November 23 , 2017 Council Minutes

Chair, Laura Richard read:     “Treaty People” We acknowledge that we are Treaty people and that, we are gathered in the traditional territory of Nakota, Lacota and Cree First Nations, an area more recently known as the Larger Area included in Treaty 4.   A. Call to Order:     The Council meeting was called to order by … Read more

October 19 , 2017 Council Minutes

    Opening “Treaty People” We acknowledge that we are Treaty people and that, we are gathered in the traditional territory of Nakota, Lacota and Cree First Nations, an area more recently known as the Larger Area included in Treaty 4. A. Call to Order:  The Council meeting was called to order by Laura Richard, … Read more

Want to stay on the winning side?

Mark 9:2-9 Do you wish faith was a sure thing? Do you wish that you could prove to yourself and the world that God, as you understand, is absolutely real and unquestionable? Do you wish you had total understanding of of the Bible and all that it means? When I went to University to get … Read more

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Scripture Mark 1: 14-20 Reflection Have you ever had a job that was terrible?  Something that you either didn’t want to do or were completely unsuited for?  I’ve had a few over the years.  It’s not really that they were bad jobs in themselves, it’s just that I wasn’t the person to do them.  I … Read more

Newsletter November 2016

    The United Church Of Canada   St. Andrew’s United Church 60 Athabasca East, Moose Jaw, Sask. S6H 0L2 Phone 306-692-0533 – Fax 306-692-0534 E-Mail: st.andrew’smj@sasktel.net   From Jim’s Desk: Keep Christ in Christmas! This is a familiar saying this time of year; whether it’s someone objecting to the latest design on a takeout … Read more

Enter The Gates Of Heaven!

Matthew 25:31–46 Maybe you remember from high school English class the idea of literary themes. In any story, including in the Bible, there’s always a conflict. There’s human vs. Human – maybe Jesus and the temple authorities would be an example. There’s human vs. Self such as Saul’s conversion to Paul on the road to … Read more

Water Walkers

Matthew 14:22-33 Reflection We’d been out on the lakes for a few days and loving it.  We were canoeing through the Bowron Lakes of B.C., a chain of 12 lakes that is very popular with paddlers from around the world.  We were on the largest lake, Issac, when something changed.  You could feel it.  All … Read more

Council Minutes May 28, 2017

Page 2017- 1 St. ANDREW’S UNITED CHURCH COUNCIL MINUTES May 28, 2017 “Treaty People” We acknowledge that we are Treaty people and that, we are gathered in the traditional territory of Nakota, Lacota and Cree First Nations, an area more recently known as the Larger Area included in Treaty 4. A.  Call to Order: Laura … Read more

What Do You Want Said?

Reading: John 17:1-11 Reflection Back when I was in school, I was taught the same essay structure that most everyone who goes  to university is taught.  First you have your opening where you point out what it is you hope to show in the essay.  Then you have the main body where you go through … Read more

Council Minutes for April 23, 2017

Page 2017 – 1   ANDREW’S UNITED CHURCH COUNCIL MINUTES                                        Sunday, April 23, 2017  “Treaty People” We acknowledge that we are Treaty people and that, we are gathered in the traditional territory of Nakota, Lacota and Cree First Nations, an area more recently known as the Larger Area included in Treaty 4 A.  Call … Read more