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Can I Get a With-ness?

I’m in that place. That place where it seems that the Spirit is speaking loud. That place where all kinds of distinct channels seem to be pointing in the same direction, speaking of the same themes, and to ignore it is near impossible.

It’s good.

It’s scary, but it’s good.

This weekend was the True City Conference, and the theme was “Seek

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Letter to a Church I Love

 

It’s been four-and-a-half years since we moved into the neighbourhood, looked at each other, and said “Where are we going to go to church?” After a discouraging couple of years trying to find a church in another city (without much luck), the task of starting the “church hunt” all over again seemed daunting. We could name a number of churches

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Vote!

We have a municipal election on Monday.  It’s a pretty tight race for mayor.  Here’s a good article that tells you a bit about each of the front-runners:

In Hamilton, a three-way race for mayor goes down to the wire

I’ll be voting for our current Mayor, Fred Eisenberger.  I appreciate his campaign style – not attacking

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Working Out

This work thing might not be so bad after all.

I had my first day back at work on Tuesday.  It went ok.  Things there haven’t really changed, so that’s nice.  It was hard to go, and I was a little teary for the first hour or so, but I did ok.  More importantly, so did Haydon.  He was a little clingy James said, and bed time was rough,

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Monday, Monday

Whew.  It’s been a while.  And a whirlwind.

Biggest excitement since I’ve last posted: a trip to the emergency room, and a gorgeous new baby carrier.

A couple of weeks ago, a friend got a new woven wrap.  I was already thinking I was ready for a new carrier, as Haydon’s getting too heavy to carry on one shoulder in my slings, and

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