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  • All posts by Preston Pouteaux

    • Making Leaders

      There are thousands of new leadership books making their way onto bookstore shelves every year. Whether they are praising or critiquing the leadership of politicians,...

    • The Need for Speed and Fun

      Like most good ideas, it started as a dream on a whim: gather kids, build some cars together, and see how far they will go...

    • Street-combing

      I was raised in Canadian Prairies, so to visit the ocean is an extraordinary treat. This past week we had the pleasure of visiting New...

    • Ask

      

I had gone a few weeks without my allowance and my mom knew it. My parents offered me a loonie every week back when the...

    • Disappointed



      

I’ve heard it said that the distance between what you expected, and what you experienced, is called anger. The wider the gap, the greater the...

    • Creative Conversations

      This summer we went on a long ten hour car trip with our family. My five year old daughter loved playing ‘eye-spy,’ but after a few...

    • Favourite Places

      I recently took some friends to Reader Rock Garden in Calgary. It’s a hidden gem in the city and too few people know about it....

    • Fix it

      I was working under my older model Ford truck changing out a broken piece when my neighbour stopped by. “I hear you might not know...

    • Pop-Up Adventures

      Years ago when I was just starting college, one of the staff members at the college hosted the strangest and most memorable adventures for students....

    • Stop

      This month marks the first time in my life that I’ve been given the gift of a sabbatical. After fourteen years as a pastor I...