December 6, 2013
A globalized church in a globalized world finds itself present at the meeting of many different cultures—both at home and in mission around the world. Navigating and flourishing in intercultural contexts takes skill, knowledge, and sensitivity—so having a little extra help is always welcome.
The Canadian Churches' Forum is ready to offer that help in the form of two programs: Deepening Understanding for Intercultural Ministry (DUIM) and Learning for...
November 22, 2013
[Anglican Church of Canada press release] This Christmas season, take some time out from stress with “In days to come,” a series of Advent devotional podcasts available soon from the Anglican Church of Canada.
General Synod’s partner this year is St. Benedict’s Table, an arts-centred Anglican community in downtown Winnipeg.
“Our Lent and Advent...
November 8, 2013
This Christmas season, take some time out from stress with "In days to come," a series of Advent devotional podcasts available soon from the Anglican Church of Canada.
General Synod's partner this year is St. Benedict's Table, an arts-centred Anglican community in downtown Winnipeg.
"Our Lent and Advent podcast series have not only provided the church with excellent material for seasonal reflection, but they've given...
October 25, 2013
Many Anglican parishes across the country face the question of what to do with aging church buildings–churches and parish halls that have structural problems, waste energy, and are just too big for congregational needs.
Three Anglicans will be sharing the stories how their congregations tackled these problems at a conference in Ottawa on Oct. 26 called Mission Building: Regenerating faith property for faith missions with community partners.
October 1, 2013
Delegates from cities across Canada and the US will gather in Phoenix, Ariz. next week to discuss issues facing First Nations people living in urban areas.
The gathering—an annual event called Urban Network—will host panels and workshops on topics including leadership development, mental health in youth and young adults, worship and prayer, and teaching of tradition and language.
The Rev. Canon Virginia Doctor, General Synod's Indigenous ministries...