New camera + recent trip to the U.K. = many occasions for shooting photos. So a few images from our recent trip.
The great urbanist Jane Jacobs observed that the presence of children in the city is a sign of urban health. She was echoing the prophetic words of Zechariah who pictured God's salvation in the earthy terms of a safe city: "The city streets will be filled with boys and girls playing there." (Zech. 8:5). That's… Continue reading Friday Photos
The arrival of winter ... finally. Sitting snug and warm on a snowy Saturday in Toronto. Not quite as cold as our friends in Calgary have had it (on one day in the past weeks they were the coldest place on earth) but snowy and cold enough. A few images outside from the inside of… Continue reading Frosty Friday photos
Can you find a purer piece of Canadiana than Maple Syrup, nectar of the great white northern gods (ok, and parts of the the Northern US too). If all you use this springtime elxir for is on top of pancakes, you are missing a world of culinary delight: dipping sauce for bacon, combine with soy… Continue reading Friday photos
The publisher of my book Seeking God's Face is offering a smokin' hot deal. Only one more day left - the deal shuts down tomorrow but you can order them here right now at Faith Alive. Avoid sweating through the malls in a heavy winter coat and get a fine resource that will keep giving through til… Continue reading Seeking God’s Face
"The age of decay" - that's what a prophetic friend of mine calls the time we live in now, the harsh, mostly unwelcome recognition that entropy wins. What is will wilt and fail us - our bodies, this groaning creation, the ones we love, the treasured dreams we clutch in this world will all break… Continue reading Friday photos – “the age of decay”