Who’s In Your Driver’s Seat (by LeeAnn Leister)

I don’t like driving.  I never really have. It could be because I witnessed a few fatal accidents when I was younger, plus I had a couple of my own accidents. After that, I opened the door and allowed fear to take up residence in me,  it made itself right at home.   I felt I […]

Change Your Mind, Change Your Life (by Dr. Ken Smylie)

“Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.” Romans 12:2  As a licensed counsellor and prayer minister I see a great need in my clients and the greater society for the renewing of the mind. So many minds are troubled and full of fear […]

Freedom Is Not Free- Remembrance Day 2015

Remembrance Day is always personal in our home. My paternal grandfather Jack Parkman enlisted at the age of 19 and served in WWII. He apparently was injured during a blackout in the European theatre and was discharged. Such were the horrors of the sacrifices he and others made that he would rarely speak of his […]

REFUEL By Forgiving Your Debtors

Getting rid of bitterness is probably the biggest step you can take towards living freely. One preacher said that in her meetings about 80% of people say that they are carrying some sort of bitterness towards others in their hearts! We are very good at staying mad. We never want to let go of the unjust things […]