Remembering Bangladesh – More Paintings from Photos

Remembering Bangladesh – More Paintings from Photos

In 2008 Nanci and I traveled with the Canadian Foodgrains Bank to Bangladesh and India. The purpose was to witness and film the development work that the CFGB supports and to produce a video from that footage to show back at home…

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“Can-fusion”

Author/friend Brian McLaren (shameless name-drop) posted the new Steve Bell/ Fresh I.E. video on his  blog under the title Can-fusion.  Clever.  Thanks Brian. Besides commending Brian’s admirable  taste in music and videos I also recommend his blog for those who would like to follow the thoughtful musings of an American Evangelical who tends to the ‘left’ a bit more than one might expect from that camp. You won’t likely agree with everything he says – but Brian makes you think.  I’m constantly being challenged by him.  That alone is good. Brian writes passionately about creation care, civility, justice, militarism… Sadly, many of us have a gospel of evacuation and abandonment, leaving behind creation to be...

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Lotsa News!

Lotsa News!

On the road again – New Video – DEVOTION wins Western Canadian Music Award – New Jon Buller CD – & something nice to listen to…

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Back in the Saddle

Back in the Saddle

I think the last few months are the longest I’ve ever gone without performing  concerts since I started singing full time in the early 90’s. This was deliberate. Dave, my manager, and I are starting to feel our age and the cost of constant output without time to let the well fill up again. And so we have committed to try to make summers such a time.  Unfortunately, our ability to pay our bills and our staff’s salaries is directly connected to me doing concerts. So, as some cisterns refill – others empty :(. As far as that goes,  yesterday was the last day of summer for me. It was Nanci’s birthday and we headed north about an hour’s drive to Victoria Beach where we leisurely enjoyed the sun, the sands and the waters.  Most...

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