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October 12th, 2014 – Harvest Thanksgiving

Turkey on?  Pumpkin pie ready?  So you can relax for a few moments, right?   Thanksgiving … as in other festivals worldwide we thank God for abundant harvests.  In Canada, our thanks-giving is also for the land.  Early settlers here found their experience echoed in the story of the people of Israel, coming into the


‏October 5th, 2014 – ‏Pentecost 17

Our ears and eyes, minds and hearts have suffered a barrage of gut-wrenching reportage and images out of Iraq and Syria.   Now, Canada will extend its deployment of Special Forces’ ‘advisors’.  Fighters, surveillance aircraft and their support crews will join them.  War.  Again.  With ISIS … which is only one, we are told, of