Category Archives for Reflections on Life

Know my Heart

Thoughts from David Kitz on one of my favourite psalms.

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30. March 2017 by Wisdom Hunter
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Let’s talk about mental health

The stimulus for this post is the Bell Let’s Talk campaign which is intended to encourage people to talk about mental health. When I was a young pastor I battled depression, although I wouldn’t have had the words to describe … Continue reading

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25. January 2017 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Faith and Suffering, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on Let’s talk about mental health

God’s Choice

  Check out this thoughtful reflection on God’s choices by my friend David Kitz

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16. July 2016 by Wisdom Hunter
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Summer Reflections

In the coolness of a summer morning, I sit outside and sip my coffee and take in the beauty all around me. A quiet breeze rustles the leaves of the majestic maple in my neighbour’s yard. Wind chimes hint of faraway … Continue reading

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03. July 2016 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Summer Reflections

What is in your hand?

Satan wants you to think about what you don’t have and what you can’t do. God wants to you think about what you do have and what you can do.  This gem of practical wisdom came to me many years … Continue reading

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01. July 2016 by Wisdom Hunter
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Birthdays and anniversaries

I will never think of my birthday the same way again. Tomorrow my love and I will host a family gathering to celebrate the April birthdays in our family. Bethany, Carmen, Dunovan and I all have birthdays within a four-day … Continue reading

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22. April 2016 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Dreams and Visions, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Birthdays and anniversaries

Now is the time

Yesterday Marion and I buried her father, Blake Denyes, who passed into eternity one week ago today. Most of the family was able to be present for the time of leave-taking. Our son Simeon made it home from Kansas City, … Continue reading

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01. November 2015 by Wisdom Hunter
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Living like a winner

Being an Ottawa Senators fan can be discouraging. The best you can say is that it is an up-and-down experience. Last night’s game was an example. The Sens started the game full of enthusiasm against the high-flying Tampa Bay Lightning. They … Continue reading

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30. November 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Eschatology, Faith and Sports, Reflections on Life, Vision | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

The power of blessing

My beloved wife celebrated her 60th birthday a few days ago. I’m not always the best at planning ahead for such events, but I have learned over the years that special days are important to Marion, and I have also … Continue reading

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02. August 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Community, Faith and Relationships, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , | 4 comments

God’s strong-willed children

Our feisty, spirited and very cute granddaughter Alivia (Livie), not quite three years old, is learning the power of her own will. Although she clearly looks up to big sister Sophie, Livie also has a mind of her own and … Continue reading

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22. May 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Intercession, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on God’s strong-willed children

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