I am writing this column on December 28th, a crisp, bright day and our first day back at work after our three Christmas days off....

Winter arrived suddenly this year. In fact, it thundered in with a blizzard just yesterday—shortly after mid-November. Autumn was so long and mild that even last...

If you are already anticipating Christmas with joy, praise and thank God. Or are you anticipating one that is, let us say, “less than perfect”?...

What a wonderful autumn it has been—the mildest one I remember. We didn’t even have a hard frost until mid-October. It may be the first...

Autumn in Combermere is, of course, harvest and food processing time. Both are hard work, and both make us so aware of God’s providence and...

As I began to write, I decided to look at last month’s “Combermere Diary,” for the same words were coming to me time as last...

In Canada, euthanasia and assisted suicide are now the law of the land. In the United States, the Supreme Court recently struck down a Texas law...