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

Subscribe today to get complete access to all articles!JanFeb 2017 cover image Faith Today

Features

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. Aussi disponible en français comme Pourquoi les gens cessent de croire, traduit par François Godbout

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.