Ethics and euthanasia

Margaret Somerville on Canada's seismic shift.

Apologetics without apology

A way forward for every Christian to talk about their faith.

War and peace and the Christian way

What's a Christian to think in times like these?

How to disagree graciously

Holding on to grace and truth when issues threaten to break us apart.

Too busy to be faithful?

Living in a nonstop, 24/7 world of demands and more demands

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In the Jul/Aug 2015 Issue

The FT Interview With Reg Bibby

Reginald Bibby, sometimes affectionately known as "Bad News Bibby," is a University of Lethbridge social trends analyst well known for his work on charting the rise, the fall – and apparently the rise again – of religion in Canada.

on the blog

The Silver Lining

The bad news is that the Canadian Bible Engagement Study tells us that Canadians aren't engaging the Bible as much as we would like. The good news is that it tells us what works to change that.

In the Jul/Aug 2015 Issue

Crucial Conversations

What they are, how to have them and why they matter so very much

In the Jul/Aug 2015 Issue

After the Massacre in Kenya

A Canadian missionary reports on the aftermath of the April attack at Garissa University College

In the Jul/Aug 2015 Issue

Quebec’s Very Own Huge and Global Church

Nouvelle Vie bucks the trends and stretches around the world

In the Jul/Aug 2015 issue

The Joy of Missing Out

This summer, here’s how to take a technology break for your spirit’s sake

In the Jul/Aug 2015 Issue

Responding to the Nepal Earthquakes

There’s a young and enthusiastic indigenous church in this damaged country

2015 Jul/Aug Issue

NewsFromTheEFC

Webinar tackles religious freedom

EFC President Bruce J. Clemenger discusses the topic of religious freedom.

Helping refugees from the Middle East

Leaders of EFC affiliates are engaged in a co-operative response to the refugee crisis in the Middle East

Evangelicals dialogue with Roman Catholics

Local church and ministry leaders, including Glenn Smith of Christian Direction, spoke about community-focused collaborative efforts.

Supporting Trinity Western in Ontario court

The case involved a law school proposed by Trinity Western University, an EFC affiliate.

Education forum meets

EFC Vice-President Aileen Van Ginkel attended a meeting of the leaders of Canada’s Christian post-secondary schools in Winnipeg

Truth and reconciliation

EFC President Bruce J. Clemenger and Policy Analyst Julia Beazley attended the closing event meetings of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

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Q&A

Leading from a Place of Humility

David Hearn is president of the Christian & Missionary Alliance in Canada, a movement of churches seeking to be "transformed by Christ, transforming Canada and the world."

FaithTodayBlog

The All-Consuming Concern of Engaging Canadians with the Bible

Mar. 17, 2015

Despite our high view of Scripture, Evangelicals are trending away from reading and reflecting on God’s Word.

GlobalVillage

Iran Continues Harsh Treatment

DESPITE HOPES THAT Iranian president Hassan Rouhani would soften the regime’s attitude toward Christians, their treatment continues to be as harsh as it was before his election two years ago.

KingdomMatters

Teen Challenge in Quebec Changes Lives — and Diets

One million pounds of vegetables makes a difference to everyone

 

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AChurchYouShouldKnow

Spruce Grove Alliance Church, AB

Jul/Aug 2014

MessyFaith

The Christian Case for Vaccination

To vaccinate or not has become a surprising debate

KingdomMatters

Filmmaker gives ancient tales a modern twist for young viewers

Paul Plett is filming a series of Kid Shorts films

TheGatheringPlace

Choosing Between Life and Death

How to promote the sanctity of human life after the Supreme Court decision on assisted suicide

BusinessMatters

The False Gods of Business

When the marketplace seems omniscient, omnipotent and omnipresent

AtIssue

Palliative Care

...a national palliative care strategy still does not exist...

HistoryLesson

When a Hippie Meets Jesus…

The Jesus People movement brought colour and challenge to the Church in the 1970s

Christ&Culture

To Judge, to Help

Can moral judgments actually help bring shalom?

ReligionWatch

From Swedenborg to Tolle

Four insights on Christian responses to New Age spirituality