaching and then split off into small groups for your grade.  Join in Sunday nights at 7:00 pm on these dates: January 16, 2015 February 8, 2015 March 8, 2015 April 12, 2015

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Congregational Meeting

A Congregational meeting was held on Tuesday, November 4th. It was unanimously voted that we move towards hiring a full time Director of Discipleship.  An official job posting and description will be available soon

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Sermon, Sunday November 2, 2014

A prayer for your week: “The way You have laid open before me is an easy way, compared with the hard way of my own will which leads back to Egypt and to bricks without straw. If You allow people to praise me, I shall not worry.  If […]

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LAUNCH Calendar 2014 / 2015

Grade 12 Students get ready to LAUNCH!  Meet at the home of Duncan & Carrie Hunter, 12 Alsop Place, Uxbridge on the first Sunday of each month at 7:00 pm: November 2, 2014 December 7, 2014 January 4, 2015 February 1, 2015 March 1, 2015 May 3, 2015 June […]

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Women’s Bible Studies

We have a couple of Bible Studies for women starting up: Ladies Bible Study on Spiritual Hunger: filling your deepest longings. This study is based on Matthew 5:6, “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness.” Monday evenings 7-9 pm or Tuesday mornings 9-11 am  both at St. Paul’s […]

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ROCK Calendar 2014 / 2015

ROCK Grades 7 & 8 Here are the dates for all kids in grades 7 & 8. November 16, 2014 December 7, 2014 January 4, 2015 January 11, 2015 February 1, 2015 February 8, 2015 March 1, 2015 March 8, 2015 April 12, 2015 April 26, 2015 May 3, […]

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Sermon, Sunday, October 26, 2014

There’s a story about a guy who wrote a comprehensive work on theology (the way that God works) and after it had gone to print someone noticed that he didn’t have a chapter or even a paragraph in the whole book about prayer. When he was asked about […]

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Sermon, Sunday October 19, 2014

We live in a multi-faith culture where many of the people around us have very different ideas about God. Whether it is about God’s existence, the number of god(s), or God’s goodness, there always seems to be someone around who disagrees with us. Sometimes this makes us ask […]