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Take responsibility for your attitude

Take responsibility for your attitude

April 23, 2019 at 10:58 am

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Christopher Willis Recently I read an interview with Christian leader Ajith Fernando that discussed how Christian dads are called to be purveyors of joy in their homes. I believe women are also called to this, but as a husband and father I found it to be a timely reminder to take responsibility over my own attitude. In the article he referenced God’s affirmation of Jesus at his baptism in Matthew 3:17, “AndRead More

Sapper Simon William of the Royal Engineers, British Army plays with a child at repainting the Bahamas Association for the Physically Disabled during Exercise TRADEWINDS 2018 in Nassau, Bahamas on June 20, 2018.
Photo: AB Justin Spinello

Face behind the photos

April 23, 2019 at 10:49 am

The Courier Name: Justin Spinello Rank: Able Seaman (AB) Hometown: Hespeler, ON Time in the CAF: Three years Why did you want to become a photographer? My Pops gave me a 35mm film camera when I was 12 and I’ve been shooting on and off ever since. I was heavily interested in photo journalism growing up, so I decided to attend Brock University for communications and after that I joined the Canadian Armed Forces asRead More

Sgt Chris Thomas shows off award with his 
wife Amber.
Photo: Submitted

Coaching effort wins volunteer accolade

April 23, 2019 at 10:44 am

Cliff Kenyon To players and peers, he’s called “Coach Chris” and to that fond title he can add “Coach of the Year.” 4 Wing’s Sgt. Chris Thomas has been named volunteer coach of the year by Cold Lake & District Community Volunteer Awards. Thomas, with 4 Wing Operations Support Squadron, came to Cold Lake in 2007 and since then has been a coach with the Senior Royals Football program at Cold Lake High School. “HeRead More