Category: Relationships

August 13, 2011 A friend and I were talking about the definitions of “acquaintance,” “friend,” and “sister/brother.” We didn’t come up with any answers, but the discussion certainly got my mind thinking. When does an acquaintance become a friend? At what point does a friend become a sister or brother? I believe that it has […]

August 4, 2011 I spent the evening talking with friends about creating community and connecting with others. There is an assumption that living in a small town makes it easier to connect to others. I’m not sure if I agree with this assumption. I am beginning to believe that it doesn’t matter whether you live […]

July 29, 2011 I became part of the ripple of love today. It had all started a couple of weeks ago when a friend of mine introduced me to a lady who was looking for someone to take some handmade bears to Slave Lake. When I joined this lady for an afternoon tea, I was […]

July 18, 2011 I’ve had a few disasters over the past six years. Each time, I’ve been given the opportunity to enjoy the generosity of my friends. Each time, my circle of friends expands. People that were on the outskirts of my life become more important. They become more involved in my life. Then there […]