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Building the House of God

Many Christians have a tendency to compartmentalize their lives. Work is limited to the office, family life is at home and church life is at the church. This has led to a misunderstanding of how the Christian life is to be lived. The Christian life then becomes limited to where we believe or want to…

Portrait of a Family

When you hear the word, “family,” what comes to mind? Your answer will often depend on which generation you are a part of. As much as the structure changes, there are distinct qualities remain the same. A family is usually defined as a group of people who share common attitudes, interests, or goals. In essence, it is seen…

Blood is Thicker than Water

Thanksgiving is one of my favourite holidays. It is a great chance to reflect on the past year and remember to thank God for the great things He has done in my life. It is also a good opportunity to look forward and revision where we hope to be. I was reading some testimonies of…

The Importance of Relationships

I was in Starbucks last week standing in line to grab my usual Grande Pike with room when I went to grab my phone out of my pocket to check my emails. But before I grabbed it, I stopped and looked at the other people in the lineup. There were nine of us standing in…