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Family Reunion

Posted by Tim LaTour on

I haven’t been to a family reunion in decades. I’m not sure what your family reunions are like, but our family’s reunions were very large. Now, we’d have smaller, regular family gatherings for holidays and other occasions with our extended family. But family reunions...

Ready, Get Set, Restart!

Posted by Kevin Kusunoki on

I hate running. I’m just not very good at it. I don’t like dealing with my shin splints, nor do I like being lost in my own thoughts for a long period of time. Now I get it, running can be therapeutic for some people, but for me running is the last thing that you’ll find me...

Be Still and Know

Posted by Kevin Lau on

Be still and know that I am God. Psalm 46:10 This global pandemic has brought the world to a standstill. Flights are grounded, many businesses are forced to close, children are required to stay home from school and many people have to work from home. We’ve probably had more free time and...

Oh the Places You'll [Not] Go

Posted by Eric Farmer on

Some couples exchange beautiful poetry on their romantic walks together as they explore the depths of language and imagination. Not Katie and I, we quote Dr Seuss. As we were reflecting this week on this abnormal season of life, she recalled one of her favourite, obscure lines from that profound...

One Thing

Posted by Kevin Iu on

But the Lord answered her, “Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things, but one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen the good portion, which will not be taken away from her.” Luke 10:41-42 In this pandemic season, a lot of activities have been put to a halt. No...

But we had hoped...

Posted by Brett Hilliard on

It's a familiar story for many. The Road to Emmaus, where Jesus (in disguise) appears to two followers who are described as being "downcast" because their hopes had been dashed. Dejected, they now return home, having witnessed the death of Jesus, but unaware of his resurrection. "What are you...

Share Your Life

Posted by Karlson Wong on

We loved you so much that we shared with you not only God’s Good News but our own lives too. (1 Thessalonians 2:8)What a unique time in history we are living in. Everything we could normally rely on has been turned on its head. People are fearful of health risks and financial instability...

From Duty to Delight

Posted by Albert Ng on

In my upbringing, the concept of "duty" is important. It's not about whether I like it or not, it's about "our" well-being. Mom started working after dinner, it's my duty to do the dishes. My sister will mop the floor.“Duty” is not a popular word. It implies an obligation. Somebody...

Hosanna!

Posted by Calton Chu on

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16 Two years ago when my wife and I were expecting our daughter, we went through a process which most expecting parents are excited to go through - deciding on the...

Day By Day

Posted by Rick Bates on

If you were asked what is most important to you, to do day by day, what would come to mind?  Certainly in the midst of COVID-19, staying personally healthy would be on the list, as well as things like keeping financial viability, connecting with family, having job security.  If asked...

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