Welcome to Touchstone

Touchstone is a loosely linked community focused on offering, encouraging and teaching friendship in Christ to leaders in the business, political, arts and spiritual marketplaces. read more

Old Guy on the Beach (2)

My Grandfather MacLennan was an entrepreneurial blacksmith who left the Scottish Highlands early last century to look for work in Egypt, Rhodesia and South Africa. He returned to Scotland for a time and then came to Toronto to establish MacLennan … read more

Old Guy on the Beach

One lakeside morning I was imagining what it would have been like to be my advanced age and been able to say “I was one of those kids on the beach. I had Jesus’ hand on my head and he … read more

Summer Prayers

Cottages, campfires, boats, barbecues, beverages, friends and family – life giving ingredients we keenly anticipate in our short Canadian summer. But Jesus promises more – as our inner life is nurtured our vision for the world around us is enriched. … read more