Never give up hope

September 10, 2015

Last Sunday, I was supposed to come to Church with a children's story. But I had been busy with a wedding and I didn't have a children's story in my head. I decided to just...

Rider Insider

September 10, 2015

How do you spell relief? W-I-N. Or perhaps, D-Y-C-E. Because you couldn’t have had one without the other. Let me explain. The Saskatchewan Roughriders were 0-9 in ...

What’s new?

September 3, 2015

For the past nearly 5 years, I have been asked to pilot Knox Presbyterian Church, Weyburn in recovery towards having a full-time resident Minister of our own. It has been ...

I don’t know the answer

September 3, 2015

There are some days when I simply don't have any answers. To those who know me best, that may seem highly improbable but it's true. And, I suspect, it applies to many of ...

Rider Insider

September 3, 2015

Quite obviously, it's a disaster. With their season on life support, the Saskatchewan Roughriders came up with one of the most uninspired efforts in years Sunday in ...

Can you understand me?

August 27, 2015

"Excuse me, sir," I spoke to the man pushing his buggy in the dairy aisle. "I love languages and I couldn't help but overhear you folks," I said. "...

An assignment in the House of God

August 27, 2015

The Old Testament book of Nehemiah derives its present title from the main character whose name appears in chapter 1 verse 1. Nehemiah means “Yahweh comforts” and I believe...

Rider Insider

August 27, 2015

Pass the popcorn. I swear, this 2015 season for the Saskatchewan Rough-riders is like a football movie. You know, like Remember the Titans, Rudy, Any Given Sunday, When...

Rider Insider

August 20, 2015

The bye week in mid-August is behind them and so too, the Saskatchewan Roughriders hope, are the prior seven weeks of the season. To call the Riders' start to this 2015...

Invest in what matters

August 20, 2015

Summers for me are the busiest time of the year. Ever since I was a teenager I have spent July and August at weeks of church camps or Vacation Bible Schools (VBS). Recently...

Loved or duped

August 20, 2015

This week my Spam box is crammed with emails from around the world. How could I have known that I am recognized globally or that I have the privilege of becoming the ...

A Fitting Harvest for the Lord

August 14, 2015

With the Wheat Fest behind us, and the harvest getting well underwent at this time, there are many biblical images of harvest that come to mind, including many of Jesus' ...

Harvest time

September 10, 2015

Harvest is well underway. Over the years, I have not had to be a major part of the harvest operations around our farm. There was always more than enough help. When I ...

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