It’s Sunday – and I like to give some shout outs (what I read online during the past week that I think is worth your time too). So, I’m shouting about these two posts…
It’s Friday again and I have a few fun videos to share.
I think you’ll like ‘em…
1. VIDEO—Weatherman -vs- Dog.
Ripple, a dog from Edmonton Humane Society, steals… Read More
Some dear friends of mine have recently gone though an incredibly tragic and painful experience. Along with them, I want to know “Why?” I want answers. Conclusions. Resolutions. And I know there are none.
Although there are no satisfying answers, I do believe beauty rises from our suffering – but just not quickly.
It will come, in its own time. So in the meantime, we sit in the pain and learn how to manage with it.
While reading Beauty —The Invisible Embrace I was reminded again of the promise from God that beauty will rise from our ashes.
In the words of John O’Donohue… Read More
When there are some particularly share-worthy posts that I read during the week, I save them for Sunday and do a couple shout outs – like…
Happy Friday to you. No giveaways today – just some fun and laughs, because we all need some.
1. VIDEO—The Best Version of O Canada I’ve seen yet.
2. VIDEO—The Book With No Pictures by… Read More
I’ve had the privilege of serving in full-time ministry for almost 22 years. Looking back, there is much to be thankful for. It hasn’t been all picture-perfect or easy-breezy, but it has been richly rewarding.
More than anything else, I’m thankful for the relationships built over the years with wonderful, real people.
Just yesterday, I received a text message from… Read More
Have you ever noticed how campaign ads will mention who is endorsing that particular candidate?
“Endorsed by Renton Fire Fighters”
“Endorsed by the Seattle Times”
“Endorsed by the National Rifle Association”
Here’s one I’ve never seen…
“Endorsed by Jesus Christ”
Jesus doesn’t belong to your political party.
It’s… Read More
What do you think of when you hear the word mega?
If you’re into the lottery, maybe “Mega Millions,” right? Or if you’re a fan of the Transformer’s franchise, “Megatron” comes to mind.
Mega is a unit prefix in the metric system – denoting a factor of one million.
For example, with digital cameras, we talk about mega pixels: an 8-mega pixel camera can record up to 8 million pixels.
Mega is also used to describe the explosive power of nuclear weapons – as “megatons,” and the frequency of electromagnetic radiation – as “megahertzs.”
But what we’re talking about today is church… Read More