Monthly Archives: May 2011

New Staff Member Joining the CCCC Legal Team

CCCC is pleased to announce that Barry W. Bussey will be joining our staff as Vice-President Legal Affairs beginning July, 2011. Barry is a native of St. John’s, Newfoundland. He studied Theology at Canadian University College in Lacombe, Alberta as well as law at the University of Western Ontario. Barry… More

Ancestral roots in Paisley, Scotland

This entry is part 26 of 36 in the series Sabbatical.

I’m in the part of my sabbatical now where the board suggested taking some personal time, so this is a lengthy post about a visit to the home of my ancestors. In late April 1821 John Neilson and Arthur Lang, along with their spouses and four children each, joined with… More

Edinburgh: Castles, churches and cellars

This entry is part 25 of 36 in the series Sabbatical.

Edinburgh’s closes If you lived in Edinburgh more than, say, 300 years ago, chances are good that you’d have lived a pretty miserable life. You, your spouse, and your eight to ten kids would be living in a one room house in a tenement situated on a close. A close… More