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The Powerful Sun

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This is an allegorical story I wrote this spring for my son encouraging him to look for the deeper meaning of the story.  It’s about Hope and Belief, Heaven, and the Power of Jesus Christ over Death.  It’s a step … Continue reading

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Hooves versus Wheels

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Well after a long week of mechanical breakdowns with my school bus I was reminded of the time when I was helping a guide repack a blown pack on a horse for the six time in less than two hours … Continue reading

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Take a Lesson from the Chickadee

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It’s been a long and rather cold winter all ready, though the sun is starting to come a little bit sooner and stay a little bit longer every day.  It’s easy to get discontent with winter and it’s piles of … Continue reading

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To Make a Pie in the Bush

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One of the skills necessary for a cook in a Hunting Camp or Trail-riding Camp is knowing how to bake a pie.  For some reason it is an expectation of many guests that they will be treated to a homemade … Continue reading

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The Little Bull Caribou

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There was a time working for the hunting outfit east of Atlin, northern BC, when I felt very lonely.  It was just after the third hunt of the season. I was situated at the isolated Lincoln Lake camp.  The weeks … Continue reading

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The Hairpin Curve

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I started driving school bus this past week–In the middle of the worst Alberta winter in recent memory.  I had to get my drive plowed out three times in ten days prior to the first day of school in January.  … Continue reading

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Snow Paths

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I got thinking this morning as I was trudging through freshly fallen snow to feed a couple of needy ponies.  Needy because it’s only the end of December and already my pasture is covered with a couple feet of snow.  … Continue reading

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