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Life on Pause Means Opportunity

This season is filled with uncertainty, and for many, anxiety has risen to a new level. I want to encourage each and every one who is experiencing a “shelter in place” lifestyle right now that you are not alone. This is a great time to: 👉🏼Pray for our country and leaders, for our friends and family, and for those who would benefit from hearing about Jesus’ saving grace.📖 “pray without ceasing.“ [1 Thessalonians 5:17] 👉🏼 Focus on those God has put right in…

Counterfeits seem better than the originals

Jeremiah 2: 9-37: Counterfeits seem better than the original The world today is full of counterfeit stuff. Every good thing that comes out into the public domain is rapidly followed by similar items. Rarely is the copy better than the original. The most populous country in the world had a mil scar some years back. The temptation to make money was so great that babies who were fed the counterfeit milk products died. They paid the ultimate price. It is no…

Remembrance is the key to faithfulness

Jeremiah 2: 1-9 Human beings have short memories. Many of us have faced a situation where people we have helped or friends we have supported, have forgotten our support and gone their merry way. While the indifference can be hurtful, even more upsetting are situations where people we have helped have actually turned against us, to the extent of making derogatory or hurtful comments. In Jeremiah’s time, God lamented Israel’s unfaithfulness. Not only was Israel indifferent to the God who…

Conversations & Community

Welcome to the virtual home of the Edmonton International Church. At the present time we are building an online community of Edmonton residents who are seeking for spiritual community centred in Jesus Christ. We invite you to join the conversation. Read, share and comment on the blog posts. Respond to comments left by others. Conversations is where concerns are shared, friendships begin, and a community emerges. In the near future we expect to invite you to join us for a…