Meaning of Life

A New Year’s Reflection

In the Meantime

Bill Evans

Posted Dec 30, 2006

I often remember how a former professor of mine, the late Dr. Carlyle Marney, once said in class, “most of life is lived in the meantime, and unless one learns to live life in the meantime, one is less than half alive!” What did Marney mean by that?…

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Life is about letting go

Paul T. P. Wong

Posted Aug 12, 2006

Surrounded by mountains of boxes piling from floor to ceiling, I feel like being confined in a prison of my own making. I am now paying dearly for having accumulated so much earthly goods.

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The drug experience: Satisfying the yearning for meaning and spirituality

Executive Director's Column

Geoff Thompson

Posted Mar 30, 2006

I work at the Maple Ridge Treatment Centre, a large residential facility for men suffering from substance addictions. My clients and their families come to us looking for answers, and perhaps their most common question is: Why would anyone use alcohol and drugs if they lead to severe suffering?

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