Barrie Renewal Day Conference, March 7, 2015

Over 100 people converged on Westminster Presbyterian Church, Barrie, Ontario, for the Renewal Fellowship’s Renewal Conference and annual general meeting. The theme for the conference was “Family First Renewal”. Rev. Dr. Stephen Farris spoke to our hearts with a “God first” message, timely, since in this day, one often hears “the kids come first”, an attitude that sometimes leads to many distortions. Keeping God first puts everything else on the right track. … Read More

Korean Pastors Of English-Speaking Presbyterian Churches In Canada

After almost eight years at Bridlewood in Scarborough, Ontario, I accepted a call to St. Andrew’s, Calgary, in beautiful Alberta. In September of 2014, I decided to drive across the country to begin my new journey. Along the way, I dropped in on friends that I had met on a retreat to Florida in 2013 for Korean pastors ministering in the Presbyterian Church in Canada. Here is a brief account of their ministry. My first stop was in Kapuskasing, Ontario, where the Rev. … Read More

Renewal Day and AGM Images

Dr. Alex Douglas, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Scarborough, OntarioDr. Alex Douglas, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Scarborough, Ontario … Read More

A Lesson for the Teacher

Sweating profusely after the hot midday hike along a winding road, I carefully eased myself into the crowded and dilapidated Toyota minivan. The minibus was made for eight and had seen its better years in Southeast Asia as a taxi, but, like Abraham and Sarah, new life was being wrung out of it. Two nursing mothers and several preoccupied Muslims were my nearby companions. For the next hour, 18-20 of us lurched along the potholed highway, occasionally stopping at tattered villages to … Read More

Paris Presbyterian Church Sports Camp

Sports Camp is a mission on the move. Through sports, the leaders strive to emulate the work of Jesus by focusing on building relationships and leading by example. This is the model of ministry that Sports Camp has been built upon. Every time there is interaction with someone, that person is being influenced. Our influence is dominated by our actions. Certainly, a week at camp allows for a lot of interaction. The goal at Sports Camp is to make all of our actions intentional, actions that reflect Jesus. So how do we use that opportunity? … Read More

Glenbrook Upward Soccer Camp

This past summer, the eyes of the world were watching the World Cup of soccer in Brazil. The names of Maynard, Messi, and Rooney, if they were not already known, became even more well known as they played in soccer stadiums across Brazil. With each day’s coverage, the CBC usually had a panoramic view of the city of Rio de Janeiro, including the famous statue of Jesus Christ with His arms outstretched over the great city. What does soccer (or football to most of the world) and Jesus Christ have in common? … Read More

Page 4 of 43«123456789»...Oldest »

Switch to our mobile site