Choosing to die

Choosing to die

I’ll never forget that moment. I stood on a pebbled shoreline in my swim trunks, my toes drowning in two inches of water so cold, it burned. I’d taken a few guys rock climbing in the Canadian Shield, a topographical playground in North Eastern Ontario. The...

I am not my sin.

“If I do what I do not want to do, I agree that the law is good. As it is, it is no longer I myself who do it. It is sin living in me. I know that good itself does not dwell in me, that is, in my sinful nature. I have the desire to do what is good, but I cannot...

Again

Maybe it was the fact that we’d just returned from a whirlwind vacation in another Province. Maybe it was the two day drive along the undulating ribbon of highway that led us back home. Maybe it was finding that the renos we’d hoped would be done while we...

The Laws of Attraction, Part III: Pursuit

This is part III in this miniseries, where we’ve been exploring the Laws of Attraction. You’ll want to read the first two posts, Attractive and Attracted, before reading this one. I arrive home after a hard day of work, my stomach growling with the usual...