Intended for Good

Intended for Good

                        August 27, 2017 | Genesis 50: 15 – 21  | Rev. Nancy Talbot The last two Sundays we’ve been looking at the story of Joseph and his brothers.  We’ve talked about how even a bit

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Preserving Life

Preserving Life

August 20, 2017 | Genesis 45: 1-15  | Rev. Nancy Talbot Yesterday a rally planned at Vancouver City Hall.  It was organized by a group called the Cultural Action Party whose platform includes anti-immigration and specifically anti-Muslim policies all in the name of preserving “traditional Canadian values.” 

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Breaking the Chain

Breaking the Chain

                August 13, 2017 | Genesis 37: 1-28  | Rev. Nancy Talbot   This summer I’ve been watching the series “13 Reasons Why” on Netflix.  It’s a drama about a high school student named Hannah Baker who records a box

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What is your name?

What is your name?

August 6, 2017 | Genesis 32: 22-31 | Nancy Talbot We’ve all heard the saying “sticks and stones can break my bones but names can never hurt me.” If you’ve ever been called or called yourself fat, or stupid, slow or old, or any number of derogatory names

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A Woman, a Weed and a Worker

A Woman, a Weed and a Worker

July 30, 2017 | Matthew  13: 31-33, 44-52 | Nancy Talbot This week I spent the final days of my summer vacation in one of my favorite places, Naramata village on the shore of Lake Okanagan.  It’s a place I have been making pilgrimage to for over 25

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