Tag Archives: John

Seeking Approval in All the Wrong Places

When I was growing up, I wanted approval from the people on top. I wanted my parents’ approval, I wanted my teachers’ approval, and I wanted the cool kids’ approval. Usually the last one was more important to me than … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving to all of Canada!

[From the archives, in honor of Canada’s Day of Thanksgiving.] *** Shane Koyczan Maybe I have a romantic idealism about our neighbors to the north, but I really like Canada. It could be our family camping trips there when I … Continue reading

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The Last Supper: Easter Lessons of Love for John, Peter and You

[Updated from the archives.] Getting Personal John paints a portrait of Jesus in words of love. Not so much about John’s love for his Savior, but words of his Savior’s love for him. Dear friends, let us love one another, for … Continue reading

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Spoilers Should Be Outlawed

When I read a book, see a movie, or even hear a joke, I want the story to progress as the creator intended. No spoilers, please. I have friends who insist that spoilers don’t bother them. Some friends have even … Continue reading

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Has Anything Good Ever Come Out Of Canada?

Maybe I have a romantic idealism about our neighbors to the north, but I really like Canada. It could be our family camping trips there when I was a kid – yeah I’ve been to Penticton, pretty cool right? – … Continue reading

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