Category Archives for Apologetics

Defending the Christian faith

Why not tell all?

This is a bit of a different post.  It contains the text of a letter that I will be sending to Minister of Heritage James Moore, with a copy to Prime Minister Stephen Harper.  The letter speaks for itself.   … Continue reading

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15. May 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Truthspeakers | Tags: , , , , | 9 comments

Why I celebrate Christmas

A couple of weeks ago, Marion and I watched the 1984 production of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, in which Ebenezer Scrooge is set free from his addiction to greed, and discovers again the joy of celebrating Christmas. Lots of people … Continue reading

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22. December 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Basic Principles, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , | 2 comments

The parable of Steve Jobs and the two iPhones

Once upon a time two iPhones were having a chat. It went something like this. Phone #1 :  “I wonder how we got here?  We are so amazing, I think someone very smart – even smarter and more amazing than … Continue reading

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08. October 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Basic Principles, Faith and Science, Reflections on Life, Social Commentary | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on The parable of Steve Jobs and the two iPhones

Beyond Reason

Beyond Reason. Margaret Trudeau wrote a memoir by this title in 1979, and in 2009 Roger Fisher and Daniel Shapiro wrote about the art of negotiation in a work by the same title. Both books were best-sellers, but when I hear … Continue reading

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06. August 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Basic Principles, Faith and Science | Tags: , , , | 3 comments

Making the most of the rest of your life

I was talking with some friends at work today about our plans for the future. The conversation turned to retirement and how we want to use the years that remain to us. We all agreed that since life is short … Continue reading

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25. March 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

The Game

I wanted to write something in conclusion to the Olympics but realized that probably every blogger in the country would be doing the same thing, so I decided to read my sons’ blogs and discovered that Reuben had written a … Continue reading

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01. March 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
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Going for the gold

The Vancouver Winter Olympics are underway! After months of anticipation, the games are finally a reality. Go, Canada, go! Like most Canadians, I have been enjoying the games. The opening ceremonies were spectacular and did a good job at honouring … Continue reading

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19. February 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Faith and Sports, Reflections on Life, Testimonies | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Going for the gold

Will someone please just tell the truth?

I turned to the CTV news this morning and discovered that another aspiring politician, erstwhile Toronto mayoral candidate Adam Giambrone, has had his private infidelity exposed and has stepped down from the race to succeed outgoing mayor David Miller.  When … Continue reading

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10. February 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
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Change your underwear

According to published reports, Ottawa Senators‘ centre Jason Spezza will continue to change his underwear despite his recent scoring streak.   Unlike some hockey players who continue to wear the same (unwashed) underwear during a winning streak, superstitiously fearing that a … Continue reading

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05. February 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Faith and Sports, Reflections on Life, Testimonies | Tags: , , , | 5 comments

What about the dark side?

First of all, for those who read my blogs semi-regularly, let me say that I am very flattered that some of you actually noticed that I hadn’t posted for over three weeks.   It has been a very busy stretch, what … Continue reading

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31. January 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Apologetics, Basic Principles, Faith and Politics, Reflections on Life, Testimonies | Tags: , , , , | 4 comments

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