Things Change

An old saying says something like ‘Well, when I was younger, we walked to school both ways up hill and in the snow every day of the year.’ The tale can continue to describe the struggle that the generation before us had.  It was hard and harder and more challenging...

They are Precious in His sight

When I was growing up, a popular chorus was often sung in our church that celebrated God’s love of human life, emphasizing that all are precious in his sight no matter what their race or ethnicity. Having this song a regular part of our church’s repertoire was a...

The Glory of God

Then Daniel praised the God of heaven. He said, “Praise the name of God forever and ever, for he has all wisdom and power. He controls the course of world events; he removes kings and sets up other kings.  Daniel 2:19-21 -NLT There are many things that I do not...

Platforms

I never met Ravi Zacharias. Yet, I was saddened by the news of his death on May 19, 2020. I admired his wit, gentleness, and humour. His death felt like a loss to the spread of the Gospel. He had clearly made an impact in our world for the kingdom.    By the time Ravi...

Day of Prayer & Fasting: Monday, July 20

2 Chronicles 7:14,15  “Then if my people who are called by my name will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sins and restore their land. My eyes will be open and my ears attentive...

Looking on with Fascination

When my son Timothy was about two years old, he loved to look for anthills on summer walks. We often would find some supersized ones when we strolled in a nearby river valley park. Tim would delight in stirring up their mound with a freshly plucked branch so that he...