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Archive: February 2018

God delights in your blooming

God delights in your blooming

By Laurel Pattenden Most mornings I have the pleasure of tasty warm oatmeal and the company of squirrels. Outside our kitchen window there are many large trees that provide a “jungle gym” for the squirrels to leap and climb all day long. Several of the trees are old...
Knowing the full story of others

Knowing the full story of others

By Rev. Canon Christopher B. J. Pratt Setting a date and time for an operation is never an easy thing to do. I stood in front of the orthopedic surgeon’s appointment manager, with my calendar open, waiting to hear what viable options were going to be offered to me. “I...
Have you named the church in your will?

Have you named the church in your will?

A case study in giving – what happens when I’m gone? By Andra Townshend O’Neill Bill and Sue are faithful Anglicans. They have attended church regularly all their lives, not every week but steadily for as long as they can remember. Now, Bill and Sue are 75 and...