Monday Night Meal

Welcome to Food & Faith!

Hey Everyone! Thanks for visiting the Food & Faith webpage! I’m excited to welcome you to a new term at UBC and to the autumn start of Food & Faith! Special greetings to new students – we look forward to having you with us around the dinner table! Monday Night […]

Esther 3-6 Reading Assignment…?

We continue our Esther story with chapters 3 through 6 next Monday! Preparing for this story in the last week, I’ve found myself being surprised by new insights every time I would sit down to read Esther. It’s a rich story full of nuance and cultural significance that can be […]

The Great Plagues on Egypt

Rains of hail, rivers of blood, swarms of locusts… we must be talking about the Great Plagues of Exodus: the signs of God’s might and power that are meant to demonstrate to Pharaoh and the Egyptians that the Hebrew people are under God’s eye and auspices, and that they must […]

Welcome to a new term!

I’m so excited to welcome you back to food and faith for a new term and a new year! We will gather as usual this evening at 5:30 in the auditorium of the Chapel of he Epiphany. As an introduction to our Exodus study, which will begin next week, tonight we […]

Monday the 29th: Parables

Humans love stories. We use them to entertain ourselves, to pass along ancestral knowledge, to simplify complex ideas, and to reinforce our values of right and wrong. The power of stories to teach, amuse, and sometimes turn our understanding of the world upside-down, is clearly evidenced in Jesus Christ’s own […]

Welcome back for 2014/2015!

After a (sweltering) quiet summer, UBC is starting to buzz with activity, and the Food and Faith club is starting its activities for the fall once again! Our first Monday Night Meal will be hosted on September 15th at 5:30pm in the basement of the Chapel of the Epiphany (where the […]