Monthly Archives: September 2016

Prayer Update September 30

Before getting to several prayer requests for this week, let me begin by thanking God for answering prayers from last week. The course Linda led last weekend (taught by Dr. Margaret Kostenberger) was deeply appreciated by the fourteen women involved. … Continue reading

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The Legacy of Pastor Steve Baxter

A week ago today I went to a funeral for my pastor and friend: Steve Baxter. Like many others who knew Steve, I’m still feeling a sense of grief and disbelief. It’s hard to believe he’s gone. On Labour Day … Continue reading

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Prayer Update September 23, 2016

We are off to a great start this semester at Heritage. From what I am seeing in classrooms and on campus, I sense the Lord has given us a keen group of new students.  We also have a stellar group of student … Continue reading

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Leadership Lessons from Less-Known Parts of the Bible (Joshua 16-17)

Joshua 16 and 17 form one literary unit dealing with the allotment of land to the tribes of Ephraim and Manasseh—the two sons of Joseph. In the midst of the details about territorial boundaries, these chapters contain fascinating lessons for all … Continue reading

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Prayer Update September 16, 2016

Last Sunday night many of our students joined with folks from two local churches to hold an outdoor prayer service in Forbes Park in the village of Hespeler. Heritage is part of an initiative called “Love Hespeler”.  Our desire is … Continue reading

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Leadership Lessons from the Less-Known Parts of the Bible (Joshua 15)

  Joshua 15 details the boundaries of the territory given to the tribe of Judah. After mapping out the borders, Joshua lists the cities included in Judah’s allotment. In the middle of the chapter, we read the fascinating account of … Continue reading

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Prayer Update September 9, 2016

On Labour Day, new college students moved into the residence halls. We had wonderful day—beautiful weather, helpful student leaders (who unload cars) and a very meaningful dedication service for students and their families. (Check out the pictures at the Heritage … Continue reading

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