Tag Archives for integrity

Truthful lips and a truthful heart

Recently I witnessed an interaction that I found quite disturbing. An adult caregiver was speaking to a young child. The caregiver had said something that was incorrect, and was acknowledging this to the child. But instead of simply saying “Sorry, honey, … Continue reading

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09. May 2017 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Family Life, Truthspeakers | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

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
Categories: Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

Truth, humility and righteousness

The past few months have been a less than glorious chapter in the annals of Canadian politics and government. Even the most devoted Conservative partisans must be feeling a tad uncomfortable by now, as the list of unanswered questions and … Continue reading

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02. November 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Politics, Social Commentary | Tags: , , , , , | 6 comments

Integrity

I am fascinated by words.  I guess that’s not surprising, for someone who likes to write. In particular, I find that exploring the etymology (origins) of a word often gives me a much richer understanding of shades of meaning that … Continue reading

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

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
Categories: Apologetics, Reflections on Life, Testimonies | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Will someone please just tell the truth?

Fear of the Lord

I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the fear of the Lord. The immediate impetus for my reflections has been the recent spectacle of Canada’s political leaders playing games with each other, one threatening to bring down the government, another offering … Continue reading

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04. September 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Politics, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | 1 comment

A man with a true heart

Nathanael  ( John 1:43-51 )  was a man with a true heart. Although he was one of the twelve original apostles, Nathanael doesn’t get a lot of air time in the gospels.  Compared to Peter, James and John, he barely … Continue reading

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07. July 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , | 3 comments

Being real

I sometimes tell people that the older I get, the less I know.  I don’t mean that I’ve forgotten lots of stuff – although that’s probably also true … can’t remember for sure.  What I mean is that I am … Continue reading

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16. November 2008 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life | Tags: , | Comments Off on Being real