What Does ‘To Live is Christ’ Mean?

Photo by Towfiqu barbhuiya on Unsplash Paul’s letter to the church at Philippi The apostle, Paul, is one of my favourite Bible characters. He is the author of the saying, “to live is Christ to die is gain”. Once a persecutor of Christians, … Continue reading

How School-Mandated Confession Led To Heated Words

Photo by Nick Castelli on Unsplash But gave me a foundation I appreciated later in life Although my family attended Immaculate Conception church, my high school was connected with the church down the road and held all graduations and sacramental ceremonies there. Officially … Continue reading

What Stopped This Teen From Taking Her Own Life

Photo by Possessed Photography on Unsplash Teenage Suicide I used to think I had a split personality. One personality was my “outside self” that I showed the world. An over-achiever, A-student, always smiling. The other personality was my “inside self.” I kept this … Continue reading

How a Dining Reservation Sparked a Reminder to Take a Sabbath Day

Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash I miss the days of decreed Sunday closures We traveled six hours north to arrive in Quebec for a four-night snowmobile vacation. Our friends followed close behind and booked the same hotel with a room adjacent to … Continue reading