The Spirit of the Lord is upon me,
he has appointed me
to preach Good News to the poor,
he has sent me to heal the broken hearted
and to announce
that the blind shall see,
that captives shall be released
and the downtrodden shall be freed
from their oppressors.
– Luke 4:18
Preaching is a central part of sharing the Christian faith.
It is not an attempt to convince or force anyone into believing something, it is sharing the rich spiritual tradition and wisdom of Jesus with each other. Christianity is a communal faith – we go beyond our own personal practice and come together to be challenged, enlightened and to deeply question our beliefs.
Sermons at Canadian Memorial will include Scripture, the latest thinking in philosophy and psychology, social justice themes, contemporary issues, myth and personal honesty. Come and be challenged!
Interested in the readings for the week? Click here for the lectionary generally used throughout the year. The Bible we use is the New Revised Standard Version.
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