Missions at CBC Ilderton ~ Gary Prickett

This Sunday is Missions Sunday at CBC Ilderton; a Sunday set aside to help our congregation better understand our various missionary partnerships and how they serve God’s Kingdom, as well us encouraging our own mission to Ilderton and beyond. I thought it would be...

In Everything, Give Thanks ~ Gary Prickett

As we approach this Fall’s Thanksgiving weekend it is appropriate to think about the nature of giving thanks. Regardless of your disposition toward the civic side of Thanksgiving, and the associated excesses of feasting and football, ‘thanks giving’ is without...

Our Gospel Lane ~ Andrew Hall

These days have been incredibly divisive. Our society continues to fracture at the seams. Gone are the common values we have held near and dear to Canadian culture. These challenges have not left the Church unaffected. Congregations are divided over how to respond to...

Do Not Grow Weary ~ Gary Prickett

“Every kingdom divided against itself is laid waste, and a divided household falls.” ~ Luke 11:17 ~ This past week one of our congregants shared with me, through tears, the story of a church now divided against itself. The lines drawn were battle lines, evidenced by...

The Presence of God ~ Andrew Hall

If you were to sum up the goal of the Bible in one sentence, how would you describe it? Could you describe it? From the Garden of Eden in Genesis to the New City of Revelation, God desires to have personal communion with his people. The Bible begins with God’s...

God’s Learning Plan ~ Gary Prickett

I spent more than two decades worth of Septembers going “back to school”. Reminiscing about elementary, secondary, and university days are as natural to me as breathing when the calendar turns and we are greeted with crisp morning air. Although school offers many...