April 19th, 2019



  • The unforgettable rescue

    Lent: Familiar but unfathomable Last of four parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Without specifying form and frequency, Jesus Christ commanded his followers to observe Holy Communion in his remembrance. The elements are bread (resembling his body) and cup (the wine or juice resembling his blood). This sacrament is the most visual and frequent way that [...] Read More »

    7 days ago
  • The unacceptable tragedy

    Lent: Familiar but unfathomable Third of four parts Jacob M. Van Zyl The path of redemption was unavoidably clear to Jesus, but to his disciples the mere thought of it was an unacceptable tragedy. For what reason could a person, who was and did and said so much good, be executed? Try to imagine you [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • The unavoidable path

    Lent: Familiar but unfathomable Second of three Jacob M. Van Zyl When Eve and Adam fell into sin, God right away announced his plan of salvation: One of Eve’s descendants would give birth to the Saviour who would crush Satan (Gen. 3:15). In the meantime, this Saviour’s atoning sacrifice would be portrayed by sacrificial animals. [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • In the Lord there is mercy

    When I was working shift in power plants, with quiet surroundings, I used to read The Living New Testament “Reach Out.” Every Sunday I would read the Scriptures, two to three chapters, because the text was easy to read in modern English. The other engineers used to laugh at me reading the Bible, while they [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • The inconceivable plan

    Lent: Familiar but unfathomable First of four Jacob M. Van Zyl Since primitive times, humans sensed that physical characteristics are carried over from parents to children, hence the saying, “He is a chip off the old block.” The Bible speaks about the seed of male and female on the first page of Genesis. Genetic science [...] Read More »

    4 weeks ago

Wheels Review

  • Hyundai rolls out new SUV for the city

    New Kona the right fit for the urban environment Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com What does the Hyundai Kona have in common with the coffee of the same name? They’re both invigorating, smooth, captivating and irresistible. Of course, their names both have connections to Hawaii. And both will be appealing in any kind of weather. [...] Read More »

    1 year ago
  • 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 »

    1 year 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 year 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 »

    1 year 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 »

    2 years ago