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24 June, 2020
Being the Church when we can’t be in the church

To be honest, it astounds me that every Sunday morning I drop what I’m doing to log into Facebook in time for the first hymn, and to see the comments scroll by full of hello's from all the people in my congregation. W...

19 June, 2020
Forgiveness, the Church’s best kept secret

If we journey the path of forgiveness, the world will notice and be drawn to the irresistible grace of God that leads to reconciliation, writes Chris Pullenayegem.

19 June, 2020
More profiles of ministry pivots in the pandemic

We’re publishing some examples of Christian groups trying new things in the pandemic, but we didn't have room in our Jul/Aug print issue for all the great stories. Here's one in Surrey and one in Toronto that you can ...

19 June, 2020
2020 May/Jun Table of Contents

Theme for this issue: "God's gift of community." Which selected articles will be posted online, and when? Check here to find out.

17 June, 2020
Books & culture: 5 reviews from May/Jun 2020

Bloody, Brutal, & Barbaric: Troubling War Texts (W.Webb & G.Oeste); Craft, Cost & Call (P.Paddey & K.Stiller); The Unknown God: A Journey w. Jesus From E. to W. (M.P. John); Wonderlove (Jeremy Benjamin); A Better Man ...

15 June, 2020
Dear church, about living on $2,000 a month or less

I’m not receiving CERB, but I’ve lived on the equivalent, or less, for most of my adult life. I’m used to bringing this sometimes-difficult part of my life to church. Some Christians are still adjusting to this. Here’...

12 June, 2020
Creative lockdown ideas

Using our imagination can help us be more ready to love our neighbour when pandemic restrictions return.

10 June, 2020
Reopening our homes and churches – and our hearts

We can tweak as we reopen our homes, our churches and our families, and even our hearts.

08 June, 2020
Virtual realities

There are barriers to singing corporately over the internet. Maybe that tells us something important.

05 June, 2020
No more drumming up peace

We cannot move ourselves to the place of no fear. But the good news is that God can, writes novelist Serenity McLean.

02 June, 2020
Christian in the collapse?

Phil Wagler calls us to lament and repent; receive the gospel; love Jesus more than our politics; stop reducing church to a room; live small in a big way; and speak up.

01 June, 2020
A place to go for the marginalized in downtown Ottawa

St. Peter & St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Ottawa offers a weekly meal and a safe place. During COVID-19 they began distributing bagged meals every Friday evening.

29 May, 2020
Pandemic relieves us from the burden of producing results

Now is the time to be grateful for what we have, to appreciate beauty in small things, and to acknowledge the transitory nature of everything in our experience, including our very lives, writes Doug Koop. 

25 May, 2020
Winnipeg churches help fund faith reporting

New model invites donations and increases religious coverage

25 May, 2020
Viral church

Spreading love, good words and deeds in Jesus’ name