All posts by Preston Pouteaux

    • The Start of An Adventure

      Every year my wife and I try to visit beautiful green spaces. Some are pricey tourist attractions, some are pristine protected nature preserves, while others...

    • A Second Family

      When I left home to study I took a big step away from my family and into the great unknown. I had a few dollars...

    • Interruptions

      “Daddy, look at me right now!” I was working in my office and was deep into a project. In the midst of emails, phone calls,...

    • JOMO

      Life is a journey of learning about ourselves. We can learn about what drives us, what makes us happy, what hardens our heart, and what...

    • What We Have

      2016 was hard. So was 2015. As a pastor I spend time with the survivors and hear the stories. Some have lost jobs and others...

    • Turning Out the Lights to See the Light

      Saskatchewan is called “The Land of Living Skies.” As a boy growing up in Regina, I did not know what this meant. For a few...

    • Patient

      Waiting is hard. It takes a certain strength of character to wait, and there are many time that I’ve failed show patience and I know...

    • Dream Team

      Every year I speak to a few hundred kids about honey bees and the importance of caring for our gardens and neighbours. I remember last...

    • Keep Chestermere Scruffy

      There’s a movement in Knoxville, Tennessee, which invites neighbours to, “Keep Knoxville Scruffy.” Although it might imply shabby, unkept, or unshaven, the whole movement is...

    • A Good Prank

      You can show you care for someone by sharing a coffee or tea, remembering their birthday, or spending time with them. But perhaps the way...