Last Wednesday I left our bible study and on the way out of the church parking lot, Mark told me the news events of the morning.  I was shocked and horrified.  We lived in Ottawa for a number of years so I could picture very easily where everything happened.  Canadians across the country were glued … Continue reading Hero

The Demise of the Good Girl

Do you have a favourite TV show that you set your DVR for every week?  I do.  Once Upon A Time is a cleverly written, twisted version of all the fairy tales we grew up reading.  What I really like is the complexity of the characters.  There are the delicious villains, the Evil Queen and … Continue reading The Demise of the Good Girl

The Corner of Grosvenor and Sunnyside: Why I’m So Thankful for You

October is pastor appreciation month and I was thinking about the many pastors I’ve enjoyed sitting under over the years.  We have been blessed. While attending Carleton University in Ottawa, I got involved in a church near the university.  I had attended it briefly my first year but wasn’t ready yet to carve out my … Continue reading The Corner of Grosvenor and Sunnyside: Why I’m So Thankful for You

Calling All Pastors…No Wimps Allowed

The Lord said to me, “I knew you before you were formed within your mother’s womb; before you were born I sanctified you and appointed you as my spokesman to the world.”  Jeremiah 1:4,5 TLB Over the years, I’ve received a variety of reactions to my husband’s occupation.  One, I will never forget.  I was … Continue reading Calling All Pastors…No Wimps Allowed