Monthly Archives: May 2015

Pathways – Shaped by the master gardener

One of my favourite places in my father’s garden was an area he called his plant hospital. There, he would take sick shrubs that his garden center customers had returned and nurse them back to health. But that’s not all, when my father looked at these shrubs he would see something in them that wasn’t…

Come out and watch our CCSA Team play ball!!

Upcoming Softball Schedule:   SCBC Fishers of Men Saturday May 30th, 2015 @6pm – (Muirhead Park) Sunday May 31st, 2015 @2pm & 4pm – (Muirhead Park)   Rescheduled Games: Fishers of Men Saturday May 23rd 4pm Rescheduled -> July 19th 6pm (Parkway Forest) Fishers of Men Saturday May 23rd 6pm Rescheduled -> July 5th 2pm…

Women’s Retreat 2015

SCBC Women’s Retreat 2015! (COME FILL YOUR CUP on November 6th & 7th, 2015) Life is demanding and sometimes we are running on empty. Come enjoy a mini retreat away from life’s demands. It’s just a scenic 70 minutes north of SCBC located on a shore of lake Simcoe near Barrie. We will be taking…

Pathways – Wrestling or soaring?

One of the primary questions that pastors are asked is “How can I know God’s will for my life?” And when we talk about God’s will we often talk about needing to discover it. So we expend a great deal of effort trying to search the mind of God and wrestle his plan for our…

Pathways – What is God’s will for my life?

“Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only he who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.” (Matthew 7:21) I was never any good at math. One of the reasons for that, according to Soren Kierkegaard, was that I relied on the answers given…

“Homosexuality and the Gospel” Conference

Hosted by City on a Hill, Young Nak Presbyterian Church’s English Ministry, Homosexuality and The Gospel conference features the dynamic and biblical teacher Christopher Yuan. The conference is held on Friday May 29th (7PM-9PM) and Saturday May 30th (9AM – 4PM). It can be said that homosexuality is the issue for the church in our time. Our…

Pathways – As for me and my house we will serve the Lord

Long ago a man of God by the name of Joshua called the idol worshiping Israelites to commit themselves to God (Joshua 24). In the midst of that proclamation he boldly states, “… as for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.” (Joshua 24:15) Notice what Joshua doesn’t say. He doesn’t say, “As…

To whom shall we go project

“Hey a group of Christian friends are conducting a survey to understand the faith experience of the Canadian-born Chinese Christians, 13 years or older, so that we can support you/them better.  To find out more about the survey view this video. The survey takes about 8 to 10 minutes so please go to Towhom.ca  to…

Village Eulogia Organization Walk

Saturday May 23, 2015; 9am – 2pm Where: 3377 Bayview Avenue The Village Eulogia Organization Walk is a 5KM community fundraiser in support of families with special needs. It is a way to walk alongside this organization as they bless the families they work with. Following the walk is a picnic with lots of good…