41 results for author: Bri-anne Swan


Angry Jesus, Imperialism & Institutional Church

Episode 6: Jesus is super angry at the religious establishment. Lots of people are (rightly) super angry at the Church. Music by Ainsley McNeaney and Melanie Frade. Words by Kahlil Giban.


To Wear the Crown of Peace: We’ve All Been Told a Lie

Episode 5: Exploring Lent through the songs of Gordon Lightfoot. Jesus says he's gonna die and Peter is upset. The myth (lie, really) of redemptive violence. Music by Ainsley McNeaney.


Never Again: A Change of Many Hearts

Episode 4: God gets violent but then has a change of heart, Michael Coren thinks about Jesus and then has a change of heart, Bri-anne climbs off her soap box (at least for a little while). Music by Jake Tavill / Ainsley McNeaney.


Harry Potter and the Ethics of Living

Our next Harry Potter & the Ethics of Living group discussion is taking place Tuesday, March 20, 5:30pm at The Burrow (1 Mondial Crescent). Know a kid aged 10-14 who loves the Harry Potter films and movies? They are most welcome to join us in our examination of what the books have to teach us about living with compassion, kindness, bravery and a sense of justice in the world. Kids from any faith background (or no faith background!) are very welcome. We use Harry Potter as our text and our guide for discussion.   RSVP to hi@livingpresenceministry.org. We'd love to meet some more Potterheads!  👓

Good Friday Service

Sing a long with some of your favourite Gordon Lightfoot songs at this special worship service in partnership with Sharon-Hope United Church.


Community Potluck dinner

Are you new to East Gwillimbury? Come and join us for a fun, family friendly, potluck dinner at The Burrow. All are welcome.


90s Passion

Are you a new resident of East Gwillimbury? Do you provide services to residents of East Gwillimbury? We want to hear from you!


It is Good For Us to Be Here

Things got crazy...LET'S BUILD SOMETHING! Bri-anne gives birth. The real work is in the grind. Featured Musicians = The Killer Queens and Wool & Howl. Poetry by Star Blossom Goddess


What Have You to Do With Us?: Demons and Authority

"Shut up and get out". Demons in literature and popular culture. Having authority vs. being an authority. Featured Musicians = Belle of the Fall and Arbirk.


Can Anything Good Come from that S#*!hole Nazareth?

The first episode of our new podcast! John 1:43-51 (Philip finds Nathanael). Featured Musicians = Ramona Rox and Civil Wray.