Pandemic, Advent and the church

I started at St. Saviour’s Anglican Church, Winnipeg, in February 2015 as an interim priest and was appointed incumbent in September 2016. During the interim

On the Plain of Waiting

Beneath the towering umber faces of Mount Sinai lies a broad, empty valley called the Plain of Waiting. Bounded by peaks that rise sharply out

Longing and living in our Advent lockdown

In Manitoba, as I write this, we have completed our second week of critical level restrictions. “What? It’s only been two weeks?” is an understandable

Running to God

“…let us run with patience the race that is set before us, looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith.” —Hebrews 12:1-2 I

COVID-19’s powers of revelation

As I write this in late April, the crisis created by the global COVID-19 pandemic has all of us adjusting to new realities. Many people