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Resources for the Human Sexuality Discussions in the Presbyterian Church in Canada

November 18, 2015 by Linda Shaw

There has been a request for resources that come from an evangelical/conservative point of view.
A Letter from the Committee on Church Doctrine in response to the Body, Mind and Soul Study Guide.
Video Resources: The Presbytery of Hamilton hosted a day-long forum entitled "Speaking Truth in Love: A Forum on Human Sexuality" on Saturday, January 30th, 2016. Videos are posted from presentations by Clyde Ervine, Kevin Livingston and Karla Wubbenhorst. … Read More
Print Resources: Links following the titles are where e-books or hard copies may be purchased. … Read More
Channels Articles: 13 articles on sexuality have appeared on this site in the past. … Read More

Meet Our New Executive Director

July 6, 2017 by Andy Cornell

Life has taken many twists and turns in my 54 years. Now I enter a new door: The Renewal Fellowship within The Presbyterian Church in Canada. I am honoured and humbled to be called as your executive director. My birthplace was London, England. I came to Canada as an infant and … Read More

Reflections from the Renewal Fellowship Prayer Room at General Assembly

July 6, 2017 by Nan St. Louis

Renewal Fellowship has hosted, for the past number of years, a Prayer Room during General Assembly. This reflects, since its inception thirty-five years ago, our focus on prayer for our denomination. This focus has crystallized in our “7:14” initiative, praying morning and night, claiming the promise of 2 Chronicles 7:14. … Read More

General Assembly 2017

July 6, 2017 by Andy Cornell

Commissioners to 2017 General Assembly chose neither the narrow path nor the wide avenue on the issue of human sexuality, opting instead to take a rocky road. A decision on whether to allow ministers to immediately bless same-sex marriages and begin the process to redefine marital union was deferred. A strong majority of commissioners, after several hours of debate, voted to put off a vote on recommendations 11-15 … Read More