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12 01, 2017

Global Missions

By |January 12th, 2017|Categories: Global Mission, Prayer, Prayers of the People, Week of Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Acts 1:8: "…you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth" ForestView Global Missions Vision : To see People Groups worldwide being transformed by the love of Christ. To see the ForestView Community passionate for the nations, living and giving generously to fulfill the Great Commission. God is doing amazing things around the world through His people who have courageously stepped out in obedience

10 01, 2017

Emerging Generations

By |January 10th, 2017|Categories: General reflection, Purpose, Meditations, Prayer, Prayers of the People, Week of Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment

Father, Each morning, I wait for my classroom of bustling students to arrive. As they enter the hallway, I listen. And so their stories are told. In their words and by their actions, I am reminded daily of the battles your children face. One where they struggle to accept their differences as beauty. One where their own communities refuse to accept their unique quirks and gifts as valuable. I hear it in the way they

9 01, 2017

Neighbourhoods, Networks & Communities

By |January 9th, 2017|Categories: General reflection, God, Meditations, Palermo, Prayer, Prayers of the People, Week of Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The second is this: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no commandment greater than these. Mark 12:31 Neighbourhoods Take a moment to think about where you live. Your neighbourhood. Take a look outside and look at your street. Maybe you know your neighbours by name or you just know their faces or maybe you don’t know them at all. Take a moment and pray for them.  When we pray for those that we may

8 01, 2017

Vision/Mission, Leadership & Staff

By |January 8th, 2017|Categories: Week of Prayer|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Good, Good Father, We come to you with thankful hearts, ready to start a new year in your Son's strength. There is so much to do oh Lord, and yet we know if we do not do it by keeping in step with your Holy Spirit that we will labour in vain. And so we ask God that you would attune us to your voice. May our choices reflect your will. We ask and pray

8 01, 2017

The Forgotten

By |January 8th, 2017|Categories: Prayer, Prayers of the People, Week of Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I remember a Friday night many years ago when friends going away for a weekend left without me simply because I couldn’t get off work till 6pm.  I’ve since recovered from that slight (even had a good weekend without them!) but it was no fun at the time to be forgotten. You likely have a story of being forgotten.  It may be a profound story that has shaped your life or an easily forgiven oversight

15 12, 2016

The Candle of Joy

By |December 15th, 2016|Categories: God, Joy, Prayer, Prayers of the People|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

A LAMENT FROM THE PEOPLE: The people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned.” The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. - Matthew 4:16 Father, how much we need the reminder of our family history! - the good part, where You, the friend of sinners, call us Your friends, where You tell us

7 12, 2016

The Candle of Peace

By |December 7th, 2016|Categories: General reflection, God, Prayers of the People|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A LAMENT FROM THE PEOPLE... Oh, King of Peace, Prince of Peace! Oh, this world needs You. Peace isn’t something that we’ve got too much of, that’s for sure. If we’re looking at the big picture of the world or the little picture of our own lives- to have peace characterize our lives and our relationships sounds like a dream. And that it would take a miracle. We know it’s not supposed to depend on

28 11, 2016

The Candle of Hope

By |November 28th, 2016|Categories: General reflection, God, Living life with Christ, Purpose, Prayers of the People|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A LAMENT FROM THE PEOPLE... So here we are, God. Our calendars tell us it's Advent and that we're to be celebrating. But frankly, God - and forgive our complaining - or perhaps it's truth-telling - but one quick look around the globe and the conflict and killing and the cruel way we treat each other - and it just reminds us how busted we are. We read the newspapers in the morning and the headlines

26 10, 2016

Missions Update: Iris Ministries, Malawi

By |October 26th, 2016|Categories: Global Mission|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Here is a quick look at what has been going on at Iris Ministries in Malawi the last few months. Thank you for your continued support, please continue to lift them in prayer. JULY • July was the annual Iris Ministries conference where thousands of people come to worship and encounter God. People travel hundreds of miles to attend, many who have never heard the words of Jesus. • 32 International guests arrived and stayed

26 10, 2016

This is my Story: A Reflection on Psalm 30

By |October 26th, 2016|Categories: God, Living life with Christ, Purpose, Reflections, Sermon Series|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

A creative re-imagining of Psalm 30 by Jordan Campbell   I will praise you LORD, for you have saved me, you have not let the evil one rejoice over me! I called out to you in my youth, and you resurrected me! For I was walking in darkness and you opened my eyes to the light.   Take this time to praise the LORD, and worship his holy name! Let us sing together and remember