When it is cold outside

A number of our friends who live east of here have told me, that they see it’s cold out here. Yup – it is cold out here! It’s January and we’re on the prairies…it’s winter so they tell me. But the white snow, the crunch under your feet (love that sound) and Alberta’s famous blue…

Let’s get rid of evangelists

I’ve been observing….over the past few years, the term evangelical has been losing its charm. I think I first started to notice when late TV found, to their pleasure, a target in the TV evangelists to mock and use for fodder – not without reason, of course, but I thought the term evangelism was in…

Changing times

Okay, this is a confession of just how old I am, but do you remember when the iconic ATM first showed up? Because I do. I remember the fanfare, the “oh wow” that accompanied approaching these things for the first time, and the realization that this was one of the implications of a connected economy,…