Posts from March 2009

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What We’re Reading

by Cheryl Wall

Acedia and Me Kathleen Norris Riverhead Books, 2008 352 pages Reviewed by Daphne Esau Kamphuis In her latest book, well-known poet and spiritual writer Kathleen Norris draws the veil away from the boredom, escapism, commitment phobia, and inertia she sees in our culture and makes a provocative proposal: much of this is “the ancient demon […]

Congratulations to Connie!

by Cheryl Wall

Connie Peters received a BC Community Achievement Award Tuesday (March 10) at Government House in Victoria.She was among 45 people honoured at the ceremony, where she received her award from Lt.-Gov. Lieutenant Governor Stephen Point and Premier Gordon Campbell.Connie co-ordinates an outreach program, called Open Door, for single moms and provides support to participants whenever […]

Welcome to Highland

by Cheryl Wall

The newest addition to the Highland family–Cohen John Lorlie Janzen–was born to J and Andrea on February 28 at 11:30 pm, a brother to Avry and Kendra.