Disclaimer: I’m not a music major nor a critic, so I can’t exactly describe why these albums are good or why I like them. Obviously I have a ‘type’, and this is the new stuff I've listened to a lot in 2018 (in no particular order). Ghost Alive – The Boxer Rebellion Vide Noir – Lord Huron … Continue reading My Favourite Albums of 2018
In chapter one of this work, it was argued that ‘Christian’ and ‘disciple’ are no longer necessarily synonymous terms; in fact, the earliest followers of Jesus were known simply as ‘the Way’, a symbolic designation that drastically reframes popular notions of what it means to be a Christian in the 21st century. Modern Christianity has … Continue reading The Way of Discipleship: Taking a First Step
The final section of chapter three of my Aberdeen Master’s dissertation entitled Following Jesus in the 21st Century: A Practical Theology of Discipleship. Catch up here: 3.1 Discipleship in the New Testament 3.2 The call of Jesus: Discipleship as a turn towards something new 3.3 The Sermon on the Mount: A different Way 3.4 Jesus as the embodiment of … Continue reading New Testament Discipleship after the Gospels
The Guelph Storm unveiled plans for the team’s annual Veterans’ Week game on Sunday, November 9 vs. the Barrie Colts. The team will honour all veterans and Guelph native John McCrae with themed jerseys that will be later auctioned off online, with every dollar raised donated to local Royal Canadian Legions including Guelph’s Colonel John McCrae … Continue reading Guelph Storm unveil John McCrae Veterans’ Game jersey
Welcome to my #HockeyFightsCancer 'Money on the Board' campaign, where the hockey community can come together to raise funds during the month of November to raise funds for the Canadian Cancer Society or the NHL's official campaign. As some of you may know, our family of 5 recently experienced a first-hand battle with breast cancer, … Continue reading Hockey Fights Cancer ‘Money on the Board’
How good is Connor McDavid? The Edmonton Oilers superstar is being invoked by local police as a standard to which our vehicles won't be able to reach during the winter driving season. https://twitter.com/edmontonpolice/status/1058358065467019264 Well played, YEG. McDavid really is unfair. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOfv4tItNG0
Earlier this year I wrote about our experience seeing Pedro The Lion in concert. At that show, a new alum was teased, and the first single has dropped. And, of course, it's so damn good. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=20&v=OQik6WpwRug A full album called Phoenix is set to drop Jan. 18, 2019.