Sermons on Acts

Pentecost

Readings from Scripture (Message)  Acts 2:1-21 When the Feast of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. Without warning there was a sound like a strong wind, gale force—no one could tell where it came from. It filled the whole building. Then, like a wildfire, the Holy Spirit spread through their ranks, and…

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Welcome to our online worship service! This morning we will celebrate communion. You are invited to gather whatever you have available for your communion elements. For the ‘bread’: a bun, crackers (yes, Goldfish crackers are perfectly ok!), bread, etc. For the wine: juice, milk, water, wine, ice tea, etc.

As well, we will be blessing prayer shawls in the service. If you have recently completed a shawl but haven’t had a chance to get it to Teresa, you are invited to have the shawl(s) with you during the blessing time.

Come, Oh Holy Spirit

The following links will provide you with additional activities for the whole family for this Pentecost Sunday:https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/PentecostColoring.pdfhttps://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Pentecost-Spinner.pdf Readings from the Scriptures  (NRSV)  Acts 2:1-21 When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place. And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled…

We’re in this Together

The following link will provide you with additional information and resources for the whole family for this Sunday, Easter 4: https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Easter-Week4.pdf Scripture Reading: Acts 2:42-47  (Contemporary English Version) They spent their time learning from the apostles, and they were like family to each other. They also broke bread[a] and prayed together. 43 Everyone was amazed by the many miracles…

Anniversary Sunday

Dreams and Visions of New Life  In the fall, and again this February, some of us met after church to talk about St. James’-Rosemount.  We reflected on what God had given us – the resources and blessings for which we are thankful, the people who are the church in this moment in time, and the…