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20th Anniversary & Confirmation Service - The Right Reverend John H. Chapman, Bishop of Ottawa

Monday, August 14th, 2017

Our bishop preaches to us on our 20th anniversary celebration and confirmation service. The text is the miracle of Jesus walking on water, and Bishop John sees Peter's response to Jesus as an allegory for our faith journey.

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9th Sunday after Pentecost 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

This is a sermon about the loaves and the fishes - a miracle that happens in all four gospels, and a miracle Jesus himself continues to remind his disciples over and over. Why? Why did Jesus constantly keep reminding his disciples about this miracle? This is a story about the significance and meaning of this miraculous feast. 

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8th Sunday after Pentecost 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Monday, July 31st, 2017

This is a sermon about a parable we don't often hear or perhaps even notice - the Pearl of Great Price. 

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7th Sunday after Pentecost 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Monday, July 24th, 2017

In some sense a continuation of last week, this sermon wrestles with the parable of wheat and weeds. 

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6th Sunday after Pentecost 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Monday, July 17th, 2017

This is a sermon about seeds and gardens, us and God. 

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5th Sunday after Pentecost 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Our podcast sermon series has resumed! In this sermon, Rev. Geoff preaches about our shadow-selves and bringing them into the light. 

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Epiphany 4 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Monday, January 30th, 2017

This is a sermon about hope. Not optimism, hope.

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Epiphany 3 2017 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

For most of us today, Christianity is no longer a belief system, it is a relationship: a relationship with God through Jesus, a relationship with a church community, and it informs our relationship with the world. We no longer debate beliefs, we share our lives. 

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Eighth Sunday after Pentecost 2015 - Charles Maier

Monday, July 20th, 2015

The sermon this Sunday was given by Charles Maier accompanied with a visual presentation. Charles spoke of the journey he will be taking with his wife Valerie Maier, as they both head to Saint Mary's Anglican Church in Mayo, Yukon, where they will share a Ministry of Presence in the community. In his presentation, Charles describes some of the gifts and challenges they will encounter in their ministry.

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Vestry Sunday 2015 - The Reverend Geoffrey Chapman

Monday, February 23rd, 2015

This is Reverend Geoff's Annual Vestry Report looking back on the 2014 year and looking forward to 2015.

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