Welcome to Enjoy Life Church
We are a Christ-centered church believing in the Triune God.We are based in Edmonton, Canada. Leonard and Lorie Rutten, who lead the church, are originally from Canada, but have lived and been in the ministry in Tanzania and South Africa. Find more information on the history of the church in the About Us section.
The Gospel of John
Worship Weekend - Ray Stokes
Enjoy Life Newsletter
Enjoy Life News – November 2013
We’ve had the joy of weddings, births, and announcements of new babies on the way! All these events remind us that we have life with each other and with God that is rich and full. He is leading this flock along and added to our number and it’s a joy to share our lives with our friends in Enjoy Life and beyond. Read this newsletter ...
Enjoy Life Church Blogs
Is Baptism Still Relevant in our Modern World?
By Lorie Rutten
Why are certain traditions of the church still practiced in this day and age? Are we carrying on something that doesn’t apply to our lives and the world we live in now? Read this blog ...
Purpose vs Pleasure
By Liezl Eybers
God has recently added a couple to our eldership team at Highway Church. We are excited to hear that God has been doing a similar work at Enjoy Life Church International! It is the greatest privilege to be a part of this work at ELCI and we are very grateful that we are going to be present when hands will be laid on Russell and Helen Seaborne and they will be ordained. Read this blog ...
A Faithful Friend
By George Eybers
2 Samuel 12 “The Lord sent Nathan to David. When he came to him, he said, “There were two men in a certain town, one rich and the other poor. The rich man had a very large number of sheep and cattle, but the poor man had nothing except one little ewe lamb he had bought. He raised it, and it grew up with him and his children. It shared his food, drank from his cup and even slept in his arms. It was like a daughter to him.
“Now a traveler came to the rich man, but the rich man refrained from taking one of his own sheep or cattle to prepare a meal for the traveler who had come to him. Instead, he took the ewe lamb that belonged to the poor man and prepared it for the one who had come to him.” Read this blog ...
What is a CHURCH anyway??
By Lorie Rutten
We know the scriptures that people sometimes use to ‘guilt us’ into church attendance. “Not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some,” from Hebrews and others. But why do we believe gathering of the saints is so much more than just the once a week assembly? Because we have SEEN IT, lived out in our daily lives and refuse to settle for the traditional, dutiful attendance on one particular day of the week. Yes, a Sunday meeting is a ‘showcase’ of God’s grace in our lives, a time to recharge our spiritual batteries and encourage each other in our walk to heaven. But it is so much more! Read this blog ...
The World Is Round
By Leonard Rutten
People say there is no absolute truth; that truth keeps changing. What was once true may not be true tomorrow. Truth is relative to the times we live in.
But there is truth; absolute, eternal, and unchanging truth. Read this blog ...