New Perspectives: Death Came For Tea by Rev. Heather McCarrel

Last week Death came for tea and stayed the afternoon.  We shared in chocolate cake, sugar cookies, conversation and a few good laughs. One of...

Community Matters: July, 2022 – Our journey to Net Zero

You wouldn’t embark on a classic Canadian summer road trip without planning your stops along the way and without following a road map to...

New Perspectives: “Poling Up” The Beans – by Rev. Heather McCarrel

It has been a great spring for vegetable gardens!  I spent this morning pulling up weeds, thinning the onions and “poling up” the beans. “Poling up” the...

New Perspectives: Belonging – by Rev. Heather McCarrel

There is a memorable lesson I have done with the children at church on Sunday mornings. I invite all the children to come forward...

New Perspectives: Take 5 with Dar – Episode 9: Being Human can...

https://youtu.be/duHztKR01Pk     Previous Episodes: Episode 8    Episode 7   Episode 6    Episode 5   Episode 4  Episode 3    Episode 2    Episode 1 – Introduction 

Make DGR decision with a clear head, not unfounded fears says reader

Dear Editor, It's natural for humans to be afraid, and to focus on, and even obsess about things we're afraid of.  For example, many people...

New Perspectives: Take 5 with Dar – Episode 8 – Lady with the Rose

https://youtu.be/UjZkm2E_cxw Episode 7   Episode 6    Episode 5   Episode 4  Episode 3    Episode 2    Episode 1 – Introduction 

Less than half of eligible voters elect majority government says reader

To the Editor: Ontario’s election was a coronation by less than half of eligible voters. In fact, the Progressive Conservatives pulled off another majority with...

New Perspectives: A thieving neighbour by Rev. Heather McCarrel

We have a thief in the neighbourhood.  I know this with certainty because we have caught him, not once but twice, red handed! The first...