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The Emerging Church: A Beautiful Mess

Have you ever heard the following comments: “If we could only be like the early church!” or “Wouldn’t it be great to have been part of the church in the book of Acts!” Often these comments come from a genuine … Continue reading

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Welcome To My Table

This is a guest post by Katelyn Wall. To say that I was not lucky to call Australia home would be only short of inferior pride. I witnessed what it was like to be on the other side of the western … Continue reading

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Transitioning From Base-Camp to Battlefield

A Note from Tim: One of the values of the Mosaic is to champion and call out all the voices in our collage of communities far and wide. We want to hear from the next generation. We invite them  to … Continue reading

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It Cuts Both Ways

“So, how did you find yourself living in Arizona?” I asked the twenty-something year old during a recent visit to the United States.   She took a deep breath and told me that she and her family are Muslim and … Continue reading

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Our Deepest Longing in Relationships: Experiencing and Practicing Faithfulness and Unfailing Kindness

Most of our problems in marriages, relationships, community, and church flow from a faulty view of the nature of God and the toxic residue we carry from our experiences of broken trust, promises and covenants not kept, and of betrayal in … Continue reading

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Timing is Everything: Doing Our Part and Chilling Out

Have you ever needed something to happen where there is an impending deadline after which the consequences seem pretty dire? Have you ever had a situation where things worked out at the last minute or the 11th hour? It may … Continue reading

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Demystifying Our Life Calling: Leaning into the Adventure of Zigging and Zagging in Connecting the Dots

Many of us struggle all our lives with the existential questions such as, "Why am I on planet earth?", or when framed in a more religious context, "What is God's will for my life?" The quest to discover the answer … Continue reading

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Join Us at the Feast Gathering on Saturday, May 4th

We want to invite all of you to join our Mosaic gathering called The Feast on Saturday, May the 4th at Calgary Community Church in Montgomery, 5136 17th Ave. NW, from 5:30pm to 8pm.   We'll start with coffee and some finger food and a chance to … Continue reading

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The Joy of Neighboring: Learning to Be Fully Present With People Who Cross Our Path

There are two innate longings in all of us:  the desire to connect and the desire to make a contribution. What I'm learning is that if I simply learn to be fully present with the people that God brings across … Continue reading

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The Immense Opportunity

It was a few days before the Christmas break and the usual group had assembled at my home to enjoy each others company and share some food. She looked at me and asked in all seriousness, 'Christmas, isn't that when … Continue reading

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