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THE PINE-SCENTED PROFESSOR: DR. PETER MURPHY

Dr. Peter Murphy was a legend as well as a lecturer, known to virtually every forester in Alberta and many across Canada. His favorite place in the world was in the Alberta forests and mountains. A close second was anywhere with anyone he could pass on his passion for forestry. Peter spent the last day of his 90 years, tending the White Spruce Forest in St Albert. (more…)
Bob Jones
November 14, 2020
Life FormationLife Stories

THE POWER OF A DREAM: MATT JOY

Matt Joy had a desire to serve his country in uniform that went back to his college years. When 9/11 happened, he remembers vividly wrestling with the idea while he was doing his undergrad in Theology. Ultimately, he chose to stay on the course because of a strong sense it was what he was meant to do. Little did he know that God had a plan in mind that would allow him to say yes to both directions. (more…)
Bob Jones
November 12, 2020
Life FormationLife Stories

SALT OF THE EARTH: MOISES DOMINGOS

Large in thanks but small in size — that’s the advice of B.C.’s Dr. Bonnie Henry about how to enjoy Thanksgiving this weekend. Alberta’s chief medical officer seconded the emotion, "This is not a normal Thanksgiving.” There’s also a personal reason this is not a normal Thanksgiving. (more…)
Bob Jones
October 11, 2020