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All Belong to You

A meditation by Michael Pahl on Transfiguration Sunday, February 23, 2020, called “All Belong to You.” It’s a reflection on Mark 9:1-8 and 1 Corinthians 3:10-11, 16-23. Here is a brief excerpt from the conclusion: Let us anchor ourselves in … Continue reading

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The Testimony of Christ

A meditation by Michael Pahl on January 19, 2020, called “The Testimony of Christ.” It’s a reflection on the titles given to Jesus in the New Testament, in particular the four confessions of Jesus found in John 1:29-42. Here is … Continue reading

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The Heavens Were Opened

A meditation by Michael Pahl on January 12, 2020, called “The Heavens Were Opened.” It’s a reflection on the baptism story of Jesus in Matthew 3:13-17 and its connection to the Servant Song of Isaiah 42:1-9. Here is a written … Continue reading

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Worth the Wait

A meditation by Michael Pahl on the Fourth Sunday of Advent, December 22, 2019, called “Worth the Wait.” Here is a written excerpt: We tend to skip over the opening verses of Matthew’s Gospel when we read it. That’s the … Continue reading

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David’s Son or David’s Lord?

A sermon by Pastor Michael Pahl on February 17, 2019, called “David’s Son or David’s Lord?” It is the sixth in a series called “Reading the Bible with Jesus.” The sermon is a reflection on the importance of Psalm 110:1 … Continue reading

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Why Jesus?

Why do Christians look to Jesus as the centre of our faith and life? Pastor Michael explores this question in this sermon, highlighting three fundamental answers given in the New Testament: Jesus shows us who God is (Jesus is God). … Continue reading

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Jesus, Crucified King

Audio clip and bulletin notes for a sermon preached at Morden Mennonite on Jan. 29, 2017, in a series called “Jesus: Our Church’s One Foundation.” This sermon continues our reflection on Paul’s words in 1 Corinthians through the story of Gaia, a … Continue reading

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