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...

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...

What’s your story?

I have had an increase in time with my family over the past months.  We are currently isolated to our home from morning until night.  We go to sleep and wake only to know the schedule and repetition of the days before will be similar to the day before and the day...

Lament

I came home from classes on March 17th to the reality that we were officially moving into isolation – church, ministry, relationships were moving online.  Moving away.  (That’s what I internalized).  In those first days I remember thinking, the Israelites might have...

Favorite Passages

One of my “all-time favorite passages” in the Bible is found in Philippians one. Here Paul is writing to some of his friends who are believers that he longs to return to. His warm memories of their time together, and his gratefulness for their recent financial gift...

Update – March 16

Dear Church Family,What a great weekend of ministry as we gathered online this past Sunday! It was a poignant reminder that the church is not confined to a building and that wherever we are, we can join in the Word and in worship of our great God together. We heard...