Category Archives: Ministry Matters

An Invitation to a Marriage Conference

This February, Linda and I are scheduled to speak at two marriage conferences. On February 3-4, we will be in Wyoming, Ontario (near Sarnia) at a Marriage Matters Conference hosted by the People’s Church of Wyoming. The following weekend, February … Continue reading

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Rick and Linda’s Recommended Reads

With a name like Reed, it makes sense we’d love books. Working at Heritage, with its wonderful theological library, is the bibliophile equivalent of being given a free pass to the Mandarin buffet. So many tasty delights from which to … Continue reading

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New Year + Old Idea = New You

As we launch into a New Year, I have an old idea I would ask you to carefully consider. Although the idea isn’t new, it could lead to a new you. Or, to put it in more precise theological terms, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from Rick and Linda

I love the words spoken by Zechariah (John the Baptist’s father) who poetically refers to Jesus as “the sunrise from on high” who came to “give light to those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, to … Continue reading

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Linda’s Graduation

On Friday, December 8th we were down in Louisville, Kentucky for Linda’s graduation from Southern Seminary.  Having completed her Doctor in Education degree–including comprehensive exams and her dissertation–she walked the stage and received her diploma from Southern president, Albert Mohler. … Continue reading

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Pray for Religious Freedom in Canada

This coming Thursday (Nov. 30) and Friday (Dec. 1), the Supreme Court of Canada will hear arguments related to Trinity Western University’s plan to open a law school.  If you have followed the story, you know that TWU’s proposed law … Continue reading

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A Thousand Thanks

Thanksgiving comes just twice each fall (today is US Thanksgiving), but there are thousands of reasons to be thankful. Charles Wesley wrote: “O for a thousand tongues to sing,” and a Canadian author beautifully articulated One Thousand Gifts.[1] We are exhorted … Continue reading

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