Posts from April 2018

Learning From Children

A couple of years ago, a group of us got together with the intention of sponsoring a refugee family from Syria to come to Canada. The process had many ups and downs with potential families lined up to come only to have their immigration fall through. Finally, after much prayer and patience, a family arrived…

Announcement: 04/29/2018

2 Short-Term Mission opportunities this summer: to Rae-Edzo  (June 30th to July 10th). For more details, please contact Pastor Lum directly. to China (July 26th to August 6th). For more details, please contact Pastor Nie directly. The Annual Highway Cleanup is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 5th (weather permitting). We will need at…

Remembering God’s Faithfulness

I grew up in a culture of shame. That meant putting on a mask was essential. Image mattered because you didn’t want to bring shame on yourself but especially upon your family. Therefore, failure was not an option, the truth became subjective and honesty became situational. One of the things I love about the Bible…

Announcement: 04/15/2018

2 Short-Term Mission opportunities this summer: to Rae-Edzo  (June 30th to July 10th). For more details, please contact Pastor Lum directly. to China (July 26th to August 6th). For more details, please contact Pastor Nie directly. The Annual Highway Cleanup is scheduled to take place on Saturday, May 5th (weather permitting). We will need at…

How to Conquer Fear and Shame

One of the most important things for any believer to understand is how fear and shame impact our identity. Being a part of a culture where these two facets are often demonstrated in an unwillingness to risk because of the possibility of failure and losing face, I understand first-hand how paralyzing this can be and…