Christmas Eve 2014 It was one year ago tonight that a storm was ravaging the Maritimes. It was cold, thousands of people and families were without power. Phone lines were down; cell towers were down. Radio stations carried on with their pre-programmed playlists, oblivious to the tenuous situation. I remember thinking, “If someone has a […]
Communications “Can’t over communicate.” Rick Warren “Close the Loop”-style communication Sources of information: Website (www.rezway.ca), Bulletin, Bulletin board by Kitchen hallway in Church, contact Parish Office Right Channels of Communcation – often involve checking with the office, the Priest or a Warden Timely Notice Expected: i.e. regrets for vestry meeting or if you are scheduled […]
The First Aid Kit Priorities Principle
In the series The Advent Conspiracy, Give More comes after Spend Less. This might seem like an oxymoron, but it’s not about giving more in quantity, but more quality. Because I’m sure, when you heard “more” your heart sunk a little bit. More? I can’t do more! With the decorations, the shopping, the baking, the […]
Christma$ – It doesn’t have to be this way Christma$… Spending money we don’t have on people who don’t need anything??? The First Christmas was messy, rustic, simple, beautiful and powerful… God came to earth as one of us… vulnerable… homeless… exposed… Fact: There was no exchange of gifts at the first Christmas. The wisemen […]
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