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Mountains to Climb

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOVEMBER 10, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram                                                                                                                                    Remembrance Day MOUNTAINS TO CLIMB Joshua 14: 6 – 12; 2 Corinthians 4: 7 – 12; Mark 14: 32 – 36   At the highest point on Vimy Ridge, stands a monument commemorating Canadian soldiers who won this strategic piece of land from the Germans […]

Home Coming

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NOVEMBER 3, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram “HOME COMING” Jeremiah 32: 1 – 15; 2 Corinthians 1: 3 – 11; Mark 8: 31   A newly hired manager goes to her desk where she finds a note from the departing manager which reads, “I’ve left three numbered envelopes in the desk drawer for […]

In The Presence of God

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STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 27, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram IN THE PRESENCE OF GOD Numbers 11: 4 – 20; Romans 12: 12; Mark 11: 22 – 25   Today is Reformation Sunday.  I didn’t realize how reformed I am, until I visited Israel.  We were there with Christians from around the world.  At the sites […]

Human Beings, Being Human

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 20, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram HUMAN BEINGS BEING HUMAN 1 John 1: 5-10; Romans 7: 14 – 25; Luke 18: 9 – 14 A minister walking down the street came upon a dog surrounded by a group of 11-year-old boys. Concerned the boys were hurting the dog, he asked, “What […]

Thanking the Giver

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 13, 2019 Rev Sabrina Ingram Thanksgiving Sunday THANKING THE GIVER Psalm 65: 8 – 13; Romans 8: 15 – 17 & 26 – 28; Matthew 7: 7 – 11 We live in interesting times when former religions are being cast out and a “Secular Religion” is rising. People are highlighting […]

Welcome a Challenge

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OCTOBER 6, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram World Communion Sunday WELCOME A CHALLENGE Romans 5: 1 – 5; Matthew 5: 1 – 12 This week I received an email, the subject line posed the question: Is stupidity a cause for a pastor to murder the stupid person? Since the person who sent […]

Life-Giving Relationships

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH SEPTEMBER 29, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram LIFE-GIVING RELATIONSHIPS Genesis 2: 15 – 24; John 13: 31 – 35 The last time Terry and I were in London we connected with friends we hadn’t seen for some time. They had bought a new house and we went to see it. We caught […]

24/7

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH SEPTEMBER 22, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram 24 / 7 Romans 12: 1 – 3 & 6 – 12; John 10: 6 – 10 On my recent vacation, we stayed in West Palm Beach County, Florida. That may ring a bell if you were monitoring Hurricane Dorian. WPB is 100 miles directly […]

Look on the Other Side

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH SEPTEMBER 15, 2019 Rev. Reg McMillan Look on the Other Side 1 Timothy 1: 12-17; Luke 15: 1-10; John 21: 1-8 Where were you 55 years and 2 days ago? How many of you were at Adam Scott Collegiate? Thank you for being there and here. September 13, 1964 a group […]

Hie-Ho, Hie-Ho

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ST. STEPHEN’S PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH SEPTEMBER 8, 2019 Rev. Sabrina Ingram HIE-HO, HIE-HO Genesis 3: 17 – 19; Philippians 1: 22 – 26; Matthew 25: 14 – 30 The parents of a teenager were worried about their son’s career choice, so they met with a career counsellor. The counsellor said he had a test that would […]