Peter Bush is the minister of Westwood Presbyterian Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is the co-author of Where Twenty or Thirty are Gathered: Leading Worship in the Small Church (Alban).

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About Peter Bush

Peter Bush is the minister of Westwood Presbyterian Church, Winnipeg, Manitoba. He is the co-author of Where Twenty or Thirty are Gathered: Leading Worship in the Small Church (Alban).

Evangelectionary for May 14

Texts: Acts 7:55-60; Psalm 31;1-5, 15-16; John 14:1-14; I Peter 2:2-10 Theme: As the chosen people of God, we are invited into relationship with Jesus to participate in the transformation of the world to the glory of the Father. Message: Between a portion of John 14:1-14 often being read at funerals and the recently released […]

Evangelectionary for Sunday, March 26, 2017

Texts: I Samuel 16:1-13; Psalm 23; Ephesians 5:8-14; John 9:1-41 Theme:  God uses the things that are not, the nobodies, and invites them to be recipients  of God’s grace; guiding those who are willing to be led into an ever deeper understanding of who the Triune God is. Message: Among the abundance of this week’s […]

Evangelectionary for Sunday, February 19 2017

Texts: Leviticus 19:1-2,9-18; Psalm 119:33-40; I Corinthians 3:10-11,16-23; Matthew 5:38-48 Theme:   O Church, be holy/perfect for the good of the world. Message:     The parallels between Lev. 19:2 “You shall be holy…” and Matt. 5:49 “Be perfect…” cannot be missed; which will require the preacher to unpack the meaning of “perfection”, for there […]

Evangelectionary for February 12, 2017

Texts:    Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Psalm 119:1-8; Matthew 5:21-37; I Corinthians 3:1-9 Theme:  “Two ways diverged in a wood, and I?”: which way are you going to choose? Message: All these texts present a choice — God/Jesus’ way or way of the flesh/not God. The one path leads to life the other to death. The choice […]

PDF Resource: The Role of Grandparents

The Role of Grandparents and Caring Adults

PDF Resource: Reverse Hospitality

Resource from the PCC: Reverse Hospitality

Evangelectionary for Sunday, October 9, 2016

Texts: Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7; Psalm 66:1-12; 2 Kings 5:1-3,7-15c (consider going to 19a); Psalm 111; 2 Timothy 2:8-15; Luke 17:11-19 Theme: Sometimes we are the stranger, called to live in a new place to which God has sent us. Sometimes we are the ones called to welcome the stranger. Always we are conscious that the outsider, […]