Posts from May 2015

One Brief Moment of Boldness

From Pastor Don I sit down to ready our SWNOW newsletter with three memories propelling my word to you this week. One is the memory of Pastor L.D.Buckingham’s numerous references to the fact that whenever he inquired as to what prompted someone’s first visit to Moncton Wesleyan, nine out of ten people would say “I was…

Still Enamoured with the Local Church

From Pastor Don I caught author and pastor Rick Warren as he presented a brief to a U.S. Senate committee this week. He was contending that in order to address the problem of world hunger and poverty, it would take not only the efforts of government and industry, but also the work of the non-profit sector.…

Words Have the Power to Help and Heal

From Pastor Don I love (and need) times of solitude in my life. It’s not just about getting away from people and being alone, but finding a refuge from all the visual and audible interference that clouds my life. Nothing seems to provide that for me like parking my car in a quiet spot surrounded by…