Category Archives: Women in Focus

Wander and Wonder

Apparently, when I was 3, living in Edmonton with my parents, I wandered out of my room, opened the front door and sat myself down on the front stoop to watch the thunder storm as it rolled through the neighbourhood. … Continue reading

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An Honest Appraisal

Today the BC Yukon Women in Focus met in White Rock for their annual Autumn Celebration. Everything was perfectly arranged, the technical side of things worked well, there was sewing, singing, an inspiring message, great food, sweet conversations and a chocolate … Continue reading

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Dignity. What Does it Matter?

What comes to mind when you hear the word dignity? For me, it evokes a sense of worth. I think of REED’s acronym, Resist Exploitation, Embrace Dignity, indicating an intentional fostering of worth in prostituted women and girls, where the … Continue reading

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Great White North

I don’t know very many people who have been to Yellowknife, let alone live there. Last weekend, all that changed! Women in Focus offers three workshops that we bring right into your own community. They are: Gifted and Called, Empowered Through Spiritual … Continue reading

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3 Days at Techny Towers

Often when I travel to meetings, I don’t see much of the area because we are working hard around tables trying to make the best use of time. Flights are costly and I am ever aware of the generosity of … Continue reading

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