Creative Hospitality in the Port of Vancouver
At the start of each ship visit, Port Chaplains never know how God will use us to share His love an... Read More..
Beyond the Mistletoe
Christmas is not all, and only about green mistletoe, tasty pastries, and sweet fluffy calico cats.... Read More..
Breathe! It's Thanksgiving
Breathing connects us and reminds us to be forever grateful for the gift of life in relationship wi... Read More..
Living in Hope
We are clinging to any sign of hope. Yet, it does not take long before we realize that these hopes ... Read More..
Memory and Hope
Memory and Hope are twin companions - at Christmas, as well as throughout our year - mingling the p... Read More..
Christmas in a Time of Numbers
At this particular time in history, we are inundated with numbers.
Over the past nine months, I... Read More..
Port Chaplains Adapt to COVID-19 Pandemic
The Chaplain Ministry for seafarers has had to change & adapt due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Bill sh... Read More..
Insight & Oversight: A Story of Blindness
Every person and thing we encounter has a story, but often our own story and our own filters, like ... Read More..
Coming Full Circle
Once an engineer at the marine terminals in Vancouver, life came full circle for Bill Wong when he ... Read More..
Should Pastors be Required to Marry All?
Should pastors be required to marry any couple that asks, including same-sex couples? Where is the ... Read More..
Better Together: The Story of Lazarus
Exploring the story of an East Side Kid & the story of Lazarus. Did Jesus believe in "Better Togeth... Read More..
Fear of my Lord
My comforter yes. Yet I feel, I confess, a faint trace of disquietude in His presence.
Not becau... Read More..
This is our Moment
I believe that the church is the essential service in a broken world, and this is our moment. Will ... Read More..
On Thresholds of Light and Darkness
We think— sometimes naively—that it would be a better world without darkness. On one hand, God does... Read More..
Dawn of New Life
After an experience with a brain aneurism, Terry experiences two different voices speaking into his... Read More..
A Port Chaplain's Reflections
Every day, port chaplains are reaching out to seafarers that arrive on ships to the Port of Vancouv... Read More..
Is Gratitude a Virtue?
I believe having an “attitude of gratitude”, as the cliché goes, is a good character trait especial... Read More..
A story years in the making. A Chaplains Story.
Looking a little like Jesus strolling down the p... Read More..
Grace & Gratitude
Jesus' words, as quoted by Paul: “In everything I have shown you that by such hard work, we must he... Read More..
Often simple social situations give rise to awkward questions that, on the surface, seem innocent e... Read More..
The Story of a Skeptical Manager & A Corporate Chaplain
This is the story of a Skeptical Manager & A Corporate Chaplain...
Ronnie looked stern and grump... Read More..
A Three Act Play: "We are Wellness Chaplains"
God is a playwright who is deeply interested in character development; and he uses all sorts of plo... Read More..
Conversations with a Chaplain
“I don’t know where my anger is coming from.”
Randy looked down intently at his French Vanilla W... Read More..
Corporate Chaplains Canada
Supporting business owners, management and employees as they face life's realities at work and hom... Read More..