Category Archives: Our Church

Who Are We Called To Shepherd?

Jesus says: “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down their life for the sheep….No one takes it from me, I lay it down of my own accord. I have the power to lay it down, and I … Continue reading

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Righteous Resisters

Today, as we approach a week of remembrance, as we consider loved ones lost on this All Saints Sunday, we are presented with the Beatitudes in our Gospel. We are given a divine version of what makes a person powerful … Continue reading

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Do not let hate hide in the shadows to whisper.

This week, in Ottawa, in six separate incidents, a teenager spray- painted hate graffiti on a United Church, a Mosque, a Jewish prayer house, a Jewish community center, and two synagogues. The rabbi of the Machzikei Hadas Synagogue came to … Continue reading

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A gift to Waterloo Seminary

This year marks the 150th anniversary of the Eastern Synod of the ELCIC–our larger Lutheran family from Sault Saint Marie to Halifax. It is also St John’s 115th anniversary and Waterloo Lutheran Seminary’s 100th anniversary. A few years ago St … Continue reading

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A Christmas Message for Anglicans and Lutherans Alike

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2010 Joint Christmas video from National Bishop Susan Johnson, ELCIC, and Archbishop Fred Hiltz, Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada Continue reading

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A Christmas from Yesteryear

Christmas 1902

Pastor Lukas and the German School in St. John, 1902. Continue reading

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Music

Meet our Choir and music director, Michael Fry.

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