Glory Stories on Easter Monday

On January 1st this year, our family was planning to join our church community, Emmanuel Montreal, to pray in the New Year.  Instead, a snowstorm, my husband working nights and beloved company rerouted our plans.  We found ourselves gathered around the kitchen table, with munchies, markers and blank sheets of paper, as we bravely doodled […]

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Love Came Down in Wisdom/L’amour arrive avec sagesse

As a follower of Jesus Christ, when you find yourself facing trials of every size and variety, don’t be surprised. Since Adam & Eve said “yes” to desire and “no” to God, humanity has struggled. Christians are no exception but thankfully, our faith in trials reaps fruit found nowhere else. James, co-leader of the Church, […]

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Love Came Down: the Prize/ l’amour est arrivée: le priz

A new build is tough for anyone, but to continue the work of Christ’s Church, replacing a giant in the spirit, like Apostle Paul, that would be a daunting task indeed. In two letters to Timothy, Paul exhorts his young son to keep the faith, to disentangle from the contenders, those desiring to debate the […]

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Love Came Down with Light/L’amour est arrivé avec la lumière

In 1 Thessalonians, Paul writes to a church rocked by persecution. The citizens of the city, perhaps even relatives, dragged believers into the streets in protest against this new faith in Jesus.  Acts 17 details how the city of Thessalonica (second largest city in current Greece today) erupted in outrage as a massive mob sought […]

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