What is Faith?

What is Faith?

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...
Please Stop Being So Rational

Please Stop Being So Rational

“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom,    and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding. For through wisdom your days will be many,    and years will be added to your life. If you are wise, your wisdom will reward you;    if you are a mocker, you alone...
The Value of Reliance

The Value of Reliance

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.   For the most part I’m not bothered by my dependance of...
Immersed in the Holy Spirit

Immersed in the Holy Spirit

“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.” Matthew 6:33 One of my favourite things about lent is that we focus more on the above bible verse.  I don’t think we give enough credence to this commitment....
God is my safety net

God is my safety net

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...