A few Sundays ago I visited a church in downtown Vancouver that is doing the Alpha series over the summer. This week was on episode 4, “What is Faith?”. In the beginning I was a bit cocky thinking it was too simplistic but as I watched the video I realized how complicated it can be to define faith. (more…)
Over fifteen years ago when I moved into my apartment building one of the things I prayed was having opportunities to be a good neighbour. I prayed that God would put me in places or in situations that I could bring joy or lend a helping hand. It was a prayer that I would remember every so often but not really focus on. Some prayers I don’t repeat but I trust that God knows what my heart desire is and eventually He will fulfill those desires. (more…)
One of my hopes as I mature not only in years but also in Godly wisdom, is to gain insight while going through the challenging times. In honour of Thanksgiving I would like to share a recent experience and how it brought revelation of how I appreciate God in a different way that has become more real and impacting. (more…)
Sometimes I wish I could cook a meal or pour a cup of coffee or put lip balm on my lips when they’re dry. There are times I would like to be less reliant on people, to have more flexibility and independence. (more…)
A couple days ago I received some unsettling news. I went to see an OT for an assessment to get a new seat cushion for my power chair. I’m in my power chair fourteen to sixteen hours a day so having the right seat cushion is very important. Because I am on employment assistance my wheelchair equipment is funded through the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation. (more…)
When I reached my fourth decade of living on Earth I wanted to celebrate in a special way that was honouring to God. I wanted to take a leap of faith and show God that I trusted Him with my life.