Monthly Archives: June 2016

Campfire stories

Text: 1 Kings 19:3-15 (Elijah in the desert) In today’s reading, Elijah flees to the desert looking for safety. The Queen of Israel is threatening to kill him in a religious dispute. Elijah imagines that he will find God in … Continue reading

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Following a mystical path

Text: Galatians 2:15-21 (“Christ lives in me”) Imagine a hike in Jasper Park. It is a late morning in springtime and you have been walking through forest glades and up mountain trails for an hour. As you pause to bask … Continue reading

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Bread for the journey

Text: 1 Kings 17:8-24 (Elijah revives a widow’s son) At the Communion table, bread and wine remind us of our connection to God. In January, I reflected on a story in which Jesus turns water into wine. Today the focus … Continue reading

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