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Purpose Driven Christian

By On May 9, 2017

Have you ever sighed and said: “What’s the use? Why bother? What’s the purpose? What good will it do anyway?”  Most of us have been there at some point. It’s not exactly a high time on our journey home to Heaven. You wouldn’t call them great days or bright ones either. Maybe you’re there today. When we lose our sense…

Bible Bites

Getting Divine Direction

By On May 2, 2017

Note: You can easily email, print, or share this post or any of the posts on this website by clicking on the relevant task icon at the bottom of each post. Maybe you clicked on this post with great anticipation: “Finally, something that is relevant. I need direction. I have been praying and praying but I feel like I am…

Changed Lives

Born Again: 37 Years of Darkness Among the Amish

By On April 30, 2017

John A Miller Tells His Story I was born in western Pennsylvania in the small village of Atlantic. Ours was a typical Amish family. We attended church services every other Sunday, which was normal for most Amish. Some of my earliest memories include hearing my grandfather preaching from Romans 8:15, “For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again…

Life Lessons

Big Lottery Win: Generosity Second to None

By On April 26, 2017

Neighbours talked about it. Journalists wrote stories about it. Coffee shops were a-buzz with the extraordinary news. And it spread across Canada and eventually around the world by major media outlets. It was a heart-touching story of outstanding generosity and selflessness. Allen and Violet Large had been married for 36 years. They worked hard. Allen was a welder and Violet…

Bible Bites

Feeling the Wind is One Thing

By On April 25, 2017

How could you not feel it! The gale is so strong – it seems to be hurricane force. It’s taking every ounce of energy you have, to keep on walking. In fact, it seems the sheer velocity of the wind is pushing you backwards, as you try to step forward! It is exhausting. What’s happening? Why are you feeling this…

Life Lessons

The Collapse of the Summit Cornice

By On April 21, 2017

Too frequently we are sadly reminded just how quickly and unexpectedly tragedy can strike. So often, we feel safe because we are careful and cautious – not carelessly reckless. But still – we can’t be sure we will avoid a tragedy. Six experienced hikers had their early Spring Saturday carefully planned. They would climb Mount Harvey in Lions Bay, British…

First Few Weeks in Christ

7 – Reading My Bible

By On April 19, 2017

Perhaps the single most important activity for a Christian is the consistent daily reading of your Bible. Your spiritual growth and development will be stunted if you don’t. Your joy and strength, as a Christian, will wither to extreme weakness. Spiritual progress cannot be made if your Bible is not the critical hub of your daily routines. God will not…

Bible Bites

Interviewing the King about Real Joy

By On April 19, 2017

Question: “Your Majesty, can I interrupt you just for a second? You seem to be on a roll. I noticed you writing with a smile on your face. Are you making an entry in your journal?” Answer: “As a matter of fact, I am. I enjoy poetry. It allows me to record my deepest thoughts – the musings of my…


New Bumper Magnets Available

By On April 18, 2017 has a new logo. The bluish heaven is the preferred eternal destination. The gold seal reminds us of our no-fail security in Christ. Or, some like to think of the circles as the sun signaling the dawning of a new day, in contrast to the dark days of not knowing Christ.   New vehicle magnets are available. We don’t…