© 2023 The Journalist. All rights reserved.

September 10, 2019

FULLER THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY PREPARES TO MOVE 

In Trust Magazine, Spring 2019

by Alex Newman


There's a small box at the edge of the sidewalk in front of an impressive Arts and Crafts building in the middle of Pasadena, California. It’s stacked full of Fuller magazines. Ev...

August 6, 2019

Each spring I am drawn back to Charleston, South Carolina, my home for five blissful years in the early 1980s. I’ve watched with sadness as marketers, with their brittle clichés, extol the city’s beauty and history, forgetting that women and men have shaped these thing...

August 5, 2019

“Can you hear that,” asks Joanna Morrison (BMus 89) as she holds the phone away from her ear. Across 13000 km of fibre optic cable comes the distinctive sound of African voices raised in song, as a truckload of pastoral students rumble home after a day of evangelizing.

...

August 5, 2019

March 11, 2011 Alex Newman Special to the Star

Fantasy: Your home is on the cover of a national shelter magazine, a beautiful haven of rest, a palace of fun for family and friends. Even your pets — well behaved and beautifully groomed — love and respect it.

Reality: Two...

August 5, 2019

Special to National Post Feb 3, 2012 – 10:07 AM ET | Last Updated: Feb 7, 2012 1:34 PM ET

By Alex Newman

We give them birthday presents, sign their names on cards and letters and talk to them over the phone. Pets are such a significant part of Canadian life, we spend upw...

July 4, 2019

By ALEX NEWMAN

Special to the Star

Thu., March 24, 2011

For one brief shining moment this past week, it seemed that spring might be here. That few days of warm weather is just enough of a tantalizing promise to whet the appetite for summer. With images of al fresco dinin...

July 4, 2019

If I were a gambling girl, I’d bet money that each and every one of us has at some time received a gift that totally blew us away. Something that shocked not only because it delighted, but because it demonstrated just how deeply the giver had thought about us.

The best...

June 18, 2019

By Alex Newman

Cottage Life, June/July 2019

“Small, simple, affordable, beautiful.” That’s what Halifax couple David Black and Heather Scott wanted in a cottage. The busy professionals— she’s a doctor, he’s a professor—purchased 31/2 acres of oceanfront just south of Lu...

May 25, 2019

Dogs are a growing part of downtown condo living. Builders and city planners are providing paws-itive input

By Alex Newman

Special to the Star

Fri., April 12, 2019​

Until three years ago, Maggi Burtt lived happily in a 450-square-foot bachelor suite with her 70-plus-pound,...

January 8, 2019

The third floor attic of author-illustrator Kevin Sylvester’s home suits him to a tee. Separated from the domestic part of the house, it has his books, music, skylights with views of the sky and trees, and a steeply sloped ceiling covered with the memoranda of his life...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Carolina Graffiti, 1979

May 1, 2013

1/1
Please reload

Recent Posts

September 10, 2019

August 6, 2019

August 5, 2019

June 18, 2019

Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Classic
  • Twitter Classic
  • Google Classic