Tuneful prayers

I was struck last week as we were as we were at the leader’s retreat at some of the prayers that we sung. Now I suppose I’m old guy when it comes to music though there’s lots of newer songs that I do love to sing. However, when it comes to sung prayer it is…

5 days in BC

British Columbia is a big province so it’s a bit misleading to say BC. We were on Vancouver Island outside of Parksville at a very lovely resort. They were kind and gracious and the food was delicious. Dr. David Smith, I have alluded to in my last post, was again a great teacher. Though he…

Christmas is coming…

It’s Christmas carols, serenading, parties and decorating time. It’s just days to Christmas. We’ve been away from home most Christmases over the past 10 years but this year we’ll be opening up presents from under own tree! But what is more exciting is that we’ll have Jason, Rachel, Ted and Beth with us from Ottawa….