(“Letters to My Church” devotional series. More information in the Table of Contents.) Greetings, Church! It’s cold. It’s cold in my house, it’s cold in my car, and pretty much everywhere I go. I tried wearing gloves when I walked the dog yesterday. I tried again today when I drove to work. Yet my fingertips felt … More The Holy Mundane: Lone Rangers Don’t Grow
(“Letters to My Church” devotional series. More information in the Table of Contents.) Greetings Church! It’s December 2, and there is nary a Christmas decoration in my house. While our neighbour has had a massive light display in their yard for the past two weeks, our door is still graced by harvest pumpkins, and Christmas … More The Holy Mundane: Prepare Yourself
Does the fact that God is Trinity even matter? Does it make any difference to the day-to-day walk of a follower of Christ? Yes! The doctrine of the Trinity has some very practical consequences. How we understand God as Trinity affects three important areas of life. It Changes How We Relate to God Because the … More God is Trinity. So What? (Part 5: Does it Even Matter?)
There I was, sitting on the coffee shop patio at the corner of Lonsdale and 29th, engaged in a business meeting. As we were talking, I was trying to stay focused on the topic at hand, but my ears picked up the familiar sound of shopping cart on sidewalk. I glanced to see a dusty, … More Well Done, Good and Faithful Homeless Man
Ever notice how a person’s scent will often leave the evidence of their presence long after they leave a room? Sometimes a loved one may be miles away, but a whiff of their shirt transports them to our side. Perhaps a stranger walks by and leaves a trail of perfume (for good or for bad) … More Can You Smell What the Church is Cooking?