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Stress over COVID-19 not an unusual reaction

Stress over COVID-19 not an unusual reaction

March 31, 2020 at 4:07 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Zibby Jonczyk During the last two weeks, many of us have been working from home either full time or on rotation in response to the COVID-19 outbreak. Some of you might be enjoying working from home while others are probably somewhat anxious with the disruption in your routines. There has been different reactions to daily news and updates on the response to the outbreak and spread of the COVID-19 virus. Some ofRead More

Living with uncertainties

Living with uncertainties

March 17, 2020 at 3:06 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Megan Jones Living with uncertainties can be difficult. Whether it’s waiting for a posting message, worrying if your partner might leave you, waiting on the results of medical tests or fearing the coronavirus coverage in the news. Living with uncertainties can take a heavy toll and the fears that can arise from the unknown can leave us physically, mentally, spiritually and emotionally exhausted and anxious. These fears come from a loss ofRead More

Don’t swing a sword – pick an apple

Don’t swing a sword – pick an apple

February 25, 2020 at 3:58 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Oliver Edwards “There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.” Have you ever heard this poem: “Sticks and stones may break my bones but words will never hurt me?” Is it true? The Criminal Code of Canada doesn’t think so. There are many laws against certain types of speech. Verbal abuse is a thing. Slander is a thing. Libel is a thing.Read More

Marriage tune-up

Marriage tune-up

January 28, 2020 at 2:58 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Zibby Jonczyk During the few cold days we have experienced a couple of weeks ago some of you might have had a little bit of trouble starting your cars. Living in Cold Lake, and especially during winter time we all know how important it is to ensure our car batteries are fully charged, our winter tires are on and when it gets really cold we plug our cars so that we areRead More

Dissatisfied? Make a difference!

Dissatisfied? Make a difference!

October 15, 2019 at 10:57 am

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Oliver Edwards Hey Cold Lake! Thank you for welcoming my family and I into this fantastic community. We just hit the ground weeks ago and couldn’t be more thrilled to be here. We have been enjoying the recreation, the history, the fun community events, and the ordinary moments Cold Lakers take in each other’s lives that make this place so special. Looking forward to years ahead and experiencing all four seasons ofRead More

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Back to School

September 3, 2019 at 2:36 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Zibby Jonczyk It is hard to believe that summer is almost over and it is time for many of our kids to go back to school. It is that time of the year we tend to welcome with mixed emotions. Another summer is almost over. Days are getting shorter; the nights are drawing in faster, and although we can still feel the warmth of sun on our skin, that cool morning breezeRead More