Welcome to Church of the Messiah.  We are a prayerful, Bible-teaching, evangelical church in the heart of Ottawa with a heart for the city and the world.  Our mission is to make disciples gripped by the gospel, living for God’s glory.  We meet every Sunday at 8:00am and 10:00am at the Ottawa Little Theatre (400 King Edward Ave).  You can check out the latest sermons and read the Pastor’s Blog to get an idea of what we’re all about.  Feel free to explore our website or contact us to learn more!

Roots: Part 1 – The authority of the church

July 24, 2016

Dear friends, Over the summer with these blogs I am going to look at some classic Anglican doctrine. Today we will look at Anglicanism’s understanding of church authority. I have modernized the language, but here, in its entirety, is article 20 of The Thirty-Nine Articles of Religion. “XX. Of the authority of the Church: The []

The Anglican Church and us

July 17, 2016

Dear friends, This week The Anglican Church of Canada has been in the news. At a meeting of their National (General) Synod they narrowly voted to change their canons to allow same-sex marriage. “Canons” are Anglican-speak for the official, legal, national by-laws of the church. The vote “narrowly” passed in the sense that to change []