Shellbacks met at Mimico Cruising Club for their annual pre-Christmas luncheon. Delicious food, carol singing, companionship, and conversation. Thanks to all who contributed so much to the setup, auction, and managing the event.
Paul shared experiences and photos of his recent trip to the Holy Land.
Paul started his tour in the north of Israel, near the Syrian border, and showed images of historic and religious sites, working southward to south of Jerusalem. Along the way, Paul pointed out the religious significance and role in Biblical prophesy of many locations.
About Paul Lamont
Paul graduated from University of Toronto in 1978 with majors in Biology and Psychology. He has numerous diplomas from George Brown College and the University of Southern California, Berkley. He also has certification in Financial Planning.
Paul worked for City of Toronto in water supply, starting in production and treatment. He retired after 32 years while being responsible for the managing of the distribution system.
He has been running an after-school club for children 3 to 7 years old for the last 35 years. Some of the children have special needs. At other times, he teaches teenagers.
He is a Bible scholar with a special interest in the Old Testament.
Paul has sailed for over 50 years on many different boats. He has his advanced certification and was a CYA international sailing instructor. He now mentors newer sailors at Lakeshore Yacht club. Currently, he sails a 7.70m Bavaria yacht which he has been fine tuning for 12 years. He is almost finished with the work.
In 2017 Paul helped deliver a boat from New York to Toronto.
Today, Paul will give us impressions of the four seas of the Israel, among other impressions he derived on a recent trip to the Holy Land.
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