As we continue our online services this week we will conclude the Gospel of John with the charge that Jesus gives to Peter. It is a challenging road ahead for this man of God, but Christ has strengthened him for the task. It’s a specific task, and different from what He calls John to do. … [Read more…]
We all know that the apostle Peter needed forgiveness. After his humiliating 3-fold denial of the Lord Jesus on the night of our Saviour’s death Peter plunged into an abyss of guilt. But Jesus brought him out of it using a very powerful force: FORGIVENESS. If we’re honest, though, we would also admit of our … [Read more…]
Now that the BIG weekend is over, are you feeling any sort of letdown in your faith? That is easy to happen, and it actually happened to some of Jesus’ apostles. Let’s see how this happened and the lesson Jesus taught them to get through it. Join us Sunday at 10:45 am for our webcast … [Read more…]
Not long before His crucifixion, Jesus was in the home of good friends when a shocking thing happened. Most present were speechless, and even indignant, but Jesus was greatly pleased. Let’s find out more about this incident this Sunday at 10:45 am in Pastor Brian’s online message from God’s Word. Call a friend and give … [Read more…]
With the church closure still in place in our community, and most places elsewhere, we are once again taking to cyberspace to do ministry. Join us this Sunday at 10:45 am by clicking on www.1stbaptist.ca/live and let’s hear a message from God’s Word that will help us navigate through the turbulent waters of this pandemic. … [Read more…]
Due to government restrictions we are not open for public worship this Sunday but will have a live-streaming option. Just click on www.1stbaptist.ca/live at 10:45 am and join us for worship!
Giving is an important and functional part of the Christian faith. It is a natural response to the grace we have received from the Lord, indicating a changed heart and a desire to help others. The New Testament church had some pretty incredible examples of “off the charts” giving. Join us this Sunday at 10:45 … [Read more…]
The early church understood the importance of prayer and made it a priority in their daily lives. Why is prayer so scant, then, in today’s church? We are so busy with so many things but we need to stay connected to the Lord. Why not plan to join us this Sunday at 10:45 am as … [Read more…]
Many churches, ours included, have a celebration of the Lord’s Supper on the first Sunday of every month. Why do we do this and is it important to do? Join us for our service this Sunday at 10:45 am to learn more. Then, come back in the evening at 7:00 pm to hear Rev. Ingolf … [Read more…]
When it comes to how we should view material things as Christians there is an easy answer: it’s all about the sharing. The early church understood this concept. very well. How can we learn from them in 2020? Join us at our 10:45 am service to find out more.