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Nuggets of Hope 29 – Living Flame of Love

We live in troubled times. As if the COVID-19 pandemic didn’t present enough of a challenge, the killing of George Floyd at the hands of a Minneapolis police officer has placed a spotlight on the reality of white privilege and … Continue reading


31. May 2020 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Body of Christ, Bride of Christ, Covid-19 Nuggets of Hope, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , , | 2 comments

Pride and Humility

Child of God, Abba is pleased when you do well, but He is not impressed with your pride in your abilities or accomplishments. Every ability is a gift from Him. He delights in humility. This is what attracts His favour.


30. October 2018 by Wisdom Hunter
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One thing remains

Marion and I were married in 1976. Our wedding – which we planned ourselves – was full of prophetic themes although I barely understood them at the time. Like many church weddings, our wedding featured these well-known verses from 1 Corinthians … Continue reading


01. July 2015 by Wisdom Hunter
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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


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

An Unexpected Journey

Yesterday evening Marion and I watched The Hobbit : An Unexpected Journey, based on the first part of Tolkien’s 1937 fantasy classic The Hobbit. This was my first experience watching a movie in 3D, and I found The Hobbit impressive in … Continue reading


27. December 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Movies, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , , | 3 comments

Last night I had the strangest dream

I rarely remember my dreams.  When I do, it is usually because they are significant. This morning I awoke with what seemed like an odd dream fresh in my mind.  In the dream I had travelled on St Patrick’s Day … Continue reading


17. March 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Prophetic Ministry, Seasonal Thoughts, Truthspeakers | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments

Letting Jesus shine through the cracks

I grew up in a Dutch immigrant family.  When I was born, my family had been in Canada for only two years, and during the early years of my childhood, the Dutch identity was quite strong.  I grew up speaking … Continue reading


27. November 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Brokenness and Wholeness, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Humour, honesty, humility and holiness

I haven’t laughed so hard in a long time. Last Wednesday evening at Life Group, we had an absolutely hilarious time talking about childhood adventures and various embarrassing and humorous moments in our lives.   (For those who aren’t familiar with … Continue reading


16. January 2011 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Relationships, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

Making a difference

“You’re not the boss of me”, declared the young man in the high school special needs class.   “In this class, yes, I am the boss of you”, replied my wife, firmly but not unkindly.  Having raised four children of … Continue reading


05. December 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Basic Principles, Eschatology, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , | 1 comment

The way up is the way down

I am tired of religion, tired of going to church.  I am hungry for revival. I have tasted the dynamic, life-giving presence of God – the electric flow of the Holy Spirit – the sweetness of the love and mercy … Continue reading


03. November 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Relationships, Intimacy with God, Reflections on Life | Tags: , , | 4 comments

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