Cathedral of St. Nicholas, Newcastle upon Tyne

You are warmly invited to visit Newcastle Cathedral – whether you wish to join us for worship, or are seeking some space for peace and quiet, or are interested in exploring the Cathedral’s treasures – all are welcome.” Cathedral of St. Nicholas May 21, 2017, we visited the Cathedral of St. Nicholas, in the cityContinue reading “Cathedral of St. Nicholas, Newcastle upon Tyne”

Snow for Valentine’s Day

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, alwaysContinue reading “Snow for Valentine’s Day”

Welcome December

“Our hearts grow tender with childhood memories and love of kindred, and we are better throughout the year for having, in spirit, become a child again at Christmastime.” Laura Ingalls Wilder, Little House on the Prairie December has arrived, the month full of festive promise. Christmas carols are playing in stores as shoppers, with masksContinue reading “Welcome December”

Sunday Evening Reflection: On the Move

I celebrated Mother’s Day with a family of Geese. The goslings have arrived and have joined their parents on the Vancouver Seawall. The Seawall is separated into a pedestrian walkway and a bike lane. The Geese “gaggle” community believes that they have the right-of-way on both, but they seem to prefer the bikes lanes. MyContinue reading “Sunday Evening Reflection: On the Move”

Earth Day Celebrates 50 Years

April 22, 2020 will mark 50 years of Earth Day. “I turned my face more exclusively than ever to the woods, where I was better known.” Henry David Thoreau, Walden Earth Day is 50 years Strong. Today, April 22, 2020, the world celebrate Earth Day. This year’s theme is climate action, a challenge that requiresContinue reading “Earth Day Celebrates 50 Years”

Sunday Evening Reflection – We Are Not Alone

We are not alone. In the midst of our current unanticipated disruption, humanity has creative ways in which to connect even when there are constraints on our location. Whether it be a wave from across the street, a smile that reaches beyond the two meters of space, a text message, a phone call, or thoseContinue reading “Sunday Evening Reflection – We Are Not Alone”