Holding the Light – John 1:19-34

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on John 1:19-34 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, December 31st, 2017. John the Baptist Denies Being the Messiah 19 Now this was John’s testimony when the Jewish leaders in Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was. 20 He did not fail to confess, […]

God Moved Into the Neighbourhood – John 1:1-18

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on John 1:1-18 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, December 24th, 2017. The Life-Light 1 1-2 The Word was first, the Word present to God, God present to the Word. The Word was God, in readiness for God from day one. 3-5 Everything was created through him; nothing—not […]

Can These Bones Live? – Ezekiel 37:1-14

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on Ezekiel 37:1-14 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, December 10th, 2017. The Valley of Dry Bones 37 The hand of the Lord was on me, and he brought me out by the Spirit of the Lord and set me in the middle of a valley; it was […]

Flames – Daniel 3:1, 8-30

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on Daniel 3:1, 8-30 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, December 3rd, 2017. The Image of Gold and the Blazing Furnace 3 King Nebuchadnezzar made an image of gold, sixty cubits high and six cubits wide, and set it up on the plain of Dura in the province […]

God is With Us & Christ is King – Jeremiah 29:1, 4-14

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on Jeremiah 29:1, 4-14 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, November 26th, 2017. A Letter to the Exiles 29 This is the text of the letter that the prophet Jeremiah sent from Jerusalem to the surviving elders among the exiles and to the priests, the prophets and all […]

Difficult Words – Amos 1:1-2, 5:14-15, 21-24

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on Amos 1:1-2, 5:14-15, 21-24 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, November 12th, 2017. 1 The words of Amos, one of the shepherds of Tekoa—the vision he saw concerning Israel two years before the earthquake, when Uzziah was king of Judah and Jeroboam son of Jehoash was king […]

Despondent Prophet, Persistent God – 1 Kings 19:1-18

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on 1 Kings 19:1-18 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, November 6th, 2017. Elijah Flees to Horeb 19 Now Ahab told Jezebel everything Elijah had done and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword. 2 So Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah to say, “May […]

But Will God Really Dwell on Earth? – 1 Kings 5:1-5, 8:1-13

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on 1 Kings 5:1-5, 8:1-13 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, October 29th, 2017. Preparations for Building the Temple 5 When Hiram king of Tyre heard that Solomon had been anointed king to succeed his father David, he sent his envoys to Solomon, because he had always been […]

Samuel is Searching – 1 Samuel 16:1-13

Rev. Mandi Hecht preaches on 1 Samuel 16:1-13 at Faith Community Church in Wakaw, SK on Sunday, October 15th, 2017. Samuel Anoints David 16 The Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and be on your way; I am sending you to Jesse of […]