The importance of family

Much of my life I have lived far from some members of our family.  As a kid either living in the east or west most of our family lived in Ontario. We took the train or drove for visits but my folks were quite creative in how they communicated with our family. I remember the…

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…

He wants us to move to Edmonton

It isn’t enough that we know how cold Edmonton can get having lived there four years, but as he is going out to shovel snow he sends us this picture to tell us he’s going out to shovel snow. And then he says how much he wants us to move to Edmonton. Meanwhile, it’s 6…