April with Calgary Church

A heads up for all the awesome that’s going down in the month of April. April 6th – 6PM – Converge @ The House Our theme this month is preparation for Easter. We begin at 6PM with poluck and start ‘service’ at around 645. We have weekly...

Fail to Dream

What good is a faith that stymies a dream? If you’re not caught daily day dreaming insane, and/or dangerous, and/or fun, and/or radical ideas on how to live a life of loving and consuming faith that catches on to God’s dream to put the world to rights...

Where Do You Go to Church?

There was a time when you could learn about someone by asking ‘where’ they went to church. That was a relevant question because most people attended a service, so there was a point to raise different affiliations. Today, less than 10% attend a weekly...

February with Calgary Church

Check out the latest happenings from our community and beyond. February 2nd: Converge @ The House. Our community gathers as a whole once a month, join us for an evening of worship. Potluck begins at 6PM, service at 645. February 2nd: Reginald Bibby @ Ambrose I have to...

What Makes Church Good?

The church is not sent on a mission by God, rather God is on a mission and the church is called to join him. Don’t judge a book by its cover. Similarly, don’t judge a church by how relevant/cool their services are–this is an incomplete metric. The...

Genesis Part 1: In the Beginning….

Genesis, the first book of the Bible. Genesis has so many stories to pick and chose from but it’s the very first part that sets the stage for everything to come in the Bible and even implications on our lives today. Genesis 1:1 In the beginning God...

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...