Rev. Robin King – A Faith Built On Doubts

We’ve missed the point of the “doubting Thomas” story, just like so most gospel stories. We’ve been taught to “keep the faith”, and in many ways we’re told that while having doubts is a natural and normal side effect of being human, it’s still something we should try our best...

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Rev. Robin King – Living Out Holy Week, in Real Time

Between Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday there is a lot going on! It’s really the only time of the year when we follow a biblical story in “real time”, probably because it’s the most significant time that Jesus spent on Earth, from riding into Jerusalem on a donkey, to Maundy...

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Robin King – The Problem with the Prodigal Parable

You’ve heard the story of the prodigal son, about God’s limitless grace and forgiveness, and the importance of repentance. Ok, sure. But there are a few problems with that view of the story, so we’ve got some questions to explore. I’m sure the disciples hearing this parable for the first...

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Robin King – Patience, in action!

If you’ve been patiently waiting for this week’s SWFS Podcast to come out, well here it is, and this week we’re talking about the “act” of patience. Yes, patience in action, because being patient is about so much more than simply waiting.

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Robin King – Why 9,000 Canadian churches are closing

Here are the doors, here is the steeple, open the doors… where are all the people? All across Canada, thousands of churches over the next 10 years are in danger of closing their doors, for good. This week, Robin and I decided to discuss why so many churches are struggling...

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Leah Serna – Yinside Yoga Instructor

Yoga is all about the inward journey! Leah’s inner journey over the last 25 years has included periods of intense grief, deep soul searching and healing, adventurous travels to India and training in the art and practice of yoga and meditation with several different instructors and gurus. Yinside Yoga is...

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Perry Wilson: Why was I born?

What is the meaning of life?  After listening to some talks by Simon Sinek, it struck Perry that he must have a purpose for existing. Exploring his own personal “Why” brought up lots of great memories and influential lessons learned from his parents during his upbringing.

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