Education for Ministry (EFM) News
Season of Eastertide: Continuing in hope
As an Easter people, we keep the hope of this season central in our hearts, especially important as our world...
A season for drawing closer to God
So much both around and within us, can keep us from experiencing God’s presence. “Make a way in the wilderness and...
It’s all about the timing
While we are told there is a time and a season for all things (Eccl 3:11), ultimately times and seasons are fixed...
Safe places – brave places!
We risk allowing God’s light to shine on different ideas so that as a group we can strive to work through what is...
Happy new... things to learn!
Ongoing learning is central to what happens at EfM, where a large part of the process is designed to allow...
Curiosity: Being free to wonder aloud with others
If we can cultivate and encourage curiosity around all that God is seeking to do in our lives, and in the...
'The Other': Overcoming the fear of differences
By Rev. Canon Val Kenyon According to the Oxford dictionary, the word “other” is used to refer to people or things...
Can wounds be sacred?
Have you not known? Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He...
An age of reknitting
By Rev. Canon Val Kenyon As I write this brief reflection for the September issue of the Huron Church News, like...
Understanding the water in which we swim
By Rev. Canon Val Kenyon Is anyone, anywhere not talking about life post-pandemic? So much of what I am reading...