Break Out

Here in Montreal, winter can overwhelm the soul.  Day after day of grey skies, cold temps and snowbanks piled past windows can drain the soul. Last week, one day, the skies cleared.  Like a filly bolting her gates, when I saw the sunshine poking through my window, I bundled protesting teens into our minivan, promising […]

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Kings, Snakes and Crossing Over

Snakes have been a phobia of mine for most of my life.  When I was little, one of my brothers tried to put a Garter snake down my shirt, and since then, my terror of snakes has been non-negotiable. Here in Montreal, Canada snakes are rare, for which I shout a great big Amen!  Pantanal, […]

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Love Came Near

This Week’s Reading: Genesis 39-47 Have you ever been treated as the favourite, in your family, at work, at school? Did you enjoy the favour and suffer the jealousy? Do I have a story for you! Joseph was the favoured one in his family. When Joseph was born, Jacob bypassed his boys and reached for […]

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In the Beginning, Love Came Down/Au début, l’amour nous est venu

( Hi friends!  Here is the first Bible Study of our Twenty-Two Month Walk through the Bible journey together!  I would love your feedback!  Study questions follow at the end of the lesson.  Just post answers or comments in the comment section or meet online at our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/LoveCameDownBibleJourney  So glad you have joined me […]

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Love Came Down with Light/L’amour est arrivé avec la lumière

In 1 Thessalonians, Paul writes to a church rocked by persecution. The citizens of the city, perhaps even relatives, dragged believers into the streets in protest against this new faith in Jesus.  Acts 17 details how the city of Thessalonica (second largest city in current Greece today) erupted in outrage as a massive mob sought […]

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