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Pastor Brian Gilroy, High Prairie Church of the Nazarene Hope it is what drives us to try, to succeed, to achieve. Without hope, life is meaningless, without purpose and often debilitating. With hope, a person can face the most formidable…

Pastor Luc Portelance, High Prairie Victory Life Church First of all, I thank God for His great love towards us and, secondly, that He has placed His love in our hearts. According to Romans 5:5, “The love of God has…

Pastor Pat Duffin, High Prairie Christian Centre One of my favourite Bible accounts is the incident where Jesus healed a man of leprosy. Leprosy was so odious and noisome that the Bible often used Leprosy as a ‘type’ or ‘illustration,’…

Joseph L’Heureux, Lay Minister We are marvelously and wonderfully made. When God created us in His own image, He also gave us a body, made of flesh, which is mostly water, a soul and spirit. “I will pour out my…

Pastor Keith Williams, High Prairie Bethel Baptist Church Voddie Baucham in a sermon quoted: “A young man I knew died in a tragic traffic accident. His death was utterly sad. At his funeral, his friends were all wearing T-shirts adorned…

Amy Norland, For High Prairie St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church A former minister of education, while addressing a group, said, “It doesn’t matter how tall your grandfather was, you have to do your own growing.” We tend to be a…

Dan Cooper, President, High Prairie Branch,  Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints In the course of my life, I have met truly amazing people who have endured very difficult challenges. As I have pondered these interactions, I have realized the attitude…

Pastor Terry Goerz, High Prairie Redeemer Lutheran Church It was 500 years ago, Oct. 31, 1517, that an only locally known monk, priest and professor named Martin Luther posted 95 thesis on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg,…

Pastor Luc Portelance, High Prairie Victory Life Church Did Jesus really say, “I am the way, the truth and the life?” One of the biggest questions we all have to face and try to answer is, “Is Jesus really the…

Pastor Keith Williams, High Prairie Bethel Baptist Church In one of my counselling books Dr. Tim Clinton and Dr. John Trent give some startling facts about marriage and divorce. “Born-again Christian couples who marry…in the church after having received premarital…
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Chris Clegg South Peace News Never store anything resembling food in your vehicle. It’s a lesson George Bellerose has learned after leaving a bag of trash in his Dodge Caravan the night of Oct. 1. Bellerose knew there were bears…

Joseph L’Heureux, Lay Minister Why did so many of us cradle Christians go out into the darkness, when we were brought into the light by our parents or teachers? Why did we choose this difficult path? Did our personal ambitions…

Jeff Burgar Every so often, somebody throws a monkey wrench into things and the whole machine of good intentions and wonderful possibilities collapses. High Prairie’s new hospital? A great project combined with a continuing care facility that is second to…

Pastor Pat Duffin, High Prairie Christian Centre What are you worth? It depends on who you ask, of course. But we each occupy more space in this world than we fully grasp. To the banker and the money lender, our…

Amy Norland, For High Prairie St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church September is a time of renewal, new beginnings, of harvesting, of seeing the promise of spring fulfilled. In short, September is pregnant with anticipation. During this time, it is easy…

Dan Cooper, President, High Prairie Branch, Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints We all want to grow and learn and be better today than we were yesterday. So why is change so hard? Personal growth is essential to God’s plan. The…