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Ordination of Brian Gaeta-Symonds: 3.7.15

Please join us for Brian’s ordination service on Saturday, March 7, at 2:00 pm. We look forward to celebrating God’s work through Immanuel, rejoicing in our shared Christian calling, and marking this moment in Brian’s ministry. 51 more words


"Confirm Your Calling!"

2 Peter 1: 10 Therefore, brothers, be all the more diligent to confirm your calling and election, for if you practice these qualities you will never fall. 659 more words


BAP - an introduction

So after months (years?) of waiting, I’ve finally been given the green light to go to BAP; and this, I’ve decided, is going to kick-start me into writing more. 1,725 more words


Abandonment Issues and Priorities

Hi, Gang!

Sorry about that. I so admire people who can teach a class and blog at the same time. I’m not one of them, evidently. 141 more words



One of the nights I worked this past week was because of an event held by our local ecumenical group. The Westmount Christian Council formed several decades ago when lay people in St Peter’s neighbourhood decided the Churches should cooperate better. 758 more words


Do You Need Ordination?

A friend’s teenage daughter recently asked us how she could respond to peers at school who told her the Orthodox Church is sexist because it doesn’t ordain women. 557 more words

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