Interesting Places We’ve Been

I’ve discovered the joy of making my own maps on Google Maps. In addition to a map of the places we’ve lived, I now have one of the interesting places we’ve been. Here it is.
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Are science & religion incompatible?

I have come across of people who struggle with their Christianity because they perceive a conflict between their scientific professions and their religious beliefs. I am not sure this conflict is warranted. The Bible is not a book of science,…
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Mediterranean Cruise 2013

We’ve returned safely from our cruise in the Eastern Mediterranean. It was a wonderful 15 days and we would very much like to return. The weather was generally good; we were rained on only for a short while in Pompeii.…
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New Year’s Day 2014

Happy New Year, Everyone! I truly hope that everyone has had a great year and that any events have been positive. If you are able to read this message, you have been blessed with the wherewithal to participate in a…
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Monday: Leaving for Europe

We had an interesting trip from Toronto, through Zurich, and in to Istanbul. Our plane was 90 minutes late leaving Toronto; the exact amount of time we had to change planes in Zurich. While the crew made up about half…
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What have I achieved?

I turn sixty today. I never would have thought I’d reach this point. It’s not something we think of a lot when we’re young. Nonetheless, I’m here. Perhaps it’s time to wax philosophical. What have I achieved in 60 years?…
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Tobago Images

Since my last post on our vacation in Tobago, I’ve loaded the pictures I took onto my computer, and then decided someone may like to look at them.  While I haven’t been able to get one of the slide show…
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Back From Tobago

Well, we’ve just returned from a winter holiday comprising 10 days in Tobago.  We were able to take the entire family, our first such holiday in many years, so there were 10 of us.  We rented a beachfront villa in…
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2013

It’s January, 2013.  It’s time once again to look at what is happening in our world – to do what we can to make it better.  Look at the plight of those oppressed by violence around the world.  Look at…
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