Reflection

Seven Words of Grace

Have you ever had this happen to you? Words leave your mouth and you immediately wished they would not have. You see the reaction of the person at whom the words were directed and your heart sinks. Their head drop. In essence, we have aimed a weapon, struck the target, and regretted our success all…

The Church: God’s Strange Assortment

As a diabetic, I need to watch what I eat. I now read labels, examining protein amounts, carbohydrate and fibre amount to see if this food item fits into a healthier lifestyle. One of my favourite things to eat though does not fit into this category. One of my favourite treats is licorice allsorts. Now…

God’s Extraordinary Power

How many of us have ever taken on a challenge that we could not do by ourselves? Maybe it was a home project like putting together a BBQ or repairing something around the house. You start well, but soon find yourself over your head unable to continue without help. One of the earliest lessons we…

When God Sneaks Up on Us

Have you ever had someone sneak up behind you and surprise you? Often times, it is not a very pleasant experience. After yelling and screaming, possibly letting out an expletive, we try to calm down and find a sense of normalcy. We often turn to the instigator of the experience and give them a piece…

Finding Our Worth in God

How many of us would like to make changes in our lives? I think almost all of us would answer in the affirmative. The truth is, most of us are not very content with how we are. It might be our physical appearance or a bad habit or thought patterns we are dealing with. Regardless,…