Archives: April 2015 - Westworth United Church

We Don’t “Do” Sin

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, April 19, 2015 I John 3:1-7; Luke 24:36-48 The primary purpose of preaching is to proclaim the good news. But sometimes our lectionary readings from the Bible seem to give us more of a bad news message than good news. Today’s reading from I John could be …Read more

Spring Rummage Sale

Westworth is holding its spring rummage sale on Saturday, April 25 from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon.

Still, We Must Dance

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, * John 20:1-18 Thank God for bunnies and chocolate; for the squeals of glee when another Easter egg is found; for the toasted scent of hot cross buns and the intricate pattern of painted eggs. Thank God for an extra day of family fun and messy crafts, …Read more

Rediscovering the Drama of Palm Sunday

Rev. Mona F. Denton, Westworth United Church,Sunday, March 29, 2015 Psalm 118:19-29; Mark 11:1-11 We don’t have many processional hymns anymore. The Processional Hymn tends to be reserved for those Sundays when we are celebrating the high holy festivals of the church. At Westworth we usually have them at Christmas and Easter, though we occasionally …Read more