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Nuggets of Hope 26 – Crossing the Desert

How did Moses endure for forty years? How come he didn’t quit? How did he stay motivated? His assignment was to lead Israel from Egypt to the Promised Land. This should have taken only a few weeks. Moses, however, was … Continue reading

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14. May 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
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Nuggets of Hope 24 – The King’s Beauty

This morning I began my day with a walk to see the horses in the field at the end of our crescent. Although the weather forecast tells me a blast of winter is coming, this morning I can still taste, … Continue reading

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07. May 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
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Nuggets of Hope 21 – The Hope of Glory

The hope of glory. The runners in this photo were both running for the prize. They were running to win. They were running with focus and determination. One of them is my young friend Rebecca Greer. She is an exemplary … Continue reading

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28. April 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
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Nuggets of Hope 13 – All Things

All things. Yes, I did mean all things. All things work together for good.  All things? Everything? Yes, all things. That’s what it says. Romans 8:28. You know the verse. Even COVID-19? Lord, surely you couldn’t mean that. Yes, yes … Continue reading

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05. April 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Covid-19 Nuggets of Hope, Faith and Suffering, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 comments

Nuggets of Hope 12 – Cancelled

Cancelled. Many things have been cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Travel plans, meetings, projects, school, parties, shows – you name it.  Most of these cancellations are unwelcome, although some people are discovering a hidden blessing in the enforced slower … Continue reading

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03. April 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
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Racing through life

Life is short. It’s a common observation, but one that leads people to vastly different conclusions. A couple of weeks ago, at a family gathering, I was chatting with my niece Kyla who is only a few weeks away from … Continue reading

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08. February 2014 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Eschatology, Evangelism | Tags: , , , , | 7 comments

Tragedy in Boston

By now almost everyone has heard of the terrible tragedy that took place at the Boston Marathon yesterday, in which two bombs killed three people and injured many others. Among the dead was an eight-year-old boy who had been waiting … Continue reading

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16. April 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Faith and Suffering, Reflections on Life, Servanthood, Social Commentary | Tags: , , , , , , | 4 comments

Playing to an audience of One

All of us play to an audience. This tendency to play to an audience – to do the things that we know will win us approval, applause and appreciation – starts very early in life. In fact, I am pretty … Continue reading

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22. March 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , , , , | 6 comments

No more plastic Jesus

The other day at work, one of my colleagues passed around a link to a stunning video of the power of quickly-rising floodwaters in Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. The video showed a row of cars being first set afloat, then carried … Continue reading

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23. January 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
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Happy Campers?

Parc des Laurentides, Gros Morne National Park, Bon Echo Park, Sydenham Summer Camp, Lac Philippe, Fitzroy Harbour, Algonquin Park, Frontenac Park, Presqu’ile Provincial Park, Cabot Beach, Prince Edward Island National Park – over the years Marion and I have camped … Continue reading

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05. September 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , | 5 comments

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