November 18, 2018 | Genesis 25:19-28 | Rev. Nancy Talbot

WE LIVE, WE LOVE: What is your name? Genesis 25 19-28 Nancy Talbot at Mount Seymour United Church November 18, 2018 There’s a phrase I hear repeated over and over in my house, the phrase “it’s not fair.” “It’s not fair that he got more dessert than I did.” “It’s not fair that he got […]

November 11, 2018 | We Live, We Love: Reconciled | Carla Wilks

We Live, We Love: Reconciled Remembrance Day 2018 Carla Wilks   To put today’s reading from Genesis into the broader context, earlier in Genesis the stories tell us that Joseph was the favourite son of Jacob.  His brothers hated him, they kidnapped him and planned to murder him, but then ended up throwing him into […]

October 28, 2018 | Genesis 19: 1-19 | Rev. Nancy Talbot

October 28, 2018 Genesis 19: 1-19 WE LIVE, WE LOVE:  Looking Back Nancy Talbot at Mount Seymour United Church   I don’t know how old I would have been the first time I heard the story of Sodom and Gomorrah as a child in Sunday school. I’m certain that many of the details we heard this […]

October 14, 2018 | Genesis 32:22-31 | Rev Nancy Talbot

  October 13, 2018 Genesis 32: 22-31 WE LIVE, WE LOVE: What Is Your Name?  Nancy Talbot at Mount Seymour United Church  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 stupid or slow, or looked in the mirror and called […]