Beliefs. Everyone has them. How do yours hold up?

Everyone has beliefs. Everyone believes something. Our beliefs inform our daily living…how we live and how we act, and how we view who we are and the world we live in.This, our worldview, is established by things we believe to be true. It contributes to the very fabric of who we are. Beliefs attract related … More Beliefs. Everyone has them. How do yours hold up?

Need Rest?

“I will give you rest.” How many people can say that? I will give you rest. Do we need rest? Of course! Especially in this world. But do we always find it? No. Can you or I give it? No… not likely. Sometimes we can have a calming affect on people and likewise they on … More Need Rest?

Presidential Debate: 2 house rules could change everything

Last night I watched some highlights from the Presidential Debate.I was shocked at the conduct of these two US leaders. Perhaps two simple house rules may have changed things completely: Love your neighbour as yourself. Be quick to listen, slow to speak, and slow to become angry. And these aren’t to remain as house rules…but … More Presidential Debate: 2 house rules could change everything

Our Fixation on Behavior misses the Heart of the Matter

It could be you and it could be me…the other day it was a Vancouver man. Behavior, behavior. Everybody wants to see us having good behavior. It’s feels that way coming from our government too. Put on your mask. Social distance. Do as your told. Keep in line. Behave like good citizens. Don’t question the … More Our Fixation on Behavior misses the Heart of the Matter

Racism. What Can I Do?

Conversation around racism has escalated once again.  We’ve seen and heard plenty by now. Multiple views abound as to what has gone wrong and what can be done. What is racism?  In short, I’ve heard it described as ‘sinful ethnic prejudice’.  That’s one of those phrases that certainly stimulates some self reflection.  Perhaps opportunity for … More Racism. What Can I Do?