February 20th, 2018

Life

Religion

  • Flexibility and adaptability

    Stoop to conquer Second of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Televised documentaries on leopards have concluded repeatedly that these animals have survived better than other big cats, thanks to their ability to adapt to new circumstances, including new food sources. They thrive in a variety of setups, whether in the wild or near populated [...] Read More »

    3 days ago
  • Meekness is not weakness

    First of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl The phrase “stoop to conquer” has more than one application. In general, it means to act submissively to reach one’s goals. It also describes the universal experience of starting at the bottom of the ladder and gradually climbing to the top. Noah did not become a hero [...] Read More »

    1 week ago
  • Speaking in human words

    God in flesh Last of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl When God became a human being, his words and deeds proved that he is the Saviour of sinners. Today, we study his teachings and interviews. In the Sermon on the Mount (Matt. 5-7), Jesus emphasized that he came to fulfil the Law and the [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • Restoring the disabled

    God in flesh Second of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl In his short public ministry of barely three years, Jesus modelled his task as Saviour by what he said and did. He healed people in body and soul. After John the Baptiser heralded Jesus as the Messiah, John was imprisoned for criticizing the king’s [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Reaching out to the distressed

    God in flesh First of three parts Jacob M. Van Zyl The Son of God became a human being to save sinners. How did that play out in his life before he was crucified? His first miracle, transforming water into wine, saved a happy groom and bride from embarrassment when the wedding feast ran out [...] Read More »

    1 month ago

Wheels Review

  • Touring in spotlight at bike show

    Redesigned and new models give buyers plenty of choice Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com January may be the middle of winter but it’s also the start of motorcycle season for fans who make the trek to Calgary for the annual show of two-wheeled wonders. The Cowtown event gives southern Albertans an early chance to see [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Ford F-150 sets the bar high

    2018 pickup gives buyers everything they need Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Have you driven a Ford truck lately? If not, and you’re in the market for a high-quality pickup, you’re missing out. Ford’s F-150 has long been the favourite of truck buyers in North America and for many good reasons. After a mid-cycle facelift, [...] Read More »

    1 month ago
  • GMC reinvents Terrain

    Redesigned crossover spacious and powerful Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com With its redesigned 2018 Terrain, GMC is not just going to conquer the highway, it’s going win over the hearts of crossover fans. A tidier and — in this opinion — a better looking package, the new Terrain offers buyers a spacious and comfortable crossover [...] Read More »

    4 months ago
  • Redesigned Camry better than ever

    Toyota gives its mid-sized sedan a massive makeover Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com The Toyota Camry was always a great car, by far one of my favourite sedans to drive. Completely redesigned for 2018, it is now beyond fantastic. Sharing zero parts — yes, zero — with the 2017 model, the 2018 Camry is built [...] Read More »

    5 months ago
  • Impreza makes an impression

    Redesigned Subaru is a game-changer Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Stunning. How else can an auto writer described the redesigned 2017 Subaru Impreza? How about “absolutely stunning?” Sharing little else besides a name and all-wheel-drive with its predecessor, the new Impreza is a game-changer in its segment. Riding on an all-new platform and available in [...] Read More »

    9 months ago