Archives: November 2016 - Westworth United Church

A Servant King

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, November 20, 2016 Jeremiah 23:1-6; Luke 1:68-79 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable to you, our God. There it was again—that deep foreboding that something was terribly wrong. As I immersed myself in the tasks of the day, it …Read more

A Place of Wholeness and Holiness

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, November 13, 2016 Haggai 1:15b-2:9 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable to you, our God. At our Bible Study a few weeks ago, a question arose about something called the prosperity gospel. It refers to a theology being promoted …Read more

Messy Church

On Sunday, November 20 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm, we will be having our first Messy Church of the new school year. This will be the first one organized by David, so it’ll either be great … or at least entertaining! We’ll be starting off with an hour of sheep focused crafts, so expect …Read more

Be Vigilant

Rev. Dr. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd, Westworth United Church, Remembrance Day Nov. 6, 2016 Matthew 25:1-13 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable to you, our God. It was during the Second World War, when connections began to be made between the fascism, which our soldiers were risking their …Read more