January Happenings

January 19th – Chili: 6-7PM Hillhurst SUnnyside Community Center January 21st – Call+Response screening (human trafficking documentary) If you’re planning on coming you must register or you may not have a seat. Here’s how:...

Fight Human Trafficking in Calgary

One of the most heinous acts is transaction to sell a human being. Human trafficking is here in our city, in our province, in our country, and beyond. And we’re not doing a good job fighting it. You can take the first step of educating yourself about the issue...

What not to like vs love about church

…..we do not like gatherings of strangers who never meet or know each other outside of Sundays, who sit passively while virtual strangers preach and lead singing, who put up with second-rate pseudo-community under the guise of connection with each other, who...

How Calgary Church Does Christmas

So much rhetoric about how Christmas has become a consumer driven marketing event and ways to redeem it in the past few weeks. But what about an actual response? It’s easy to type but what is Calgary Church actually doing to be different this holiday season?...

Second Wave of Atheist Bus Ads: FAIL

You might remember this post from last year discussing the bus ads with witty remarks on the ‘probable God’. This year the same group is at it again with this version: I’m disappointed this year’s are frankly less clever than last. To put it...

Jesus Walks With Them

I’m not a a Kanye West fan, but I’m digging these tunes: [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpzRPa1I81o] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MYF7H_fpc-g] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_AXbK-i45TU] To the hustlers, killers, murderers,...

Capturing Inspiration

If Jesus was right when he said that even a child could understand his message (Luke 18:16-17) then more people should be inspired to follow his dream. Unfortunately, God’s dream has been distorted. Rather than jealously pursuing justice and love, some are more...