Tag Archives for faithfulness

Knocking on heaven’s door

This morning at church, I did something perfectly ordinary. I left my seat and stood in the aisle to let Grace pass by so that she could sit with her older sister and her parents. We had just finished singing three beautiful … Continue reading

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23. October 2016 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Bride of Christ, Dreams and Visions, Faith and Suffering, Intercession | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Knocking on heaven’s door

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

Are you ready?

A few days ago, our friend Shannon recounted a wonderful story about her twenty year old son James. Driving to work on a cold December day, he stopped to help a young woman whose car had spun out of control … Continue reading

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21. December 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , | 1 comment

In season and out of season

September is not the season for beans – at least not in this part of the world. Beans are usually picked in July, maybe in early August, but by September they are long gone. Let me introduce you to my … Continue reading

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09. September 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , | 2 comments

Life on the beach – or on the farm?

Over the years I have had many conversations with colleagues at work about their goals in life. I remember one man in particular who made it quite clear what he wanted. His goal was to build up a nice financial … Continue reading

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07. July 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: House of Prayer, Intercession, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life, Servanthood, Workplace, Worship | Tags: , , , | 6 comments

Was blind but now I see

Yesterday I met a man who prayed for my salvation over thirty-five years ago, when we were both students at the same college. Until yesterday I had not known that he had been praying for me, and he had not … Continue reading

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09. November 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Evangelism, Intercession, Reflections on Life, Testimonies | Tags: , , , , | 12 comments

Refined by fire

Yesterday Marion and I took some time to visit old friends. It’s been over twenty years since we first got to know Brian and Lynn. Their life was not easy then, and it’s still not easy. They have been through … Continue reading

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20. June 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Eschatology, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | 4 comments

Eavesdropping

Last week at the gym I was dressing after my shower when I overheard a young man talking to his buddy about his sex life. Before I continue, let me say that I don’t make a habit of listening in … Continue reading

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05. March 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , | 3 comments

Reflections on Tiger Woods

We have probably all had our fill of news reports and speculation about the deeds and misdeeds of golf star Tiger Woods.  Tiger-bashing suddenly became a popular sport early in December as his life came under the spotlight of scrutiny … Continue reading

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03. January 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Sports, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | 4 comments

Is God good ?

You can’t answer that question based on what life throws at you.  We live in a messed-up (fallen) world, but we have a good God.  In this confusing world we can see the works of a good God and the works … Continue reading

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14. November 2008 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Is God good ?