Reflecting on your own faith and that of those around you, what do you think are some of the greatest challenges for faith today? What are the challenges in going into that “deep soil” level of ourselves? I believe the greatest challenge to faith is exactly what I just confirmed. People do not want […]
Summer Intern Reflection List
The summer interns have deeply reflected upon many different pieces of writing and many bible verses.
In this category, you will find some reflections from the summer interns.
Looking back on your Day 1 reflection, how do you see where you are now compared to that 1st day? I see myself being a lot more calmer in my thought processes. I’ve learned to stop and think before I speak. My lips move faster than my brain so sometimes I can end up […]
How can we help ourselves and those around us go deeper into that “deep soil” level of our true God-given selves (where Christ lives and we die), which is also where we will truly connect and be as one? In order for us to be able to connect with another, we must be willing to […]
What are your overall thoughts on your internship experience as it comes to a close? How do you feel you have been affected overall by the experience in its entirety? The internship experience is something that I do not think I will ever forget. It was a wild 2 years with you Simon. Er, Reverend […]
Reflecting on where you are now, at the conclusion of the internship, what does it mean for you to say “Bless the Lord”? (Or in other words, how do you articulate your faith as it stands now?) Bless the Lord is a weird statement when I look at it now. I always thought, why would […]
This eBook contains reflection from Lauren and April’s mission trip to Winnipeg, Manitoba. They worked alongside Winnipeg Inner City Missions and Anishinabe Place of Hope Presbyterian Church to conduct a community assessment and to learn more about Winnipeg’s inner-city community. Click the poster below to read their e-Book!
Mission Preparation Reflections Saskatoon The Saskatoon Mission team had the opportunity to prepare themselves before embarking on their mission trip. The team was able to read and learn about the different struggles the Aboriginal people suffered. Reading different articles and pieces of writing such as the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and even reading a profile […]
Presbyterian Church History Center Reflections What We Did Today we arrived at St. John Presbyterian Church and was met by Ian Mason, the curator of the history centre. He led us in and gave us a tour of the church. He started with the sanctuary of the church giving us the history of the church, […]
INTRODUCTION This summer, we were blessed with the opportunity to go on mission to Saskatchewan. It was a tough yet enriching experience where we were able to learn more about the history of residential schools and the ramifications that persist today. Working directly alongside individuals who are part of this history gave us some insight […]