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Cory’s Spiritual RE-Birthday Interview

Hey church! If you heard the sermon this past weekend, I encouraged you all to read the account of Paul’s “glory story” in Acts chapter 9 and I also promised to post more on my own spiritual RE-birthday. On March 19th, 1996 – over twenty-two years ago...

The Shack Movie

Hi all,   Back in 2011 when Paul Young's book, The Shack, came out, we provided some concerns about the book from a Biblical standpoint and warned about the errant theology represented in this fiction book. We also pointed out, by quoting the author in an interview...

Spiritual Gifts

In my sermon on Spiritual Gifts on February 4/5, I mentioned a variety of gifts that are in scripture. To see the slide with the various spiritual gifts, click here.   If you do not know what your spiritual gifts are, you should do the work of discovering...

I’m Complementarian and I Read Books By Women

Our elder chairman, Tim Wiebe, sent me this blog post, suggesting I read it. I was blessed by what Tim Challies wrote and agree with this thinking on this. One of the truths we discover in Scripture is that it teaches the full equality between men...

How Can I Minister to My Classmates This Year?

Hey Church! Came across this article and audio from John Piper today on the Desiring God website. It is a very helpful and relevant article for students of any age and in any grade. There are some very practical tips on how you can not only...

Fifty Fruits of Pride

I think the source for this was by a man named Brent Detwiler.  I am not certain, but this is where my investigation led me.   I first heard about this list from Robbie Symons at Harvest Oakville in a sermon he delivered at a...

What My Church Gained—and Lost—When We Stopped Renting

Hey Church, One of our fellow congregants, Aaron Armstrong wrote an article for Christianity Today. It's fantastic trip down memory lane about our rental days at Banting High School. Give it a read: What My Church Gained—and Lost—When We Stopped Renting   Dan Taylor Director of Communications dtaylor@harvestlondon.ca...

3 Things Pastor’s Kids Need from their Church Families

Hi all, Cindy and my kids are almost grown and we are close to being done the parenting phase of life, so this request comes more for our other staff who still have children at home.  Although I can tell you from 24 years in pastoral...