Peacemaking In the Neighbourhood
This series invites us to learn how to be peace-makers in our neighbourhood, our nation, and around our world as followers of the Prince of Peace. We have begun to explore what reconciliation might mean between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Canadians and how we can participate, with the help of Jess & Allison Lefebvre. We are discovering how to engage more fruitfully in relationships with Muslim neighbours, with the help of Andy Larson.
In 2 Corinthians 5:18, Paul says that just as we were reconciled to God through Christ, God in turn gives us “the ministry of reconciliation.” As we seek to be more and more like Jesus, he calls us toward his Kingdom vision: where we love each other as we love ourselves. We believe there is
Matthew 4:23-5:9 Peace ambassador, Andy Larsen leads us in learning to engage more fruitfully in relationships with Muslim neighbours, coworkers and friends. Included a visit to a mosque, a film & dessert night Friday evening, and a seminar workshop Saturday morning, along with this sermon on Sunday.