Monthly Archives: September 2019

Praise and Prayer Update September 27, 2019

I’m writing with a heart full of gratitude to God for an amazing week at Heritage.  God has graciously answered the requests I gave you last Friday.   Here’s an update on how the Lord answered our prayers. Graduate Certificate of … Continue reading

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Praise and Prayer Update September 20, 2019

This past week has been Spiritual Life Emphasis Week at Heritage.  We’ve had our hearts stirred by the messages we heard in our chapel services.  Special thanks to Pastor Dwyane Cline (Hughson Street Baptist in Hamilton), Pastor Robbie Symons (Hope … Continue reading

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Remembering my Dad

Today, September 18th, is my dad’s birthday.  If he were still living on earth, he would turn 90 today.  Shortly after his upward call to glory, I wrote some of my reflections on his impact on me as a father.  … Continue reading

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New Book: The Heart of the Preacher

This October, I (Rick) have a book being published by Lexham Press (the company that produces Logos Bible Software).  The book is called The Heart of the Preacher because it deals with some of the heart-level tests experienced by those who … Continue reading

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Prayer and Praise Update (September 13, 2019)

Yesterday was one of my (Rick) favourite days of the year at Heritage.  As we’ve done for the past several years, we took all the first-year students down to the village of Hespeler (about a twenty-minute walk from campus). One … Continue reading

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Science and Faith (Good Question Series)

Some people would have us believe that scientific breakthroughs have made spiritual belief unnecessary.  This is a theory the facts won’t support.  If anything, modern science has revealed our need for something more than modern science! For all its benefits, … Continue reading

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Praise & Prayer Update September 6, 2019

Labour Day Monday was a working day at Heritage.  Actually, it was “Move In Day.”  New and returning students showed up to move in and get settled in the residence halls.  The Lord provided wonderful weather and gave us much … Continue reading

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