Jesus calls us to follow in his footsteps -- to be disciples and to make disciples.
"I know that you are looking for Jesus, who was crucified. He is not here; he has risen."
As Jesus enters the temple, he sees a whole enterprise profiting from the sacrificial system. Jesus turns the whole place upside down. His existence now redefines the presence of God. Later, the outpouring of the Holy Spirit signifies the new way God dwells in the midst of us.
Jesus' plan to "rule the world" began with an unusual objective: make disciples. Simply stated: discipleship is a big deal.
In baptism God signs and seals his people into covenantal membership of his family.
The church has fasted during Lent for almost a millennium. During Lent you are invited to give up something of personal value and reorient your rhythm of life around the God who defeated sin at the cross and death at the empty tomb.
The parable of the Good Samaritan opens wide the door for an intentional life of neighbouring. Jesus is inviting you to experience divine and earthly love in our neighbourhoods, workplaces and schools.
God has a heart for the marginalized generations in our community.
The Lord teaches his people in Leviticus that "when a foreigner resides among you in your land, do not mistreat them. The foreigner residing among you must be treated as your native-born."