Evert year the Citadel Theatre here in Edmonton puts on Charles Dickens, a Christmas Carol. Most of us are familiar with the story of how miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is visited…

Holding Jesus

December 24, 2021
Every once in a while, you hear on the radio or see on the television some story of a baby being abandoned. I remember several years ago. A newborn baby…

Song of Mary

December 19, 2021
I don’t know that I have a favourite Choir Anthem of all time, but if I do, the one that the choir sang today might be the leading contender. Song…

Fire

December 12, 2021
If I were to ask you what is the greatest discovery or invention of all time, what would you say? There have been a lot of amazing discoveries and many…

All flesh

December 5, 2021
And all flesh shall see the salvation of God.   We are going to ponder that today. What does it mean to say that all flesh shall see the salvation…

Redemption

November 28, 2021
If there's something strange In your neighborhood Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters! If there's something weird And it don't look good Who you gonna call? Ghostbusters!   So goes the…

The Bridge

November 14, 2021
One of the people that made a difference in my life was a rabbi named Edwin Friedman, who applied Family Systems Theory to congregational life. Reading and studying his book…

Running Out

November 7, 2021
Old Mother Hubbard went to the cupboard to get her poor doggy a bone.. But when she got there, the cupboard was bare  and so the poor doggy got none.…

The other

October 31, 2021
I actually listen to more novels than I read. When I was a minister in Saskatchewan, I found that I had a lot of driving and I often drove 2…

That I may see

October 24, 2021
One day a boy was walking up and down the street pulling a wagon. In the wagon there were some blankets and you could hear some faint mews. Inside the…