Church Office & Mailing Address:
235 Montreal Rd
Vanier (Ottawa), ON K1L 6C4
Pastor Stefan Cherry
We are a growing, diverse, multi-lingual Mennonite (Anabaptist) church community in Vanier. We want to help each other grow spiritually, help our neighbours and be a light in this community.
June 12, 2016, Bernard Séjour, A New Identity, Matthew 3:13-17; 17:1-8
Are we glad to be here together? Be in the presence of the Lord with joy. As a Christian, our identity is as a child of God. God loves you no matter what. What you do does not stop God from loving you. What is your motivation in loving God? Is it consistent, sustainable? We are beloved, the daughters and sons of God. ... See MoreSee Less
Some thoughts from / inspired by Bernard Séjour's sermon, The Ultimate Way on June 5, 2016, Acts 1:1-14; 2:41-42,
Serve as a community and individual. We come to church to leave changed. When people see us today, how do they see us? How does our neighbourhood see us? our workplace? ... Do they come to us for words of comfort or do we complain about the same things? Are we socially inclusive? How can we be the people of the Ultimate Way? Follow the Ultimate Way. What do we say, do, think, feel, what are our values? Be filled with hope and pray. ... See MoreSee Less
"His divine power has given us everything we need for a godly life through our knowledge of him who called us by his own glory and goodness. 4 Through these he has given us his very great and precious promises, so that through them you may participate in the divine nature, having escaped the corruption in the world caused by evil desires.
5 For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; 6 and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; 7 and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love. 8 For if you possess these qualities in increasing measure, they will keep you from being ineffective and unproductive in your knowledge of our Lord Jesus Christ." ... See MoreSee Less
"The Lord had said to Abram, “Go from your country, your people and your father’s household to the land I will show you.
2 “I will make you into a great nation, and I will bless you; I will make your name great, and you will be a blessing.[a] 3 I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse; and all peoples on earth will be blessed through you.”[b] 4 So Abram went, as the Lord had told him; and Lot went with him. Abram was seventy-five years old when he set out from Harran." ... See MoreSee Less