Windsor Park United Church


Notes on the Notes

  • Notes on the Notes – September 27, 2020

    Creation 3 Life-giving Water Exodus 17:1–7           Phil. 2:1-13 This Week’s Music: “Crashing Waters at Creation” (VU #449) “Crashing waters at creation, ordered by the spirit’s breath, First to witness day’s beginning from the brightness of night’s death. Parting water stood and trembled as the captives passed on through, Washing off the chains of bondage – […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – September 20, 2020

    Creation 2 Only what we need! Exodus 16:2-15 This week’s music: “Sing Your Praise to God Eternal” (VU #244) “Sing your praise to God eternal, sing your praise to God the Son, Sing your praise to God the Spirit, living and forever One. God has made us, God has blessed us, God has called us […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – September 13, 2020

    Creation 1 Do We Dare Enter the Sea? Exodus 14:19-31 This week’s music: “Praise God for This Holy Ground” (MV #42) “Praise God for this holy ground, place and people, sight and sound. Praise God in whose word we find food for body, soul and mind. Praise God who through Christ makes known all are […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – September 6, 2020

    To Gather in God’s Love Communion Romans 13:8-14            Matthew 18:15-20 This Week’s Music: “Praise Our Maker” (VU #316) “Praise our Maker, peoples of one family; God is love, God is love! Praise our Maker, peoples of one family; God is love, God is love! Love our Saviour, followers of Jesus; God is love, God is […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – August 23, 2020

    Learning as We Go Matthew 15:21-28       Romans 11:1-2a, 29-32 This week’s music: “We Praise You, Creator” (VU #293) “We praise you, Creator, in earth, sea, and sky; Our Ruler, our Maker, our Sovereign most high. Each new generation lifts voices in praise; How good your creation, how gracious your ways! Each springtime the blossoms bloom […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – August 9, 2020

    To Wrestle with God This week’s music: “As the Deer Pants for the Water” (VU #766) As the deer pants for the water, so my soul longs after you; You alone are my heart’s desire and I long to worship you. You alone are my strength, my shield, To you alone may my spirit yield, […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – July 26, 2020

    Meeting God Genesis 28:10-19a This Week’s Music: “Teach Me, God to Wonder” (VU #299) “Teach me, God, to wonder, teach me, God, to see; Let your world of beauty capture me. Praise to you be given, love for you be lived, Life be celebrated, joy you give. Let me, God, be open, let me loving […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – July 12, 2020

    The Sower and the Seeds Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 This week’s music: “Praise With Joy the World’s Creator” (VU #312) “Praise with joy the world’s Creator, God of justice, love, and peace, Source and end of human knowledge, God whose grace shall never cease. Celebrate the Maker’s glory, Power to rescue and release. Praise to Christ […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 28, 2020

    To Truly Offer Welcome Matthew 10:40-42, 25:34-45 “The House of Our God” “The house of our God is not just for the holy, The house of our God is not just for the wise; Come in and be one with the common and lowly Who wait with the hunger for God in their eyes. The […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 21, 2020

    When Fear Stops Us Father’s Day Genesis 21:8-21           Matthew 10:34-39 “We are All One People” (MV #141) “We are all one people, We all come from one creation way on high. We are all one nation under one great sky, You and I. We are all one people. We are all one colour in his […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 14, 2020

    Living in Hope Genesis 18:1-15    Romans 5:1-8 This Week’s Music: “Creator God, You Gave Us Life” (MV #27) “Creator God, you gave us life, your image formed within our souls, Yet through the mist of time and space, we search for that which makes us whole. In every flower and every tree, we see your […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – June 7, 2020

    PRIDE Sunday Communion Psalm 139: 1 – 18               Ruth 1: 14 – 18 This week’s music: “Though I May Speak” (VU #372) “Though I may speak with bravest fire, And have the gift to all inspire, And have not love, my words are vain, As sounding brass, and hopeless gain. Though I may give all […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 31, 2020

    Pentecost To Be Filled With the Spirit Acts 2:1-21 This week’s music: “Spirit, Spirit of Gentleness” (VU #375) “Spirit, Spirit of gentleness,  Blow thro’ the wilderness calling and free;  Spirit, Spirit of restlessness, Stir me from placidness, Wind, Wind on the sea. You moved on the waters, you called to the deep, Then you coaxed […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 24, 2020

    What is God Telling Us? Matthew 28:16-20 This week’s music: “I Can Feel You Near Me God” (MV #48) “I can feel you near me God – I can feel you near Yes, I know you’re with me God – I feel you here I can feel you near me God – I can feel […]

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  • Notes on the Notes – May 17, 2020

    No Good Deed Goes Unpunished      1 Peter 3:13-22  John 14:15-21 This week’s music: “God, We Praise You for the Morning” (VU #415) “God we praise you for the morning; Hope springs forth with each new day, New beginning, prayer, and promise, Joy in work and in play. God, we praise you for creation, Mountains, […]

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