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30 June, 2020
Webinar Reopening Churches 2: What we know so far, and what we can learn as provinces reopen This interactive webinar explored where churches are as of June 30 in their reopening. Host Karen Stiller brought audience questions to Dr. Kami Kandola, chief public health officer for the Northwest Territories; Bruce Clemenger, president of the EFC; Dan Cochrane of CrossRoads Church (Red Deer, Alta.) and Roger Berg of Church on the Queensway (Toronto). 59:06
18 September, 2020
Podcast Love Is Moving magazine: The editors talk Ilana Reimer and Katie Pezzutto, the creative forces behind Love Is Moving magazine, share their vision and writing and editing lives with Faith Today editors Bill Fledderus and Karen Stiller.  22:38
03 June, 2020
Webinar Reopening Churches: Sharing ideas, advice and experience As pandemic lockdowns eased, on June 3 EFC panel guests fielded your questions. Dr. Kami Kandola, chief public health officer, Northwest Territories; Dan Godard, Victory Church, Moose Jaw, Sask.; Troy Matchett, Eglise de la Grace / Grace Church, Bouctouche, N.B.; Rick Burdett, Outreach Canada Ministries; Bruce Clemenger, EFC; Karen Stiller, host. More resources: TheEFC.ca/Covid19 45:30
14 September, 2020
Podcast The Persecuted Church Around the World: An Interview with Gary Stagg of Open Doors Canada Gary Stagg, executive director of Open Doors Canada, offers a glimpse into what life is like for the Church under persecution and the precious gift of standing together. 26:56
14 May, 2020
Webinar Karen Stiller spiritual memoir book launch - The Minister's Wife Karen Stiller is a veteran writer, editor (Faith Today) and host of the EFC Podcast. She discussed her new book, "The Minister's Wife: A memoir of faith, doubt, friendship, loneliness, forgiveness and more" (Tyndale Publishers) with Mark Buchanan, theologian (Ambrose University) and author of many books including "God Walk: Moving at the Speed of Your Soul" (Zondervan, 2020). 54:02
08 September, 2020
Podcast Stoicism Isn't Spiritual Our popular Faith Today columnist Carolyn Arends shares an intensely personal journey in this piece, about grieving the loss of her mother. 5:06
30 March, 2020
Webinar Being Church and Neighbour During COVID-19: Crowdsourcing Great Ideas Learning from each other with audience ideas and tips on how you have been church and neighbour during this challenging time. Co-hosted by Faith Today editors Karen Stiller and Bill Fledderus. 45:45
27 August, 2020
Podcast Coping with COVID: A new study reveals the coping strategies that work Bill Strom, Professor of Communications at Trinity Western University, has released a study called "Weathering Well: Relational Resilience During the Covid-19 Lockdown." 24:46
26 August, 2015
Webinar Changing Church - Aging members, rising immigration The Canadian Church is changing. What does it mean for leaders and those who attend regularly? What will our churches look like in 20 years with the current reality of aging members and rising rates of immigration? Featuring Rick Hiemstra, director of research for the EFC, an host Karen Stiller. 48:14
24 August, 2020
Podcast Hope in Crisis - Episode 4 We are in the centre of the storm, it’s difficult to know what’s coming, from where it's coming and what is coming next.
 

 

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22 September, 2015
Webinar Federal Election - Why and how to get involved Election campaigns can shape our country for years to come. Why should Christians be involved? How can we be involved? Get better equipped as a voter and church member to participate as effectively as possible within the clear boundaries of electoral rules in Canada. Featuring EFC President Bruce J. Clemenger and host Karen Stiller. 45:37
13 August, 2020
Podcast Behind the curtain with MAID in Canada David Guretzki, resident theologian and vice-president of the EFC, dives deep into the troubled waters of medical assisted dying in Canada after confronting it head-on in his wife's shared hospital room. 13:25
07 December, 2015
Webinar How can your church help refugees? This EFC webinar answers practical questions about how your church can sponsor refugees and best respond to the largest refugee crisis the world has seen since the Second World War. Featuring Doug Ward of Kanata Baptist, Debra Fieguth of "Faith Today" and Anita Levesque of the EFC refugee initiative. Host: Karen Stiller. 56:53
06 August, 2020
Podcast What does our faith have to do with our Facebook?

In this Faith Today article, writer Matthew Civico helps us reflect on the costs and and benefits of the massively popular social media tool.

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19 January, 2016
Webinar Clergy wellness - How can churches care better? What does well-being look like in a busy pastoral life that is often full of demands and ripe for burn-out? How can churches care better for their ministry leaders? Featuring Wanda Malcolm of Wycliffe College and Mark Vander Vennen of Shalem Mental Health Network. Host: Karen Stiller. 49:16
29 July, 2020
Podcast Practising the practises of our faith Writer Patricia Paddey explores some ancient spiritual practices and how she gently ushered them into her daily life and faith practice. 9:17