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What I want for my grandchildren – and for you

This morning, Marion and I got to see Sophie, Livie and Maddie Rose – our three Kansas City cuties – opening the Christmas gifts that we had ordered for them. The wonder of video technology made it possible for us … Continue reading

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25. December 2016 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on What I want for my grandchildren – and for you

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
Categories: Reflections on Life, Vision | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off on What is in your hand?

Anchoring your hope

                      Like many of you, I gathered with loved ones last night for New Year’s Eve. We watched the celebration in Times Square in New York City as people rang … Continue reading

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01. January 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: 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

Eyes Forward

This week Marion and I spent several days with her Aunt Doreen, who has concluded that the time has come to dispose of her home and its contents. Due to the effects of a mild stroke, Doreen can no longer … Continue reading

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10. April 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Eschatology, Reflections on Life | 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

What kind of Canada?

I am writing this on the eve of Canada Day.  Prince William and his bride Kate have just completed the first day of their highly-anticipated  visit to our land.  Here in the nation’s capital, the Canada Day crowds are expected … Continue reading

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30. June 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Politics, Faith and Sports, Reflections on Life, Social Commentary | Tags: , , | 2 comments

Reality check

Last week a young Canadian named Jordan Morrison was killed in the aftermath of a bar fight while on vacation with his parents at a resort in the Dominican Republic.  He was 19 years old.  Marion and have four grown … Continue reading

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10. February 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Eschatology, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , | 12 comments

What? Me, retire?

Sometimes it hits me that I am actually getting older. You too, eh?  Thought so.  The years fly by, and our lives rush past.  But what are we rushing towards?  Are we living with purpose, or just filling our lives … Continue reading

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30. January 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Finances, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , | 4 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

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