Opportunities & Threats for the Canadian Church: What's Next?
"What’s next?" is a big question. We may not know the next step, but do we know the right direction... Read More..
Four Components of Disciple Making Movements
How can a disciple-making group lead to more groups and, perhaps, even to a disciple-making movemen... Read More..
Stop Training People
You are probably wasting your time and that of those you are training! Seriou... Read More..
What's Next? Hope Amidst the Mess
As we move into this next season, let’s not be surprised when things are messy or challenging. We n... Read More..
Living in Hope
We are clinging to any sign of hope. Yet, it does not take long before we realize that these hopes ... Read More..
The Relationship between Prayer & Witness
What is the role of prayer as we look to share our faith with others?
I confess my tendency wh... Read More..
Prompting of the Holy Spirit in the Early Church & our Neighbourhoods
The early believers experienced the full scope of the Spirit’s working and speaking. This sensitiv... Read More..
7 Characteristics of Effective Witnesses
Some of the most effective witnesses I've seen have surprised me. They don't look like what I imagi... Read More..
What Crime Shows Teach Us about Being a Good Witness
Growing up, I watched a lot of crime dramas and police shows and these days there are more of them ... Read More..
How the Church can make Disciples...even in a Pandemic
Disciple-Making Groups can be trained to function as small churches and can reproduce themselves mo... Read More..
When You Feel like a Failure at Witnessing
Do you ever feel like me? I know what I am supposed to do, but sometimes I feel guilty for not doi... Read More..
Being a witness to something extraordinary is nothing new. We witness the ordinary and extraordinar... Read More..
What is The Church when it is not Meeting Publicly?
What does the church look like when no one is attending? Do we identify the church by the location,... Read More..
Quebec: Presenting the Gospel to the Québécois
How to present the gospel to the Québécois without unnecessary religious trappings that can hide th... Read More..
Fleshing out Two Principles for Making Disciples
How do disciple-makers model themselves after Jesus, and how do disciples identify with the first d... Read More..
Singing and Living in Harmony
Harmony and unity are costly, yet very worthwhile. It is SO worth it. In the long run we accomplish... Read More..
3 Canadian Hymns
Looking at the lyrics of 3 Canadian hymns, and reflecting on worship through music.
"It is no... Read More..
A Community Living Toward Wholeness
“Yes, I love Jesus Christ, but I don’t go to church.”
Over the years, I’ve heard similar state... Read More..
Why Canada Needs Biblical Hospitality
Jesus demonstrated how one can balance the tension between pursuing holiness and being a friend of ... Read More..
Hospitality in the Early Church
Hospitality was one of the factors that led to the discipleship and rapid expansion of the early ch... Read More..
Hospitality in Scripture
Hospitality is a powerful practice with the potential to bring restoration and revitalization to so... Read More..
Better Together: The Story of Lazarus
Exploring the story of an East Side Kid & the story of Lazarus. Did Jesus believe in "Better Togeth... Read More..
This is our Moment
I believe that the church is the essential service in a broken world, and this is our moment. Will ... Read More..
The Bible is rich with stories of people dealing with difficult circumstances. A brief review of a ... Read More..
On Thresholds of Light and Darkness
We think— sometimes naively—that it would be a better world without darkness. On one hand, God does... Read More..
Time For God?
Encouraging fresh examinations and renewed beginnings in our relationship with the God who reveals ... Read More..
We love the stories of when God gives people new life! Here is Cristina's story...