Leading Requires Listening

Jeffrey P. Greenman is president and professor of theology and ethics at Regent College


Freeing the Enslaved: Ed Wilson

Ed Wilson is executive director of International Justice Mission Canada


Reaching Across Social Lines

Angela Draskovic is president and CEO of Yonge Street Mission in Toronto


Q & A With John Liira

Lead pastor at Highway Christian Fellowship in Sidney, B.C.


Meet Alberta Pastor Dion Mitchell

Lead pastor at Claresholm Pentecostal Assembly


Leading from a Place of Humility

David Hearn is president of the Christian & Missionary Alliance in Canada, a movement of churches seeking to be "transformed by Christ, transforming Canada and the world."


Q & A With James Kim

Pioneers Canada is a church-planting mission organization.



What kinds of people are leading Canada's evangelical institutions? Find out in these brief chats with leaders of organizations and congregations affiliated with The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada. This series launched in May 2012.

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Canadians feeding the world

Jim Cornelius is executive director of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank. (Nov/Dec 2017)

Witnessing and serving

Fred Weiss is executive director of Calgary-based Samaritan's Purse Canada (SPC) and the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association of Canada (Sept/Oct 2017)

Standing with the persecuted

Doug McKenzie is chief executive officer of The Voice of the Martyrs Canada (VOMC), a charity devoted to encouraging, helping and loving persecuted Christians (Jul/Aug 2017)

Compassionate care for women

Dr. Laura Lewis is the executive director of the Canadian Association of Pregnancy Support Services (CAPSS) (May/Jun 2017)

Serving a changing Quebec

Stéphane Couture is pastor of Église évangélique baptiste Renaissance, Quebec City (Mar/Apr 2017)

Equipping for a changing church

Stephen Andrews is principal of Wycliffe College, an evangelical Anglican graduate school of theology at the University of Toronto (Jan/Feb 2017)



Helping people be well

Mark Vander Vennen is executive director of the Shalem Mental Health Network, a counselling network that journeys with people and communities toward emotional health and mental wellness (Nov/Dec 2016)

Helping charities do things right

John Pellowe is chief executive officer of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities (CCCC), the largest association of Christian charities in Canada (Sept/Oct 2016)

Empowering writers and editors

Ruth Thorogood is executive director of The Word Guild (TWG), a national association that organizes and serves “any Canadian who communicates through the written word, who has a Judeo-Christian worldview.” (Jul/Aug 2016)

Equipping men for impact

Kirk Giles is the president of Promise Keepers Canada, an organization whose vision is to “Leave no man behind: To see every man become, grow, and live as a disciple of Jesus Christ.” (May/Jun 2016)

Serving on bended knees

Antoine Amico is president of danAsheba Ministries, a prayer ministry based in Longueuil, Quebec. (Mar/Apr 2016)

Caring for international students

Yaw Perbi is president of International Student Ministries Canada, a ministry that focuses on international students and scholars at Canadian universities and colleges. (Jan/Feb 2016)