Hope for the Helper

“The spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me; he has sent me to bring good news to the oppressed, to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and release to the prisoners;” Isaiah 61:1 Reading this verse used to fill me with strength and hope; it fueled my…

What I Learned During April 2017

The month of April 2017 went by fast. It seemed like we had just begun the Lenten season and then suddenly it Easter weekend, and then April was over. Despite the month feeling as if it went by quickly, I learned a few important personal lessons during that time. I Love Reading and It Should…

Work for What You Want

I recently signed up for a six-week community activity program. People can choose to join a team or register as an individual. The goal is to get Canadians to be more physically active. Participants can choose whatever activities they like so long as they commit to the minimum number of recommended hours of physical activity…

Spring/Summer Happiness

  March is gone and April is here. There really is no big difference between the two months except for the change in daylight hours. It feels great to have longer hours of sunlight. For me, slightly warmer days and more hours of sunlight often means dreaming and planning a new fitness regime. I suddenly…

The Shack and Lenten Lessons

  The movie The Shack has been getting social media attention for both positive and negative reasons. There are those who see The Shack as a great movie about our relationship with God; and in the other camp are those who see the movie as blasphemous and theologically dangerous. I recently watched The Shack and…