Words that resonate–Heather Plett

  There is a fine line between showing compassion for other people’s wounds and taking them on as our own. We are called to do our own healing work, and in that work we can serve others, bu...

Think you can’t? Think again!

I have been inspired by this woman’s story. I’m reminded of it as I’m sitting here complaining about how sore my muscles are from my workouts with Mr. Olympic. Perhaps you need such ...

We’re hard on our heroes

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer Last week was traumatic for Canada. When one soldier was killed in a deliberate hit-and-run in Quebec, I didn’t comprehend it was part of a terrorist...

Words that resonate–Barbara Winters

“I told him you are loved. You are brave. You are good.” Barbara Winters comforting Corporal Nathan Cirillo as he lay dying beside the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Ottawa Ontario, Octo...

And then, this happened…

by +CrystalThieringer    @cdthieringer A few weeks ago, I told you about being a contributor to Chicken Soup for the Soul–Christmas in Canada. It’s been a very exciting time. My mom li...