Monthly Archives: May 2018

Celebrating that You Can Dismember Your Unborn Child? What’s this World Coming To?

By the looks of this picture you would think these women are celebrating that their favourite sports team is crowned champion. No, sadly, they are rejoicing that they can abort their unborn child. Maybe you saw the headlines on CBC, … Continue reading

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Dream Small – Josh Wilson

A reminder that people’s lives can be changed by small acts of service — dream small!

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Nicaragua: It’s no longer safe for Lutheran Church — Canada to send mission teams and other representatives to Nicaragua

The following is a message from the Lutheran Church-Canada Committee on Missions & Social Ministry Services: Dear faithful friends of the Lord’s work in Nicaragua It is with deep regret that we inform you of a dire circumstance with Iglesia … Continue reading

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The Global Leadership Summit: August 9-10 or October 18-19, 2018

It’s time to register for the Global Leadership Summit.  Join Simon Sinek, Angela Ahrendts, Craig Groeschel and 11 more world-class speakers for two days of fresh, actionable and inspiring leadership content at a convenient location near you. You don’t want … Continue reading

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Let’s Be Disciples — A Children’s Booklet

Let’s Be Disciples is the latest kid’s booklet released by Lutheran Hour Ministries.  In Let’s Be Disciples, we follow little Georgina as she tells her friends what it means to be Jesus’ disciple sent into the world to share the … Continue reading

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You Lost Me. Why Young Christians are Leaving Church … And Rethinking Faith – David Kinnaman

Close to 60 percent of young people who went to church as teens drop out after high school. Now the bestselling author of “unChristian” trains his researcher’s eye on these young believers. Where Kinnaman’s first book unChristian showed the world … Continue reading

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God Works in Mysterious Ways: One Korean Woman Learns of Christ through Her Torturer

The Voice of the Martyrs Canada May 2018 edition tells the story of a North Korean woman who first learned of Christ through her torturer. The Voice of the Martyrs reports that “About 30,000 of North Korea’s estimated 100,000 Christians … Continue reading

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30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World — May 15-June 14, 2018

You are invited to spend the next month praying for your Muslim neighbour, friend, family member, co-worker and classmate. 30 Days of Prayer is an annual worldwide call for prayer for Muslims.  There is an unprecedented number of Muslims who … Continue reading

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Are You Planning A Short-term Mission Trip? Have You Purchased Travel Insurance for Your Team?

As you make plans to send a team on a short-term mission trip, have you purchased travel and liability insurance?  If not, you should talk with the insurance provider for your congregation. If your congregation is a member of the … Continue reading

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“I Can Only Imagine” — Take An Unchurched Friend to See this Movie

It’s the song that brings ultimate hope to so many … often in the midst of life’s most challenging moments. Amazingly, the song was written in mere minutes by MercyMe lead singer Bart Millard. In reality, those lyrics took a … Continue reading

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