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Psalm 1 (by Gary Krueger)

September 6, 2017

A Response to Psalm 1     Blessed is the child: Birthed and nourished in love, Rooted in unconditional acceptance, Bathed in affirming words.   Blessed is the youth: Confident …


Restless (by Enoch Rottier)

August 30, 2017

Reflection on Psalm 30 took me to a place of asking some really deep questions, but also seeing how Jesus meets us in the place of our deepest experiences, emotions, …


Envy (by Sam Drew)

August 23, 2017

A reflective response to Psalm 73   Envy   In the courtroom of my heart Envy is called forward as a witness.   “Do you swear to tell the truth, …


Faith (by Sam Drew)

August 16, 2017

Faith. The substance of things hoped for. The evidence of things not seen.   Faith views the world through Jesus coloured glasses. Glasses that show   Where the wicked fade …


Furniture Items Needed for Refugee Family

August 9, 2017

As we prepare for our next refugee family that Calvary will be sponsoring, we again want them to have a comfortable transition into life here in Edmonton.  If you have …


In Response to Psalm 91 (by Brennan Black)

August 9, 2017

As a winter wren, who is of the air, pinioned in spruce root in the Very Shadow of Very Shadows.   The folded blanket earth is finished and cornered and …


The Early Tweet Gets the Retweet (by Omar Reyes)

August 2, 2017

I have 832 followers on Twitter. Each of them cling to my every word. I inspire them to be their better selves. I make them laugh when they’re feeling down. …


A Response to Psalm 53

July 26, 2017

It has been really amazing to be involved in the development of the blog project here at Calvary. I want to thank everyone who has contributed to the blog already, …


My Light (by Lauren Muusse)

July 19, 2017

Beauty, I search for you Where is loveliness? Despair takes over, again, a familiar friend   I look everywhere I can I see only darkness I see the woman with …


Waterspout (by Sharon Tiede)

July 12, 2017

To deeply experience this poem and Psalm 42, follow this link to a YouTube video entitled, “Deep Calls to Deep”. This poem was shaped by personal experience.  In my small …


Dot, dot, dot.

July 5, 2017

I take my place in this pale blue dot so let me ask you something dot dot dot When the fire moulds the metal that forms the guns that shoots …


Dependence (by Brennan Salte)

June 29, 2017

Ein Gedi, Israel Dependence Four years ago, Melanie and I had the opportunity to travel to Israel with my family. What struck me most about the landscape was the feeling …