Arrow Leadership celebrates 25 years of transforming leaders

Ministry has made leaders more "dangerous" for years


Pushing back against the ban

Voices of the Nations wins their right to sing worship songs publicly in Toronto square.


Prison ministry offers hope to inmates

Ministry has grown in impact and technology



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2017 Articles


Nov/Dec Issue

Church offers amazing grace

B.C. church's response to tragedy continues to spread blessings (Nov/Dec 2017)

Full circle schooling

New TWU student is a graduate of a school in Rwanda started by TWU alumni (Nov/Dec 2017)

My Child, My Chance

An Ontario teacher's new book helps parents make sense of the province's new sex education curriculum (Nov/Dec 2017)

Faith groups play part in getting new hospice built

Initiative to help the dying crossed denominational lines (Nov/Dec 2017)

New videos bring youth together to fight poverty

Series challenges youth with a new understanding of poverty (Nov/Dec 2017)

Cyclists hit Myanmar for fundraising trip

Adventure will benefit project for rural women (Nov/Dec 2017)

Sept/Oct Issue

Mercy Me partners with Trinity Western University

New worship arts program will equip students for music industry (Sept/Oct 2017)

Alpha launches new programs this fall

New materials for youth re-energize program (Sept/Oct 2017)

Canadian organizations fight pornography and sex trafficking

Canada ranks in top three for hosting cybersex and child sexual abuse websites (Sept/Oct 2017)

Play about persecuted Christians tours Canada this fall

Solitary Refinement reviewed as moving and informative (Sept/Oct 2017)

Emmanuel International plants trees in Malawi

Emmanuel International Canada (EIC) has a new tree-planting project in Malawi that aims to improve the health of mothers and children. (Sept/Oct 2017)

New Leaf Network builds community

Gatherings and podcast support church planters across Canada (Sept/Oct 2017)

Church serves up Kraft Dinner in Summerside

Cheesy treat brings students weekly (Sept/Oct 2017)

Jul/Aug Issue

Scripture Union spreads His story, turns 150

In synch with Canada, Scripture Union reaches its 150th anniversary this year (Jul/Aug 2017)

Church at the Beer Store

Hamilton pastor shows up each week with hope and sandwiches (Jul/Aug 2017)

PureFlix offers family-friendly streaming service

Crossroads helps bring alternative entertainment to Canadian market (Jul/Aug 2017)

Canadian academics birth Christian studies in majority Islamic nation

Only undergraduate Christian studies program available (Jul/Aug 2017)

Ministry helps couples discover marriage as God intended

Ann and Ron Mainse co-lead with Heart to Heart Marriage & Family Ministries in Burlington, Ontario (Jul/Aug 2017)

Hope for Christians in post-Christian Canada

Conference highlights positive future for the Church (Jul/Aug 2017)

May/Jun Issue

Christian labour union now has room to grow

New headquarters improves member service (May/Jun 2017)

Former pastor helps people with albinism in Tanzania

Ministry addresses little-known, widespread problem (May/Jun 2017)

New company combines faith with technology

Tech intelligence meets social problems (May/Jun 2017)

Bible Society brings Inuit translators together

Bible translators from Inuit communities in Canada, the United States and Greenland gathered in Toronto in January for the first ever Inuit Bible translation conference (May/Jun 2017)

Prison ministry continues to grow

Visitors sought as inmates seek mentoring (May/Jun 2017)

Church supports parenting

Invites experts, community to learn together (May/Jun 2017)

Sports ministries help meet gospel goals

Churches offer leagues, training and fun to communities (May/Jun 2017)

Mar/Apr Issue

Church creates garden to help women remember after abortions

Controversial project has attracted protesters (Mar/Apr 2017)

Some Canadian denominations are benefitting from immigration

New study sheds light on the benefits of global Christians landing in Canada (Mar/Apr 2017)

ARISE Ministry offers women a way out

New Presbyterian ministry on the streets of Toronto (Mar/Apr 2017)

Halifax tradesman starts toilet ministry to help children

Mission to help replace pit latrines with better plumbing (Mar/Apr 2017)

Vancouver elementary school considers innovative school design

A Christian elementary school in Vancouver proposes building a new school that would include seniors' units on top (Mar/Apr 2017)

Post-abortion support grows

A new resource tries to help women and men recover (Mar/Apr 2017)

Jan/Feb Issue

Education flourishes in Rwanda

After more than a decade improving schools throughout Rwanda, The Wellspring Foundation for Education continues expanding (Jan/Feb 2017)

Pastor launches podcast about mental health

Helping Christians get honest about depression and more (Jan/Feb 2017)

Toronto church creates a home for trafficking victims

Victims in Toronto now have a safe home (Jan/Feb 2017)

Inmates put themselves in their victims' shoes

A lack of funds is the main barrier to expanding a program that's successfully helped offenders put themselves in their victims' shoes (Jan/Feb 2017)

CIJA offers ways Canadians can help Israel

Seek Peace and Pursue it initiative gains new energy (Jan/Feb 2017)

Dunamis Army puts prayer back in evangelism

Evangelism ministry going strong in Ottawa (Jan/Feb 2017)