Supporting your first responder, workshop for partners of firefighters, police, paramedics and SAR volunteers, Thursday, June 2, 7pm

Two days a week, I go into work at the SLRD office, just above the Fire Hall in Pemberton. Sometimes, the trucks are out, glistening-clean in the sun. They're never put away dirty. Sometimes, firefighters are gathered around, preparing to greet kids for a party. Sometimes I  hear the sirens as they head out to … Continue reading Supporting your first responder, workshop for partners of firefighters, police, paramedics and SAR volunteers, Thursday, June 2, 7pm

Photo of the Week from guest contributor Paul Cumin. Who else wants to play?

you guys seeing this? Paul asked on Facebook. The utter gorgeousness of his photo prompted me to save to my desktop, and switch up our Sunday Photo of the Week schedule, so that a random guest contributor could get a look-in, alongside our dedicated and most wonderful regular correspondents. Interested? Tag your photo on Facebook … Continue reading Photo of the Week from guest contributor Paul Cumin. Who else wants to play?

Book Review: Buffalo Shout, Salmon Cry

This review of Buffalo Shout, Salmon Cry: Conversations on Creation, Land Justice and Life Together was written by Pemberton's Paul Cumin and appeared in the Mennonite Brethren Herald this month. It is reproduced here with their (and Paul's) permission. Paul notes that the book features an outstanding contribution by Stl'atl'imx scholar Peter Cole. Paul warns … Continue reading Book Review: Buffalo Shout, Salmon Cry