Archives: January 2014 - Westworth United Church

From Fear and Scarcity to Gratitude and Enough

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, January 26, 2014 I Cor 1:10-18 Westworth has been very fortunate to have a rich heritage of beloved ministers, who have each been instrumental in particular individuals coming into the fold of this church. I have often heard people make reference to Clark or to Eleanor as …Read more

Messy Church Fiesta

Join us for our Messy Church Fiesta on February 9th from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  We will share a hearty chili supper with spice-free options for those who can’t take the heat! Our Theme is: The Fire of the Spirit.  Come and share in the Latin-style music, storytelling, informal worship, friendship, a family-style meal, …Read more

January Luncheon

The Annual January Luncheon will be held on Sunday, Jan. 26. A special fundraising concert, Burns and Beyond, will follow the luncheon at 1:30 in the Sanctuary. Brochan Lom, a male chorus specializing in Scottish song, and Fair Warning, a ladies chorus, will present songs of Robert Burns and more. Tickets are $10.00 and may …Read more

The Soft Light of Epiphany

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, January 5, 2014 Isaiah 60:1-6; Matthew 2:1-12 There weren’t three of them, they weren’t Kings and they weren’t very wise. The magi in our story brought gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh. At some point over the centuries, someone presumed that only one person could carry only …Read more