October 20th, 2019

Life

Religion

  • Martha’s hope prevailed

    Great conversations between God and man Fourth of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Jesus loved the rich young ruler (Mark 10:21), his disciples (John 13:1, 23), and his friends in Bethany (Martha, Mary, and Lazarus, John 11:5). Although Mary was the listening one, and Martha the working one (Luke 10:38-42), Mary is remembered for [...] Read More »

    2 days ago
  • Heaven descends on Jacob’s well

    Great conversations between God and man Third of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl After Abraham and Moses had been adored for millennia, the New Testament started with a conversation between the Son of God and the lowest in society at that time: an immoral, pagan woman (John 4). All three qualities disqualified her for [...] Read More »

    1 week ago
  • Thanksgiving Day remembrance

    On Oct. 12, 1982, I lost my brother Stanley who resided on Hallet Street in Winnipeg, Man. He was a finishing carpenter and made beautiful furniture. I felt so lonesome for him that I composed a poem entitled “Thanksgiving Day” in memory of him. When he was growing up, he had many hardships, one of [...] Read More »

    1 week ago
  • Moses saw and heard God

    Great conversations between God and man Second of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl Moses must have had many intense conversations with God, but he did not record all of them. He was with God on the mountain twice for 40 days each time. A lot could have been said between them. Moses only showed [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • Abraham wrestled with God

    Great conversations between God and man First of six parts Jacob M. Van Zyl This series is about two-way conversations between God and man, not monologues by either of them. In Chapters 12 to 14 of Genesis, God talked to Abram (his name at this point), but no verbal response of Abram was recorded. Abram [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago

Wheels Review

  • VW Arteon a game-changing car

    Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com Sport utility vehicles and trucks may increasingly be the preference of buyers but donÕt say goodbye to the mid-size sedan yet. Thanks to Volkswagen, shoppers have an exciting new reason to buy a car, yes an actual car. Meet the 2019 Arteon, a four-door fastback that has the potential to [...] Read More »

    3 months ago
  • Palisade elevates the mid-sized SUV

    Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com 2020 has come early to Hyundai dealerships with the launch of the new Palisade sport utility vehicle. And the next year is looking fantastic. The Palisade is Hyundai’s new flagship and a test drive in this sophisticated SUV will show buyers why. The new model gives the brand a high-end [...] Read More »

    3 months ago
  • Subaru Crosstrek the right compact fit

    Al Beeber Lethbridge Herald abeeber@lethbridgeherald.com When Subaru rolled out its smallest all-wheel-drive crossover a few years ago, it found a ready niche market. With the long-established Forester and Outback having established well-established customer bases, the Crosstrek slid into the lineup and made huge fans out of buyers wanting something smaller. The Crosstrek, years and a [...] Read More »

    4 months ago
  • 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 »

    2 years 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 »

    2 years ago