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8 Great Reasons

Sometimes you have to toot your own horn a little. So often people point to what’s wrong with the Church, this is my attempt show what’s right. No Church is perfect but together we truly are better. And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the […]

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Unbreakable

Driving to my office in an April morning snowstorm, the music is playing and the traffic is moving. It is feeling like it’ll be a good day . . .  and that is about the time I noticed my back window was shattered and falling to pieces as I drove.   It doesn’t take much […]

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A New Beginning

Evangel is on an exciting new journey. Our community is being led by God to replant in the growing South East corner of Calgary. The vision of replanting in a new growing neighborhood and becoming part of it’s fabric, has been the inspiration for this move. We want to be that neighborhood church that children […]

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Metamorphosis

met·a·mor·pho·sis A marked change in appearance, character, condition, or function; Biology – the transformation of a caterpillar into a butterfly, A white butterfly danced across my path the other day.  As record warm temperatures bathe our city, nature is changing and blooming early this year. Like nature all around us, we yearn for change and aspire to fullness of life.  I know I […]

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Life That Lasts

I recall singing that old hymn, “Where the Roses Never Fade” at funerals. Tears fell down as people gathered to say their last farewell to a lost loved one.  During those times, when words never seem enough, I’m always grateful for the promise of a life that never ends. I am going to a city  […]

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Going Somewhere?

Sometimes we can feel like life is going nowhere.  It is like the realization, when someone is travelling, that he has passed this way before, and he wonders, “Am I just going in circles?” Once in a while I look at myself and lament how little I have moved or changed on the inside, for […]

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