Archives: February 2014 - Westworth United Church

A Third Way of Loving

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, February 23, 2014 Matthew 5:38-48 On the radio last week, I heard a protestor in Ukraine saying that their situation had devolved into a civil war between the right and the left. There was no such thing as a peaceful revolution. Violence was inevitable. I was deeply …Read more

Samedi Swing

Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 6:30 pm. Come out and enjoy some tasty desserts and wonderful music provided by the Westworth Winds Big Band and the Haskins Street Band featuring Dan Donahue. Tickets will be available in the Narthex following the church service on Sunday or in the church office during the week. Tickets will …Read more

Lenten Study on Mission

Mondays, 7:30-9:00 pm in the Parlour We will be studying the World Council of Churches new mission statement: Together Towards Life: Mission and Evangelism in Changing Landscapes. Each session will include Bible study and discussion on that day’s theme. People are welcome to come to one or all sessions. March 10: Spirit of Mission: Breath …Read more

Little Lights in the World

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd­, Westworth United Church, February 9, 2014 Matt 5:13-14; I Cor 2:1-12 What are the marks of a Christian? I’d like your help with this question this morning and, if the acoustics allow, invite you to call out in a word what the gospels tells us the followers of Jesus should …Read more

The Blessed

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, February 2, 2014 Matt 5:1-12; Micah 6:1-8 Are you blessed? How many people here consider themselves to be blessed? I certainly feel blessed with health, with family, with friends, with a comfortable home and money to travel. But what do I mean by this? Do I mean …Read more