Monthly Archive: March 2014

Before You Slander My Church: An Open Letter

Before You Slander My Church: An Open Letter

Dear people who think my church is apostate, or who have issues with people in the church I am  member of, Before you slander my church ask yourself what it is you are trying...

We Should be Arrested for Tithing

We Should be Arrested for Tithing

I was dumbfounded when I read an article in the national Post about a “mystery man” roaming the city of Halifax and handing out large sums of cash to complete strangers at random.  The mystery...

I would miss my El Salvadorian Daughter…

I would miss my El Salvadorian Daughter…

My Wife and I have been avid supporters of World Vision in the past. In fact we raised our first daughter – Rose – from El Salvador, through Word Vision.  We have lost contact...

Counter-Counterpoint on Vaccines

Counter-Counterpoint on Vaccines

Yesterday Andre Schutten from ARPA posted Counterpoint: On Vaccines, State Power and Christian Living in response to his colleague’s article. He challenges the statement, “But this is fundamentally a discussion for parents, families, friends, and churches –...

Question: I Was Training to be a Pentecostal Pastor, Now I want to be a Reformed Pastor…

Question: I Was Training to be a Pentecostal Pastor, Now I want to be a Reformed Pastor…

From Steve: I grew up in Armenian churches and was on path to become a pastor under Assemblies of God(Pentecostal). However to my recent exposure to all things reformed, i am intrigued by reformation theology...

Some Go to Church

Some Go to Church

While perusing the August 28, 1884 edition of the Flesherton Advance newspaper…I was doing research into a school shooting that took place in Markdale, Ontario for a term paper… I came across this poem...

What I Believe about Vaccines.

What I Believe about Vaccines.

With the recent outbreak of measles in the eastern Fraser Valley I have been asked what my position on vaccinations  is.  Most of us have heard on the news that the outbreak is mostly...

2 Years Old!

2 Years Old!

Hi Everyone, I thought I would let this cute and overly excited baby demonstrate for you how I feel right now… It was just over two years ago, on March 8 of 2012 that...

How is Your Welcome Mat Looking?

How is Your Welcome Mat Looking?

Last week, my wife let me in on her personal devotions for the day.  She had been meditating on Romans 12:13 which says  “Contribute to the needs of the saints and seek to show hospitality.”...