It's Just Kevin's Corner

Thoughts from a Canadian Vicar


December 2008

Born Again!

I picked up a copy of Tom Harpur’s book “Water Into Wine” before Christmas and began reading it today. I admit it is not a book for the faint of heart as it challenges most conventional conservative teachings of the... Continue Reading →

59 years and I am missing it!

Yesterday we finally got a tree up thanks to our Goddaughter Alanah and cheerful help. Last night I was able to take in the Windsor Symphony’s Christmas program at the St. Clair Centre for the Performing Arts. It was a... Continue Reading →

The Messiah is Among you!

Last week we were with family as we celebrated the life and witness of Becky and indeed of her sister Andrea who died this past January. It was a long and productive week. Catherinanne and I were privileged to be... Continue Reading →

A light in the Darkness

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha   Last night the lights went out, right at about 10:30 PM.... Continue Reading →

Crumbs and Juice

CRUMBS AND JUICE   Grief is not an easy guest in the household of our spirit. Grief never really gives much notice but favours bursting in the door and announcing its arrival. Sometimes we feel like we can guess when... Continue Reading →

Broken Hearts

This morning before church I received a call that gave me that sinking feeling. You know the one...when it feels like every organ in your body is being pushed up into your throat. It was my sister with the sad... Continue Reading →

Coming Together

“Every parting gives a foretaste of death; every coming together again a foretaste of the resurrection”   Those are the words of German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer. I really know very little about the man or his philosophies but I stumbled... Continue Reading →

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