Monthly Archives: December 2012

Off the top of your head–

Tonight is all-you-can-eat night, like a Mardi-Gras before Lent, over-indulging before the NYR’s start. (Do people know what I’m talking about here? I just assume that a lot of folks hate to hear that word, “Resolutions”.) We’re going to the … Continue reading

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First Sunday of Christmas

Did you know there were so many things you could think about, to prepare yourself for the new year? Today’s list is like a “wish-list”. Take your choice: If you could do anything you wanted, be anything you wanted, etc.–what … Continue reading

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auld lang syne, and such

So the main thing here is not in the questions, but the list-making. I like making lists… (what does that mean?) Today’s list: what are you enjoying right at this moment? Or about to enjoy? Or just finished enjoying? My … Continue reading

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Great Expectations

Today’s question is another one to help you prepare for the New Year. I’m going to copy our interim Pastor’s favourite question (he wrote a book about it), and ask you: What do you expect? for 2013? Some things will … Continue reading

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C’mon now, spit it out!

Let’s get this one over with at the beginning. You can choose from several different questions: What’s bugging you, or what bugs you? What are your weaknesses/bad habits, or what do you hate about yourself? Or what do you hate … Continue reading

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These are a few of my favourite things–what are yours?

Great to see everyone relaxing… and posting their Christmas pictures on facebook! It’ll take me awhile to get to taking mine off my camera. Does anyone feel a bit of a let-down this morning? Well, cheer up–there’s the New year … Continue reading

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God be within you

“God For Us, God With Us, God Within Us At first God was the God for us, our protector and shield. Then, when Jesus came, God became the God with us, our companion and friend. Finally, when Jesus sent his … Continue reading

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the Call to Joy

It seems like I haven’t been sharing very much “Message” this Christmas–either here, or in our Christmas Letter. But don’t you find that there’s a “glut” of warm fuzzies around at this time of year? There’s always a balance in … Continue reading

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Review: Unexpected Journey, theatre service, Duke of Kent

Wow, what a difference at this theatre! We had speculated that this one, being on the subway route, would probably have had more experience with people using the Described Video equipment–and I think we were right. They immediately asked questions … Continue reading

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The Joy of Changes

Oh the joy of things always changing! They said there would be no snow for Christmas, but the covering we have out there now doesn’t look like it’s going anywhere… it seems to be kind of glued down, since that … Continue reading

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