Love Came Down in Wisdom/L’amour arrive avec sagesse

As a follower of Jesus Christ, when you find yourself facing trials of every size and variety, don’t be surprised. Since Adam & Eve said “yes” to desire and “no” to God, humanity has struggled. Christians are no exception but thankfully, our faith in trials reaps fruit found nowhere else. James, co-leader of the Church, […]

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Love Comes Down Close and Kind/Amour arrivé près et gentil

In the first letter to the Corinthians, Paul confronted the church with firm resolve.  The entire epistle was one of intensity, instruction and heartbreak. 2 Corinthians is a passionate answer to the stress of their mess.  Paul, himself suffering innumerable trials, encouraged the Corinthians to bear comfort to those in pain with the same comfort God […]

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Love Came Down to our Caves of Crisis

Winter finally came to Port Perry, here in Ontario,Canada.  Cold has set in. I struggle with the grey skies, the biting wind and soaked feet in boots just purchased.  Winter is not my favourite season.  Yet when I bundle up, I am always surprised by the glory I discover in crisp blue skies, fresh white […]

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Love Came Down with Spoils of War

   Today I am at my parents’ cottage enjoying the beauty of Lake Matinenda.  My father is a bird lover. All summer long, he has tenderly filled the hummingbird feeders so that the thumb-sized darlings, flurried flashes of red and green, would have their fill. Today, I enjoyed that same privilege, boiling water and adding […]

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