Easter

Holy Humour Sunday: April 11, 2021

Reading from the Scriptures: Psalm 150 150 Shout praises to the Lord!    Praise God in his temple.    Praise him in heaven,    his mighty fortress.2 Praise our God!    His deeds are wonderful,    too marvelous to describe. 3 Praise God with trumpets    and all kinds of harps.4 Praise him with tambourines    and dancing,    with stringed instruments    and woodwinds.5 Praise God with cymbals,    with clashing cymbals.6 Let every living creaturepraise the Lord.    Shout praises to the Lord!

Good Friday

There is no sermon for this service. Instead, there are mini reflections throughout, so we have provided the full text of the service. Opening This Lent, our Faith Study has looked at the last words of Jesus, with commentary from the American preacher, Adam Hamilton. Today’s service is a combination of Scripture, Hamilton’s reflections, poetry,…

May you be one

The following link will provide you with additional information and resources for the whole family for this Sunday, Easter 7: https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Easter-Week7.pdf John 17:1-11 After Jesus had spoken these words, he looked up to heaven and said, “God, the hour has come; glorify your son so that the son may glorify you, since you have given him authority…

Good Lord, Show us the Way

The following link will provide you with additional information and resources for the whole family for this Sunday, Easter 6: https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Easter-Week6.pdf John 14:15-21   The Holy Spirit Is Promised 15 Jesus said to his disciples: If you love me, you will do as I command.  Then I will ask the Father to send you the Holy Spirit who will…

Greater works besides

The following link will provide you with additional information and resources for the whole family for this Sunday, Easter 5: https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Easter-Week5.pdf Readings from the Scriptures John 14:1-14 – The Inclusive Bible Don’t let your hearts be troubled.You have faith in God; have faith in me as well. In God’s house there are many dwelling places; otherwise,…

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…

April 19: Good Medicine

The following link will provide you with additional information and resources for the whole family for this Sunday, Easter 2:  https://sjruc.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Easter-Week2.pdf John 20:19-31 (NRSV) 19 When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews,…