It's Just Kevin's Corner

Thoughts from a Canadian Vicar


St Aidan’s

Gestures of Kindness

Sometimes the greatest resource of all can be a small gesture of kindness from someone who is poor. It is often a gentle look from someone who is vulnerable which relaxes us, touches our heart and reminds us of what... Continue Reading →

Silver Saints Outreach Ministry

Today is an important day in the life of St. Aidan's Parish. Today we will consider motions that will ask us to adopt a new ministry. That ministry will be an outreach ministry called the Silver Saints Outreach Ministry. It's... Continue Reading →

Merry Christmas to ALL

In that region there were shepherds living in the fields, keeping watch over their flock by night. Then an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were terrified.But the angel... Continue Reading →

Celebrating Mary

Today we celebrated St Mary and her willingness to participate in God's design. We celebrated the woman who was strong, determined and sang a song that would proclaim that something really needed to change. It would no longer do for... Continue Reading →

Building Blocks for Building a Community.

I really enjoyed church earlier today at St. Aidan’s. It was wonderful to be with families who came to remember their loved ones as we dedicated a window in their memory. It was good to be reminded that God has... Continue Reading →

RISKY BUSINESS: A Celebration of New Ministry!

I sought to hear the voice of God and climbed the topmost steeple, but God declared: ‘Go down again - I dwell among the people.’  ― John Henry Newman On Sunday September 23, 2012 at 7 pm, St. Aidan’s Parish will... Continue Reading →

A Single Act of Love

“A single act of love makes the soul return to life” – Maximillian Kolbe Yesterday was the feast day of St. Maximillian Kolbe. I intended to write this post for that occasion – better s a day late than never... Continue Reading →

Those Who Refresh Others Will Themselves be Refreshed

The Star-Telegram of Forth Worth Texas had a story yesterday celebrating the 110th Anniversary of Air Conditioning. Not Kidding! On the hottest day of the year here in Southwestern Ontario we were all giving thanks to God and to Willis... Continue Reading →

Take Me out to the Ball Game

On Tuesday evening I got in a ball game at Comerica Park. It was a great night with three great guys. Thanks Mark and Dan and Rob for a good night – with special props to Mark for the wonderful... Continue Reading →

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