Category Archives: Kindness

Sacramental, Eucharistic Service

A series of hands outstretched in greeting, backed by smiling faces, welcomed us when my wife and I entered the sanctuary. I thrilled at hearing the magnificent organ skilfully played in prelude and wished, as I quite often do, that … Continue reading

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Remembering *Their* Pain, Too!

On Remembrance Day, Wei Chen, host of CBC’s Ontario Morning radio program, invited her listeners to email or call in, telling their stories about whom they would be remembering. Every now and then, she read out responses between news spots, … Continue reading

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Viral Napkin Note – Quiet Grief and Anonymous Generosity Part TWO

The UK’s Daily Mail, among other news outlets, filled in other details of Lee Ballantyne’s pay-it-forward meal story. Here’s a couple: Lee explained that his kind deed was in fact “a ‘selfish’ act to try and feel better after his … Continue reading

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Viral Napkin Note Story – Quiet Grief and Anonymous Generosity

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