Adopted

Adopted

Last week, two of our closest friends adopted a little girl. They have been blogging about their experience of adoption with great authenticity from the highs to the lows, and everything in between. It has been fun to watched their family form with a new member added...
All in Time

All in Time

All in Time I once heard a joke that went something like this… “A man was taking it easy, lying on the grass and looking up at the clouds.  He was identifying shapes when he decided to talk to God.  “God,” he said, “how long is a million years?” God answered, “In my...
Writings From the Pastor of Pastors

Writings From the Pastor of Pastors

The man called the pastor of pastors, the writer of innumerable books, translator of The Message, and most notably a follower of Jesus, Eugene Peterson, passed away this week. He leaves behind many grieving and many rejoicing at his life and his legacy. Though I did...
In the In-Between

In the In-Between

Several years ago, we were on a road trip from Toronto to Princeton, a mere ten hour drive, which was not far on the spectrum of road trips that my husband and I take. But it was one of those times in life when everything seemed to be not quite right: work was a mess,...
On Life Together…

On Life Together…

When my daughter nurses, she holds out her little hand—outstretched toward me—until I stick out my finger. Then she grasps it tightly. Isn’t that all of us? Holding out our hands, waiting for safety, for nourishment, for comfort, for another person to be with us?...
30 Day Hunger Challenge

30 Day Hunger Challenge

The ten of us sat down, scattered about the cottage, enjoying a scrumptious smorgasbord of foods. Never had any of us enjoyed a meal of this sort…and perhaps never again. Some of our closest friends humoured us on our challenge, and we enjoyed quite the assortment of...