March 24, 2019 | Luke 11: 5-10 | Rev. Nancy Talbot

March 24, 2019  |  Luke 11: 5-10  | Rev. Nancy Talbot

  March 24, 2019 Lent 3 – “Ask and You Will Receive” Luke 11:5-10 Rev. Nancy Talbot A couple weeks ago I had a conversation with a colleague who has been completing a doctorate in preaching at the University of Chicago. She was telling me how shocked

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When Bushes Burn and Angels Appear

When Bushes Burn and Angels Appear

                          September 24,  2017 | Exodus 2 | Rev. Nancy Talbot   Last week we started a 10 week series on the story of the Exodus, one of the foundational narratives for people of both

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Call the Midwife

Call the Midwife

                  September 17, 2017 | Exodus 1: 8-2:10 | Rev. Nancy Talbot   Today we begin our series on the story of the Exodus, one of the foundational narratives in both the Jewish and Christian traditions.  The next several

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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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