Magazines 2018 Nov - Dec 2018 Nov/Dec Table of Contents - Vol 36 No 6

2018 Nov/Dec Table of Contents - Vol 36 No 6

31 December 2018 , 2018 Nov - Dec

When People Walk Away. A call to meaningful engagement with those who have turned away from the faith

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FT interview: One on one with Toronto church planter and author Darryl Dash

Why people stop believing: And what we can do about it. By Paul Chamberlain

The rich history and profitability of church cookbooks: A tried and true fundraising tool, church cookbooks provide a living history. By Alex Newman

Generational change in church: Biblical advice for immigrant congregations and beyond. By Craig A. Smith. Disponible en français comme Gestion du changement générationnel au sein de l'église, traduit par François Godbout

Is a clergy crisis coming? How to prepare for the coming shortage of pastors. By Patricia Paddey

Ontario doctor develops aids clinics in Canada and Lesotho: From bracelets of hope to mobile clinics. By Philip Maher

A memorandum of unity: Denominational alliances that benefit the wider Church. By Richelle Wiseman

How christian campus groups help youth grow: Across Canada, the faith of youth is fed through campus groups. By Ilana Reimer

Aid agencies look back and ahead: Successes and challenges of 2018 and beyond. By Robert White

In each issue

Behind the scenes: Seeing God at work: He is faithful whatever else changes. By Karen Stiller and Bill Fledderus

Talking points:Letters to the editor, Milestones, New audio podcasts, New website posts, New webinar videos

Kingdom matters

  • Hope Awaits North Bay homeless shelter
  • Trinity Western University introduces online radio station
  • Inspiring ideas
  • Christian artist wins prestigious mentorship award
  • Curriculum empowers youth to fight sexual exploitation
  • Flourishing Congregations Institute invites churches to national survey
  • Reach Beyond ministry builds new studio for ministry use
  • Note worthy

By the numbers: Foster care and adoption

Church in community: Feeding students, no strings attached 

The gathering place: Accommodating religious difference.We begin by admitting there is no neutral ground. By columnist Bruce J. Clemenger

News from the EFC: Strategy to end human trafficking. Court appeal on assisted suicide referral. And more.

Go with God: Purpose over preference.  How do we decide what is essential in corporate worship? By columnist Carolyn Arends

History lesson: Winding roads. Mennonite pioneers on the Grand River. By columnist Kevin Flatt

Business matters: Men and women in the workplace. #metoo #canwebefriends. By guest columnist Angie Redecopp​

Religion watch: Dashed predictions. Ten years of unpredictable changes in the Unification Church. By columnist James A. Beverley

Global village By columnist C. David Donaldson

  • Ex-muslim movement grows
  • Reprieve in Sudan
  • Muslim region coming to Philippines

Books & culture: Reviews

  • The Scandal of Evangelism By Elmer John Thiessen
  • Institutional Intelligence By Gordon T. Smith
  • Every Job a Parable By John Van Sloten
  • The Year of Less By Cait Flanders
  • Artwork by Yisa Akinbolaji

Christ & culture in Canada: Lessons in free speech. From Jordan Peterson and Donald Trump. By columnist John G. Stackhouse, Jr.