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Solitude, community, and why we need both

When I was a young boy, my family lived in the town of Forestville, on the shores of the St Lawrence River in Northeastern Québec.  Although our little company town had about 3000 residents, I knew only a handful of … Continue reading

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26. November 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
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Sabbatical

Last Sunday, our pastor’s sermon prompted Marion and me to take a five-week period (up til the end of May) as a sabbatical from all church and ministry commitments. I am the kind of person who tends to take on … Continue reading

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30. April 2010 by Wisdom Hunter
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Choose your friends wisely

Last night  my wife and I  spent the evening with friends.   That’s not so unusual, I guess, but the things we talked about sparked some reflection on why we need friendship. We humans are made for relationship.   When God made … Continue reading

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15. January 2009 by Wisdom Hunter
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