Monthly Archives: April 2015

Pathways – Sowing seeds today for tomorrow’s harvest

Spring has arrived and Janet is busy preparing our vegetable bed and thinking of the veggies that we will grow this year.  I know that the nice weather has only just arrived and it may seem premature to be talking about planting the garden but Janet knows she has to sow seeds early in order…

Pathways – Wives submit to your husbands

I got your attention with the title of today’s Pathways didn’t I?   Everyone seems to know this text, even people outside the faith seem to be able to quote the phrase, “Wives submit to your husbands.”  And truthfully it is perhaps one of the most abused and hated pieces of Scripture of all time. It…

HNM/SSIP Presents – Community Discussion on GMO

Are you concerned about the health and environmental effects of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs)? Are you interested in learning more? Join us on April 29, 2015, 6pm to 8pm @SCBC – Refreshment and TTC tokens will be provided.

Pathways – Children who possess nothing

“I tell you the truth, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.” (Mark 10:15) Do you like to receive gifts? Of course you do. We are all encouraged and flattered to receive a present. But I think that as we get older it becomes harder…

Hand-Crafted Mother’s Day Cards

The Caring Card Ministry is going to showcase their hand-crafted Mother’s Day cards, etc., this Sunday, April 19, 8am-12:30pm at the fellowship hall. Bring home a card for your mom or friends with a free-will donation. Proceeds will support the Brazil Short Term Mission Team 2015.  

Pathways – Family Matters

“As for me and my house we will serve the Lord” (Joshua 24:15) What do you think are the marks of a successful family?  Do you measure success in your family by the “B’s” in life – brains, BMW’s, and beauty? Or maybe you measure success in your family by the “C’s” in life –…

A Night In & Out at Matthew House

We welcome you to join us for a special event that will be held on Friday April 17 at the Matthew House which includes dinner, bowling and a sleepover. We will be spending time with refugees from the Matthew House and be able to listen to their incredible stories about their journey to Canada and…

Brazil short term mission team 2015

The 2015 SCBC Brazil STM Team has been finalized! Praise the Lord! Moving forward, we are encouraging SCBC brothers and sisters to support us in our fundraising initiatives. Please join us for some creative snacks and food: April 19 – Mother Day Card  Thank you for your support! April 26 – Fish Balls, Egg Tarts…

Pathways – He is Risen

E. Stanley Jones was an influential missionary to India for a good part of the 20th century.  He tells of how after Mahatma Gandhi was assassinated the radio announcers did nothing but eulogize the great leader night and day. Three days after the assassination, Mrs. Naidu, a renowned Indian poet, gave a broadcast lamenting the…

THANK YOU OOTC Volunteers!

EM Outreach Team would like to thank all the volunteers that came out to the Out of the Cold Shelter and all the donations we received this winter. Thank you for your dedication and your great reflection of God’s love to the homeless community! See everyone again next season starting November 2015!