2023 what do you hold?

We were encouraged to look to the promise of Isaiah 41:10 this morning. Should you not have it memorized, you could, and it would be good too, but it’s unlikely that up to now you have…so, here it is. “Don’t be afraid, for I am with you. Don’t be discouraged, for I am your God….

Buried in the snow

Rachel and Beth, now sometimes called LIzzie, had a great time in the snow today. After a few days of snow and cold it warmed up and with above 0 temperatures (C) they were in the yard playing for hours. When Grandpa is around with his phone, there is always a request for me to…

The value of friendship

Today allowed a wonderful reconnection with my friend Doug. Now I noticed I have many friends named Doug. Don’t think it was deliberate, but it is what it is. At any rate, today Doug and I had a lengthy coffee/brunch together. Doug to me to the very trendy Westboro area of Ottawa. Our destination was…