Keep going

It's Monday, a devil day for pastors.  After a busy Sunday of putting yourself out there, discouragement can settle in and grumbling growls in your soul.  I call them "Maple Mondays" because they can be moments I rue the day I didn't follow my dad and brothers into the family company (it's called Maple-Reinders). If you're… Continue reading Keep going

Farther along

A surprising thing happened last week - I was inducted as the 14th Senior Minister of Knox Presbyterian Church in Toronto.  Not that this induction was unexpected - it was a five month wait for myself and the people of Knox. But surprising, nonetheless.  Ask the “five years ago Phil,” and I would’ve never guessed… Continue reading Farther along