Blog Archive


Journeying Together

September 27, 2017

Last Sunday, Pastor Greg taught on the importance of journeying together, part of Calvary’s Mission: We will pursue and respond to Jesus as we journey together. He asked me to …


The Race Is The Reward (by Matt Walker)

September 20, 2017

Last Sunday, Matt Walker spoke about what it looks like to pursue Jesus and His kingdom on earth, and how we can respond to His call to love others the …


Under the hood: Part 1 (by Malcolm Scott)

September 13, 2017

Last Sunday, Malcolm Scott outlined Calvary’s vision statement as well as the five pursuits that drive our church community: At Calvary, we want more of Jesus by Pursuing God passionately …


Psalm 1 (by Gary Krueger)

September 6, 2017

A Response to Psalm 1     Blessed is the child: Birthed and nourished in love, Rooted in unconditional acceptance, Bathed in affirming words.   Blessed is the youth: Confident …


Restless (by Enoch Rottier)

August 30, 2017

Reflection on Psalm 30 took me to a place of asking some really deep questions, but also seeing how Jesus meets us in the place of our deepest experiences, emotions, …


Envy (by Sam Drew)

August 23, 2017

A reflective response to Psalm 73   Envy   In the courtroom of my heart Envy is called forward as a witness.   “Do you swear to tell the truth, …


Faith (by Sam Drew)

August 16, 2017

Faith. The substance of things hoped for. The evidence of things not seen.   Faith views the world through Jesus coloured glasses. Glasses that show   Where the wicked fade …


Furniture Items Needed for Refugee Family

August 9, 2017

As we prepare for our next refugee family that Calvary will be sponsoring, we again want them to have a comfortable transition into life here in Edmonton.  If you have …


In Response to Psalm 91 (by Brennan Black)

August 9, 2017

As a winter wren, who is of the air, pinioned in spruce root in the Very Shadow of Very Shadows.   The folded blanket earth is finished and cornered and …


The Early Tweet Gets the Retweet (by Omar Reyes)

August 2, 2017

I have 832 followers on Twitter. Each of them cling to my every word. I inspire them to be their better selves. I make them laugh when they’re feeling down. …


A Response to Psalm 53

July 26, 2017

It has been really amazing to be involved in the development of the blog project here at Calvary. I want to thank everyone who has contributed to the blog already, …


My Light (by Lauren Muusse)

July 19, 2017

Beauty, I search for you Where is loveliness? Despair takes over, again, a familiar friend   I look everywhere I can I see only darkness I see the woman with …