The Glory of Man vs. the Glory of God

“Nevertheless, many even of the authorities believed in him, but for fear of the Pharisees they did not confess it, so that they would not be put out of the synagogue; for they loved the glory that comes from man more than the glory that comes from God.” John 12:42-43 Two thousand years ago, Jesus of Nazareth began his ministry and it was impossible to … Continue reading The Glory of Man vs. the Glory of God

Our Journey to Homeschooling

By Daniel and Stephane Stegeman When our twin daughters turned 4 (back in 2014), we were torn in terms of how best to educate our children. Daniel grew up in the public school system, while Stephane was mostly educated in Christian schools. Both were options for our kids, but we also had concerns. Around that same time, we met a couple of homeschool families. The more we … Continue reading Our Journey to Homeschooling

Some Lessons Learned From 10 Years of Pastoral Ministry

Hard to believe, but this past May marked my 10thanniversary in pastoral ministry. This has been a deeply gratifying and rewarding experience and I am grateful to God for His call upon my life. While in some ways I am still just a beginner in ministry, there have been many lessons learned during my first decade in ministry. Let me share a few with you. … Continue reading Some Lessons Learned From 10 Years of Pastoral Ministry