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Help your kids embrace the faith

4/20/2018
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Trading in picture-perfect faith for authentic experience with Jesus BY REBECCA GREGOIRE LINDENBACH Patrick grew up in the perfect Christian family. His dad was on the elders’ board, his mom ran all the fundraisers, and the kids volunteered to help with summer camp community programs. They led small groups in their home, sent their children to youth conferences and did family devotions together at dinner. When Patrick went off to university, he got involved in drinking, drugs, sex and even...

Duration:00:07:23

Youth Inspire Me - Interview with Renee Embree

4/17/2018
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Renee Embree discusses youth culture today and plans in Atlantic Canada

Duration:00:18:57

The Humboldt Bronco Hockey Tragedy and how the Church can respond

4/13/2018
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An interview with Dave Wells, general superintendent of The Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada (PAOC). He is also a sports chaplain, and served as Canadian chaplain for the Olympic Games for multiple years, most recently in 2016, the Pan Am Games and the Commonwealth Games where he joined us by Skype from Australia’s Gold Coast. Dave spoke with us about the Humboldt Hockey tragedy, the nature of chaplaincy work in times like this, and how faith and the Church can help in times of tragedy.

Duration:00:17:49

Sexual Ethics with Aimee Patterson

4/12/2018
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AIMEE PATTERSON PhD is a Christian ethics consultant with The Salvation Army Ethics Centre in Winnipeg. She spoke to Faith Today about sexual ethics in the Church, what pastors need to watch for and the #metoo campaign. Read Aimee's Faith Today Article at: http://digital.faithtoday.ca/faithtoday/20180102/MobilePagedArticle.action?articleId=1276036&app=false#articleId1276036

Duration:00:22:46

Politics and Faith: An interview with Preston Manning

4/9/2018
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An interview with Preston Manning

Duration:00:22:02

Don't Turn From The Suffering

4/2/2018
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What we learn as we walk with people in distress. By: Doug Koop A big part of my job as a spiritual health practitioner is to stay attuned to the suffering. Every day I encounter patients and family members enduring multiple types of personal distress – physical, emotional, spiritual. People who require hospital care almost inevitably find themselves struggling to come to terms with any of a variety of uncomfortable realities. In a word, they suffer. Read the article and more at:...

Duration:00:12:01

Brazil - A New Force In Mission

3/29/2018
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Brazil is huge. A population of two hundred million live in a land mass slightly smaller than the United States or China. It’s Amazon basin, over seven million square kilometers is rich in unexplored terrain, home to more than a third of known species, expansive as “lungs” of the globe, its seeming endless river winds its way from the mountains of Peru, some 6,992 kilometers to the Atlantic Ocean. A country of over one hundred and fifty languages among 450 tribes, this country gives up...

Duration:00:09:05

Science and Faith in Canada

3/26/2018
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An interview with Janet Warren, president of the Canadian Scientific and Christian Affiliation

Duration:00:14:48

How To Create A Great Food Ministry (Panel Discussion)

3/21/2018
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Food is central in scripture, community and restoration How can churches do food ministry well? Lots of churches provide community dinners, but how can we do that better? We speak with experts on this topic, featured in "The Healing Plate," the Mar / Apr cover story in Faith Today magazine. Jenn Arnold, founder of 541 Eatery in Hamilton; Kristine O'Brien, Minister at Trafalgar Presbyterian in Oakville, Ont .; and Amy MacLachlan, 541 volunteer and Faith Today writer. Read the Faith Today...

Duration:00:41:14

Growing Your Spiritual Life As A Couple

3/21/2018
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It doesn’t need to be only long prayers and joint Bible study. By: Sheila Wray Gregoire Read this article and more at: http://digital.faithtoday.ca/faithtoday/20170102?pg=36#pg36

Duration:00:07:24

Canada Summer Jobs grant controversy: Calvary Temple, How a maritime church is pushing back

3/14/2018
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Calvary Temple, How a maritime church is pushing back.

Duration:00:12:39

How We Order our Hearts

3/9/2018
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The trouble with do-it-yourself transformation. By: Carolyn Arends Faith Today magazine column: Go with God

Duration:00:05:10

How the Toronto City Mission is persevering in the Canada Summer Jobs grant situation

3/7/2018
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Dave Addison, executive director of Toronto City Mission discusses how the Canada Summer Jobs grant situation has impacted their ministry, and what they will do next.

Duration:00:17:00

It's Good to take a break from Tech

3/5/2018
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Dead to Distraction I had just flown into Santa Barbara and met up with several colleagues for a working dinner. While others placed their orders with the waiter, our president Chris Hall and I both pulled out our smart phones for a quick email check. I noticed a positive response on a logistical matter we’d been concerned about, so I exclaimed, "Oh, good!" Unfortunately, it wasn’t until a nanosecond after I spoke that I registered what Chris, lost in his own email reverie, had said a...

Duration:00:05:41

Youth Ministry in Canada Today

2/27/2018
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Sid Koop discussed state of youth in Canada today

Duration:00:20:36

Remembering Billy Graham

2/21/2018
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Fred Weiss (Executive director of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association of Canada and Samaritan’s Purse Canada) reflects on the amazing legacy of the beloved evangelist

Duration:00:09:06

Grace In Vietnam

2/21/2018
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"...In my travels, I look for footprints of the Spirit. Vietnam is a country of tragedy, ingenuity and beauty. These past 100 years, as the Spirit birthed a people of God, through horrors of war and still living under Marxist rule, theirs is an apostolic story. In this country of mysterious contradictions, there is a groundswell of faith. It is not always pretty and petty conflicts abound. Yet they are offset by martyrdom and fearless faith, bridging a divided world by wisdom, grace and...

Duration:00:10:36

One Church Responds To Canada Summer Job Grant Controversy

2/13/2018
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Pastor Bob Davies from Kanata Baptist Church shares his church's response to the situation

Duration:00:15:17

Dispatches From Brian Stiller - Unintended Consequences

2/1/2018
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In Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell describes a moment in time in which an idea generates such momentum that it moves forward enabled by its own critical mass. As a snowball builds up size and speed, it moves forward under its own steam. I may have just witnessed a tipping point on Jeju Island, South Korea.

Duration:00:07:14

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