The Tongue – Part 2

The Tongue – Part 2 As I mentioned last week the word “tongue” is used 575 times in the bible (140 x in the Psalms; 87 x in Proverbs). We will not be looking at them all. Last week we scanned how the word is used in Job and the Psalms. This week we will peruse...

Baptisms This Sunday

Baptisms this Sunday One of my favourite stories in the Bible is found in Acts 8 and records the account of Philip and the Ethiopian Eunuch (8:26-40). In the account Philip is directed by the Lord to go south to the road that “goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza.” There...

Job 11-14 ~ Pastor Byron Hand

This Saturday, June 2, 2018 I will be running in my fifth “Tough Mudder” event. This particular event is to be held in Michigan and I am running with 4 people who Jackie works with. I am running this course with 2 nurses, 1 physician’s assistant, and one physician. I...

With Friends Like These……

With Friends like these … “But what Satan could not do with all his Sabeans, and all his Chaldeans, and all his winds from the wilderness to help him, that he soon did with the debating approaches and the controversial assaults of Eliphaz, and Zophar, and Bildad, and...

The Enemy of Trust ~ Pastor Byron

The Enemy of Trust             I was praying as I travelled over the Atlantic for our upcoming AGM. At that point I had no idea what I was going to share with our church family. I knew I wanted it to be encouraging and celebratory. But had no idea about the actual...

Prepared with No Explanation

Prepared with No Explanation In the book of Job, we are confronted with suffering. A common place problem that all human beings experience to one degree or another. Some very complex questions arise from the problem of suffering that are not easy to answer. The book...