But You Can Fix Me. Slowing for Soul Care

Ever been in the situation where you’ve thought to yourself, if I only had ________________ things would be better? Maybe your blank is something fleeting like money. Maybe it’s something a bit more significant like relationships. I know quite a few people...

Everywhere But Nowhere

Have every felt scattered in your search for church community (or any community for that matter?) Some would blame postmodernity (whatever that is) for the deconstruction of community (note, not the destruction, but the de-construction). We don’t look for...

IdleNoMore Inconveniences Calgary

On the weekend a small band of IdleNoMore supporters clogged up 14st and marched from Nose Hill to the 14st bridge over the Bow. Traffic was re-routed and weekend commuters were left with huge delays. Calgarians have been largely insulated from the national movement,...

The Mystery of it All

What is the meaning of life? Perhaps that question is far too lofty. How about: What is your purpose in life? I think our lives require telos as the Greeks would say, or an end goal or purpose. Without purpose or a goal our lives are like a ship without a rudder,...

Stand up and be set apart

In the first book of the New Testament called ‘Matthew’ there’s a verse in a crucial part called the Sermon on the Mount. Matthew 5:13 is well known among Christians with many a sermon spoken on the passage. Usually the common themes revolve around...