From the Bishop's Desk

It’s a common experience. You’re at the check-out, items totalled, credit or debit card at the ready; and then comes “the ask.” “Would you like to make a donation to support ... ?”  Last week I read the results of a recent survey done by Ipsos Reid. Of those surveyed,  44 per cent felt pressured to... full post »


When I planted tulip bulbs late fall in the frosty soil, I was hoping that they would survive and beautify my garden the next spring. They did; they are hardy. They were the very first ones blooming after the snow had melted and they were as beautiful as I had imagined. What I couldn’t envision... full story »