When Go Means Stay

Why is it if you’re under 40 you tend to be more migratory than previous generations? Perhaps it’s a response to globalization, perhaps it’s a response to our inability to remain content when we stay in one place too long. There exists a conundrum...

Simply Belonging

I grew up being a devoted fan of the Calgary Centennials, the one time local junior hockey team. One night I took that dedication a little too far. Without telling my parents, I took our family dog, some provisions and money, and went to the game that night. That was...

Deeper.

Busyness seems to be a measurement of success. ‘More’ is attributed to success (when it’s work it’s usually connected to more money). Idleness is almost seen as a negative, idle hands get into trouble after all. That’s why our kids are...

Download Here: The Will of God

Christians have a fascination with knowing God’s will for many reasons. For one, the chance (not saying it’s true) to control your own destiny is appealing. There’s an entire industry of books written on this topic–four hundred thousand and...

How to Help During and After Calgary’s Flood

*UPDATE June 26* The hardest hit communities all have coordinated responses at ground level. Visit those locations for real time need. The City of Calgary is picking up debris left in front of homes (and they’re doing it quite efficiently). We will close update...

Hillhurst Sunnyside Clothing Drive

The next Hillhurst Sunnyside Clothing Drive, at the Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Center, will take place on Saturday, May 4th, 2013 from 9AM sharp to noon. If you wish to donate items to this event you may do so by dropping off your items the WEEK prior to the 4th...

Easter 2013 Events

Three events to celebrate this year’s Easter Week. March 29th – Good Friday come and go service. At The House Coffee Sanctuary 10AM onward. March 31st – Easter Sunday sunrise service. 5:30AM Nose Hill Park. Potluck breakfast at The House. March 31st...

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...