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Leading from the front lines

Leading from the front lines

Years ago I was watching a VHS movie called The Patriot, have you heard of it? It’s the one with Mel Gibson as a fearless leader in the middle of a gigantic war. It’s very heart touching as his son Heath Ledger is forced to join…

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Keep it Real in Italy

Keep it Real in Italy

Years ago when I was on tour I was wandering around some gift shops downtown Vancouver. I noticed a rolled up Europe map siting on a shelf. I picked it up and purchased it to hang it on my office wall. Within the past year…

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Overdose on Sugar in Youth Ministry

Overdose on Sugar in Youth Ministry

Today was a wonderful day, let me tell you about it. Have you ever had so much sugar that you felt really hyper? I arrived at the Waterdown youth centre right when other teens were on their lunch. The local high school is down the…

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Shocking words to hear a kid say

Shocking words to hear a kid say

Last weekend I went to speak, skate and paint at a girls conference called Breakthrough. Let me bring you into my world and tell you something shocking a kid told me. This was the first year for this conference and since it went so amazing, it…

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Teens invade Florida

Teens invade Florida

Four years ago I got invited to speak in Florida. I was blown away at the opportunity to help in such a beautiful place so I couldn’t say no. I would be crazy if I didn’t go. Every year Youth For Christ brings lots of…

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Breakup Ice cream

Breakup Ice cream

The thought of ice cream is exciting, but it rarely ends well. I first learned about “diminishing marginal utility” in economics class and my mind was blown. The Law of diminishing marginal utility says that as a person increases consumption of something, at some point…

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In their distress…

In their distress…

I just ran into someone I worked with a while ago and he was telling me how is mom has cancer. She lost her job and house all at the same time. It was a really depressing story and I felt so bad for him…

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Greatest artist of all time

Greatest artist of all time

Nature is Beautiful. Our greatest painters can only paint portraits of it. Our most advanced cameras can photograph copies of it. But God is the creator of it. He is the architect. The universe is his canvas. I often think of the heavens your hands…

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Dinner table

Dinner table

There is nothing like a warm, home cooked meal. Mashed potatoes, turkey with gravy all over, delicious stuffing covering your plate, fresh apple crisp. Tonight was such an incredible night. I got the opportunity to help host a Christmas Party at our YFC centre in…

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2014 Update

2014 Update

Schools: Hundreds of kids gather around on a gym floor to cheer in excitement as they watched a few skate tricks. With the music turned up loud, I look out to the audience to see the big smiles of kids and teachers. As we came…

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