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Accepted by God

With the creation of social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram, it creates an opportunity to expand our connections in the world. I have had the chance to reconnect with people I grew up with along with other believers from around the world. One of the things I ask people regarding their connections is how…

The Pattern of Life

People seldom begin a vacation without carefully plotting an intended course of travel. Sadly, too many people do not consider life as an adventure to be carefully mapped out prior to takeoff. As Christians, we need to ask ourselves what we expect to receive from life for the coming year and, more important, what we…

Wired to Doubt

We have been doing some renovations on our sixty-year-old house. It is challenging to fix an old building because when you open a wall, whatever you find needs to be fixed. In some houses you will find aluminum and copper wiring in the same wall. If discovered, it must be fixed. Rewiring a house is…

God Almighty

One of my favourite activities to do when my children were young and unable to read was to take time to read books to them. We had hundreds of books, but over time, it became apparent that there were some favourites. Many we read every day. Also, after a time, I would get tired of…

The Waiting Game

I am an impatient person. I do not like waiting. I get annoyed by slow drivers in fast lanes. I audibly sigh when I get into a long checkout line. Even when I do weddings, I warn the bride and groom that if they are fifteen minutes late, I will ask guests to leave. Those…