Midweek Message – July 5, 2018

This will be the last Midweek Message for a few weeks; next Wednesday I leave for Ontario. Rev. Catherine is away on Study Leave, attendance at General Council and vacation from July 11-August 13. Rev. Renee Clark is providing worship leadership for most of those Sundays, with Sue Lahey doing August 5th. Emergency Pastoral Care…

Midweek Message – June 28

A reminder that there is no service this Sunday, July 1st.  Mark your calendar for the Riverview Strawberry Supper!  Summary of May Riverview Minutes  Discussion on repairs/maintenance of Miller House New Job Descriptions for the Music Director and Office Administrator were presented by the Ministry and Personnel Committee for discussion. Approved request from Worship Committee…

Midweek Message – June 20, 2018

Scripture – 1 Samuel 17: 1a, 4-11, 19-23, 32-40 Reflection – Five Smooth Stones Questions I am pondering: What are the stones we name as foundational? What ‘enemy’ are we trying to vanquish? LOTS going on again this Sunday! At Riverview, it’s the wrap up to Sunday School and we are also receiving new members!…

Midweek Message – June 14, 2018

SO much going on this Sunday! It’s Aboriginal Sunday, it’s Father’s Day, we are celebrating Communion and at Riverview, we are dedicating another stained glass window! Scripture reading is Mark 4: 26-35. Questions I am pondering: What are we scattering? What do we want to be known for? Defining our Values Process June 10, 2018…

Midweek Message – June 7, 2018

We have different things happening in each congregation again this Sunday! Basically opposite to what took place last week. At Riverview, the scriptures are Genesis 3: 8-15 & 1 Samuel 3: 1-10. Sermon Title – Naked and Afraid Questions I am pondering: How do we respond when we are called by God? What makes us…

Midweek Message – June 1, 2018

We have different things happening in each congregation this Sunday! At Riverview, we are ‘praying with scripture’ using Mark 8:27-29, the ‘who do you say that I am’ passage. We will be worshipping around tables in an interactive format, as we seek to refine our Core Values into a short statement. Following worship and Birthday…

Midweek Message – May 10, 2018

The Joint Needs Assessment Committee (JNAC) has created a survey; there are hard copies available at the church or you can complete it by clicking here. This is the group that is working on your hopes, dreams, needs for a new minister.  RIVERVIEW   Scripture – Acts 1:15-17, 21-26 & John 17: 6-19 Reflection – Named –…