January 9, 2021

Links Finally I have the link to the requested recording of my book launch for Breakthrough Moments. To see it on Keene United Church website  https://youtu.be/wi8jvgzkGrI     If you would like to go directly to my youtube channel the address is longer but there are other of my video’s to see I am now working…

January 2, 2021

2021 is starting with some 2020 leftovers still hanging on. Even with at least two vaccines Covid 19 looms large in our minds, especially in locked down Ontario. I offer us all the words of King George VI from his Christmas radio message to the British Commonwealth in 1939. He quoted from the poem “God…

January 1, 2021

New Year’s Day, New Year’s Day I associate in my mind with memories and resolutions, the past and the future. Covid 19 has changed that. I’m feeling the past still with us. No number of New Year’s resolutions will change the future. How depressing! What can I do to change my attitude? “Finally, brothers and…

December 24, 2020

A few weeks ago, a friend asked me to explain the Trinity – Creator, Jesus, Holy Spirit. Since Christian theologians have been trying to do just that for centuries I could only give her my ideas. I started with an apple to illustrate. “Who we call Creator or God or Father/Mother/parent is like the skin…

December 24, 2020

One of my colleagues in the Northumberland Country writer’s group wrote a story titled “The Tree of Light”. Westben Theatre has used it as the basis for their Christmas concert. The production is beautiful. So I’m sharing the link. Enjoy!

December 23, 2020

      This article appeared in Peterborough This Week. For me it felt good to hear about a child caring for others, and especially a First Nation’s child from our area. We forget that children have so much to teach us. This time it’s “do what you can, one person at a time.” Too…

December 21, 2020

A Brand New Story When I was serving Dunsford United Church, my friend, Diane, and I worked together decorating the church. She is the artist and I was the helper. We had such fun together. Sometimes we got carried away with out decorations and still the congregation laid on the praise. Diane also likes to…

December 21, 2020

Welcome to my Christmas Newsletter.          Just three more days and we’ll be heading off to Christmas Eve services mostly on zoom or youtube. It’s not what we want, but what is. This is the season of love. Our love for the world, our country, our family, and even ourselves calls us to comply with…

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