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Fierce advice, strong loyalty
Posted September 28, 2017

“Fierce advice, strong loyalty.”  I was recently at an event where, a leader, leading from the front in the midst of change gave that instruction.

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Change is Good, you go first
Posted July 19, 2017

We can all admit that change needs to happen, people like me believe change is good, but we all like someone else to start, to lead, to go first.

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For every hour spent organizing an hour is earned
Posted May 10, 2017

I think I may have caught up.  I haven’t of course, my list of to do’s still has not done’s on it.

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The earth invites us to renewal
Posted April 26, 2017

Today we remain very aware of the earth,  just past earth day, in the midst of beautiful spring days. 

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May this Holy Week Be a Blessing
Posted April 10, 2017

I took twice as long to write my sermon this week, than I usually do. That’s a big deal.

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We do not quit – A resolve to choose to love and find hope
Posted January 30, 2017

A number of years ago, our family made the acquaintance of an older gentleman, swimming his way from the beach, to the island, at Lake of Two Rivers in Algonquin Park.

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The Skiffle Band
Posted January 11, 2017

In July of 1957. St Peters Church held a garden fete.

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Let One In: President’s Advent message
Posted November 25, 2016

Advent, and the Christmas story of hope to which it points, inspires a number of good pageant stories, one of my favorites tells of how one had a surprise twist.

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Ironing out my wrinkled soul
Posted September 28, 2016

In case you missed it folks, The New United Church Manual came into effect today. Read the most recent entry of Audrey Brown’s blog Here I Stand

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The Scarborough Bluffs
Posted September 21, 2016

Last week I attended the Presbytery Meeting of Toronto Southwest Presbytery. Read the most recent version of Here I Stand, by Audrey Brown

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